Unicode/Hanzi Search: U+633E (挾)

clasp under arm; hold to bosom
Strokes (without radical) 7 Total Strokes 10
Mandarin reading xié jiā xiá Cantonese reading haap6 hip6
Japanese on reading kyou shou Japanese kun reading hasamu
Korean reading hyep Vietnamese reading xáp
Simplified Variant(s)

CEDICT Entries:

   [ jiā ]    old variant of 夾|夹[jia1]
   [ xié ]    to clasp under the arm, to coerce
   [ xié tiān lìng tiān xià ]    (expr.) hold the feudal overlord and you control the whole country
   [ xié tiān lìng zhū hoú ]    (expr.) hold the feudal overlord and you control his vassals
   [ xié daì ]    to carry along, to carry on one's person, to carry secretly
   [ xié yuàn ]    to hold a grudge
   [ xié chí ]    to seize
   [ xié chí zhǔ ]    gherao (from Hindi, SE Asian method of protest)
   [ xié ]    to provoke
   [ xié zhì ]    forced submission, to exploit advantage to force sb to do one's bidding
⇒    [ guǒ xié ]    to sweep along, to coerce
⇒    [ yaō xié ]    to threaten, to blackmail