挟 (pinch) kanji
Pinch
This kanji has 9 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:pinch, between
On reading:キョウ、ショウ
kyō, shō
Kun reading:はさ-む、はさ-まる、わきばさ-む、さしはさ-む
hasa-mu, hasa-maru, wakibasa-mu, sashihasa-mu

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挟撃作戦
きょうげきさくせん
a pincer movement, an attack on both sides ☆=挟み撃ち(はさみうち)
口を挟む
くちをはさむ
put in a word, interject
親指が挟まった
おやゆびがはさまった
my thumb was caught
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