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[りょく()]
ryoku
noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 力

noun, used as a suffix
  1. strength; power

Definition and Synonyms for 力

Force the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
Synonyms: , ,
Strength the property of being physically or mentally strong
Synonyms: , , , 強さ
Power physical strength
Synonyms: パワー, , ,
Strength physical energy or intensity
Synonyms: , , , , 勢い, 強さ, 弾み
Vigor forceful exertion
Synonyms: エナジー, エネルギー, バイタリティー, ヴァイタリティ, 元気, , , , 意気, 気力, 気勢, 活力, 活動力, 活気, 生気, 神気, , 精力, 精根, 精気, 血気
Power possession of controlling influence
Synonyms: パワー, , ,
Influence a power to affect persons or events especially power based on prestige etc
Synonyms: インフルエンス, , , , 勢威, 威光, 威力, 影響力, 権勢, 権威
Force a powerful effect or influence
Synonyms: , ,
Ability the quality of being able to perform
Synonyms: アビリティー, , , , 力倆, 力量, , 能力
Sprightliness animation and energy in action or expression
Synonyms: , , , 生彩, 精彩
Ability possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
Synonyms: アビリティー, , , , 力量, 器量, 才力, 才幹, 能力
Ability a quality that permits or facilitates achievement or accomplishment
Synonyms: アビリティー, , , , 力倆, 力量, , 能力

Meanings for each kanji in 力

power; strength; strong; strain; bear up; exert Kanji Details »

Categories 力 is a member of

Knowledge the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning
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Brio quality of being active or spirited or alive and vigorous
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Quality an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
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Property a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
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Strength the property of being physically or mentally strong
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Strength physical energy or intensity
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Intensiveness high level or degree
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Power possession of controlling influence
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Influence a power to affect persons or events especially power based on prestige etc
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Physical Phenomenon a natural phenomenon involving the physical properties of matter and energy
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 力

Sample Sentences for 力

It drew strength from the young people who rejected the myth of their generation's apathy, who left their homes and their families for jobs that offered little pay and less sleep.
This work is beyond me.
I have no strength to lift this stone.
If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible; who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time; who still questions the power of our democracy, tonight is your answer.
Television can dull our creative power.

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How come there is no mention of the "ryoku" reading?

#1 Posted by ureshii over 1 year ago


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