Meaning

Primary

Pressure

Alternative

Stress

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The pressure power is the pressure. This can also be stress as well.

Reading

あつりょく
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Context Sentences

圧力なべをばく発させてしまいましたが、幸いケガはありませんでした。

I made the pressure cooker explode, but luckily I didn't get injured.

ロケットが大気にとつ入するときの圧力は相当なものだ。

The pressure that a rocket is under when it's entering the atmosphere is very strong.

ワニカニがベータ版から脱するよう、我々はコウイチに圧力をかけ続けなくてはいけない。

We must keep the pressure on Koichi to get WaniKani out of beta.

Kanji Composition