Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

压 (壓)

  1. verb to press
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '壓' v 1; Kroll '壓' 1; NCCED '压' 1; Unihan '壓')
  2. verb to oppress
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: Especially using the threat of military or physical force (Guoyu '壓' v 2; Kroll '壓' 1a; NCCED '压' 3; Unihan '壓')
  3. noun pressure
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 压力 (Guoyu '壓' n; NCCED '压' 9; Unihan '壓')
  4. verb to cover
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (NCCED '压' 2)
  5. verb to restrain / to control / to stabilize
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 使稳定 (Guoyu '壓' v 4; Kroll '壓' 1b; NCCED '压' 4)
  6. verb to prevail / to surpass
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 超越 (Guoyu '壓' v 6; NCCED '压' 5)
  7. verb to approach / to draw close to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 迫近; for example, the idiom 大军压境 'a huge military force near the border' (Guoyu '壓' v 3; Kroll '壓' 2; NCCED '压' 6)
  8. verb to shelve / to lay aside
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 搁置 (Guoyu '壓' v 5; NCCED '压' 7)
  9. verb to take a risk
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (NCCED '压' 8)
  10. noun fluid pressure
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Physics 物理
    Notes: (NCCED '压' 9; Unihan '壓')

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三十 志第六 五行三 Volume 30 Treatises 6: Five Elements 3 24
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十七 志第二十 五行五 Volume 67 Treatises 20: Five Elements 5 14
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷三十五    志第二十五  五行二 Volume 35 Treatises 29: Five Elements 2 10
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷五十一 志第三下: 五行二 Volume 51 Treatises 4: Five Elements 2 6
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十八 志第一百二十一 職官八 Volume 168 Treatises 121: Offical Posts 8 5
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十八 志第二十八:  輿服一 Volume 78 Treatises 31: Carriages and Clothes 1 5
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十九 志第一百〇二 輿服一 Volume 149 Treatises 102: Carriages and Clothes 1 5
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二十一 本紀第二十一: 成宗四 Volume 21 Annals 21: Chengzong 4 5
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十七 志第十七: 五行 Volume 37 Treatises 17: Five Elements 5
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十三 志第一百十六 職官三 Volume 163 Treatises 116: Offical Posts 3 4

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
压死者 壓死者 賜郡中居人壓死者棺錢 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷一下 光武帝紀 Volume 1b: Annals of Emperor Guangwu 13
晨压 晨壓 楚晨壓晉軍而陳 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 7
摈压 擯壓 擯壓窮巷 Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷四十二 蜀書十二  杜周杜許孟來尹李譙郤傳 Volume 42: Book of Shu 12 - Biographies of Du, Zhou, Du, Xu, Meng, Lai, Yin, Li, Qiao, and Xi 7
压死 壓死 其為水所流壓死 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷十 成帝紀 Volume 10: Annals of Emperor Cheng 6
压卵 壓卵 泰山壓卵 Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷七十一 列傳第四十一 孫惠 熊遠 王鑒 陳頵 高崧 Volume 71 Biographies 41: Sun Hui; Xiong Yuan; Wang Jian; Chen Yun; Gao Song 6
压杀 壓殺 盡壓殺臥者 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《外戚世家》 Houses of the External Relatives 6
压杀人 壓殺人 壓殺人眾 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九 元帝紀 Volume 9: Annals of Emperor Yuan 5
崩压 崩壓 崩壓殺數百人 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十七下 外戚傳 Volume 97a: The Empresses and Imperial Affines 2 5
压境 壓境 則城壞壓境 Book of Song 《宋書》 卷五十一 列傳第十一 宗室 Volume 51 Biographies 11: Zong shi 4
压脚 壓腳 夜夢星墜壓脚 Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷84 儒林:梁越 盧醜 張偉 梁祚 平恆 陳奇 常爽 劉獻之 Volume 84: Renowned Confucians - Liang Yue, Lu Chou, Zhang Wei, Liang Zuo, Ping Heng, Chen Qi, Chang Shuang, Liu Xianzhi 4