11 strokes

withdraw, draw in, hold back, refrain from, be moderate



Common words

  • 控えるひかえる
    to be temperate in, to refrain, to abstain, to hold back, to restrain oneself from excessive ..., to make notes, to jot down (e.g. phone number), to be in preparation for, to be in waiting for, to be soon, to be in the offing, to be in a close relationship (e.g. as a backer, etc.)
  • 控訴こうそ
    appeal to a higher court, intermediate appeal
  • 控除こうじょ
    subtraction, deduction (e.g. tax), subsidy
  • 手控えてびかえ
    note, memorandum, holding oneself back