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osaeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[おさ()··]
osaeru
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osaeru

English Meaning(s) for 押さえる

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to pin something down; to hold something down; to hold something back; to stop; to restrain; to curb
  2. to seize; to grasp; to arrest
  3. to gain control of something; to govern; to keep down (e.g. information); to suppress
  4. to catch happening; to determine (important points); to find (proof); to understand

Definition and Synonyms for 押さえる

Repression a state of forcible subjugation
Synonyms: 抑え, 押さえる
Reduce narrow or limit
Synonyms: 切り下げる, 切り詰める, 削る, 削る, 引き下げる, 押さえる, 梳る, 減らす, 狭む, 狭める, 縮む, 縮める
Throttle place limits on (extent or access)
Synonyms: セーブ, 制約, 抑制, 押さえる, 限る, 限定
Rein keep in check
Synonyms: 押さえる
Circumscribe restrict or confine,
Synonyms: 制限, 押さえる, 限る, 限定
Curb place restrictions on
Synonyms: 制限, 削る, 削る, 削減, 押さえる, 縮減, 限る, 限定
Stifle smother or suppress
Synonyms: 押さえる
Hold arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance
Synonyms: リザーブ, 予約, 取って置く, 押さえる
Curb lessen the intensity of
Synonyms: セーブ, コントロール, 制す, 制する, 制御, 我慢, 抑制, 抑止, 押さえる
Blockade hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
Synonyms: ブロック, 妨げる, 妨害, 完封, 封じる, 封ずる, 封鎖, 差し支える, 差し障る, 押さえる, 拒む, 断つ, 断ち切る, 沮止, 立ちはだかる, 立塞がる, 途切らす, 途切らせる, 遮る, 遮断, 邪魔, お邪魔, 邪魔立て, 阻む, 阻害, 阻止, 障る
Dominate be in control
Synonyms: 制す, 制する, 圧する, 押さえる, 支配, 治める, 牛耳る, 統べる
Restraint discipline in personal and social activities
Synonyms: コントロール, 制御, 抑え, 抑制, 押さえる, 監督, 節度, 統制, 統御, 規制, 規律
Control a relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another
Synonyms: コントロール, 制圧, 制御, 制止, 取り締まり, 取り締まる, 手綱, 抑え, 抑制, 抑止, 押さえる, 拘束, 掣肘, 操作, 操縦, 支配, 治世, 監督, 管制, 管理, 管轄, 統制, 統御, 統括, 総監, 総締め, 総轄, 総領, 規制
Suppress reduce the incidence or severity of or stop
Synonyms: 噛み殺す, 噛み熟す, 押さえる
Control have a firm understanding or knowledge of
Synonyms: 切り回す, 制する, 制御, 収拾, 取り締まる, 押さえる, 束ねる, 牛耳る, 統べる
Defensive Measure military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies
Synonyms: ディフェンス, 備え, 備える, 固め, 固める, 守り, 守り, 守る, 守備, 抑え, 押さえる, 警備, 警防, 防ぎ, 防ぐ, 防備, 防御, 防衛, 防衛策
Suppression the conscious exclusion of unacceptable thoughts or desires
Synonyms: 制御, 圧殺, 抑え, 抑制, 抑圧, 抑止, 押さえる
Arrest hold back, as of a danger or an enemy
Synonyms: 抑止, 押さえる, 押し止める, 押し留める, せき止める, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 阻む, 阻止, 食い止める
Capture succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
Synonyms: 取り押さえる, 取っ捕まえる, 召し捕る, 引っ捕える, 引っ捕らえる, 押さえる, 拿捕, 捕まえる, 捕らえる, 捕捉, 捕獲, 捕縛
Brace support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace
Synonyms: 押さえる
Encumber hold back
Synonyms: 制御, 押さえる
Subdued in a softened tone
Synonyms: 押さえる, 静か
Stifle conceal or hide
Synonyms: 噛み殺す, 噛み潰す, 噛み熟す, 抑制, 押さえる, 押え付ける
Keep In Line control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually to one's advantage
Synonyms: コントロール, 切り回す, 制する, 収拾, 取り締まる, 押さえる, 操る, 支配, 束ねる, 牛耳る, 統べる
Attach take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority
Synonyms: 取り上げる, 召し上げる, 差し押さえる, 押さえる, 押収, 接収, 没収, 没取
Keep keep under control
Synonyms: セーブ, 抑制, 押さえる
Quash put down by force or intimidation
Synonyms: 圧伏, 封じる, 弾圧, 抑圧, 押さえる, 押え付ける, 押さえ込む
Forestall keep from happening or arising
Synonyms: 妨げる, 封じる, 差し止める, 押さえる, 押し止める, 押し留める, 禁じる, 禁ずる, 禁断, 禁止, 邪魔, 防ぐ, 防止, 阻む, 阻害, 阻止
Forestall make impossible
Synonyms: 妨げる, 封じる, 差し止める, 押さえる, 押し止める, 押し留める, 禁じる, 禁ずる, 禁断, 禁止, 邪魔, 防ぐ, 防止, 阻む, 阻害, 阻止
Curb temper
Synonyms: セーブ, コントロール, 制す, 制する, 制御, 我慢, 抑制, 抑止, 押さえる
Keep keep in check
Synonyms: セーブ, 抑制, 押さえる
Control be on top of
Synonyms: 切り回す, 制する, 制御, 収拾, 取り締まる, 押さえる, 束ねる, 牛耳る, 統べる
Arrest check the expansion or influence of
Synonyms: 抑止, 押さえる, 押し止める, 押し留める, せき止める, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 阻む, 阻止, 食い止める
Curb hold in restraint
Synonyms: セーブ, コントロール, 制す, 制する, 制御, 我慢, 抑制, 抑止, 押さえる
Curb hold or keep within limits
Synonyms: セーブ, コントロール, 制す, 制する, 制御, 我慢, 抑制, 抑止, 押さえる

Meanings for each kanji in 押さえる

push; stop; check; subdue; attach; seize; weight; shove; press; seal; do in spite of Kanji Details »

Categories 押さえる is a member of

Relation an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
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Strengthen make strong or stronger
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Throttle place limits on (extent or access)
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Circumscribe restrict or confine,
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Minify make smaller
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Suppress to put down by force or authority
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Quest express the need or desire for
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Action a military engagement
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Abstinence act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite
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Defend be on the defensive
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Prehend take hold of
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Take take into one's possession
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Interact act together or towards others or with others
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Keep keep under control
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Suppress come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
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Forestall keep from happening or arising
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Curb lessen the intensity of
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Act Upon have and exert influence or effect
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Discipline the trait of being well behaved
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Subjugation forced submission to control by others
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Know know how to do or perform something
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Suppress control and refrain from showing
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 押さえる

Conjugations for 押さえる

masu stem Form
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osae
Negative stem Form
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osae
te-form
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osaete
Negative te-form Form
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osaenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaenai
Past Indicative Form
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osaeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaenakatta
Presumptive Form
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osaeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaemasen
Past Indicative Form
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osaemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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osaemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaetai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaetakunai
Past Indicative Form
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osaetakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaetakunakatta
te-form
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osaetakute
Negative te-form Form
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osaetakunakute
Adverbial Form
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osaetaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaetara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaetari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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osaerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaerarenakatta
te-form
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osaerarete
Negative te-form Form
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osaerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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osaeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaeraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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osaerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaerarenakatta
te-form
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osaerarete
Negative te-form Form
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osaerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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osaeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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osaesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaesasenakatta
te-form
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osaesasete
Negative te-form Form
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osaesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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osaesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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osaesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaesaserarenakatta
te-form
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osaesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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osaesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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osaesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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osaesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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osaesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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osaesaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 押さえる

It causes quite a sensation when Nomo pitches a no-hitter.
People suffering from low level of blood sugar disorder, because they lack the power to suppress their emotions, get easily frightened and angry.

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