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English Definitionto inhibit; to keep down; to suppress
Simplified Script抑制
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧˋ ㄓˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jik1zai3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
to restrain; to restrict; to keep down; or
zhìsystem; to control; to regulate; variant of

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Words With Same Head Word    
抑且yìqiě(literary) moreover; in addition
抑塞yìsèto repress; gloomy
抑或yìhuòor; could it be that...?
抑扬yìyángmodulation (rising and falling pitch); intonation; a cadence; to rise and fall (of a body floating in water)
抑止yìzhǐto supress; to restrain
Words With Same Tail Word    
控制kòngzhìcontrol; to exercise control over; to contain
限制xiànzhìto restrict; to limit; to confine; restriction; limit
法制fǎzhìlegal system and institutions
压制yāzhìto suppress; to inhibit; to stifle
学制xuézhìeducational system; length of schooling
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