Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 2 strokes
Taught in grade 1

Search words that:
- start with 力
- end with 力
- contain 力
power, strength, strong, strain, bear up, exert
KUN:
  • ちから
    chikara
ON:
  • リョク
    ryoku
  • リキ
    riki
  • リイ
    rii
Nanori:
  • じから
    jikara
  • つとむ
    tsutomu
Written with 2 strokes
Taught in grade 1
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 1113 results)

noun
1.
force, strength, might, vigour, vigor, energy
2.
capability, ability, proficiency, capacity, faculty
3.
efficacy, effect
4.
effort, endeavours, endeavors, exertions
5.
power, authority, influence, good offices, agency
6.
support, help, aid, assistance
See also:力になる
7.
stress, emphasis
8.
means, resources

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
cooperation, collaboration
See also:ご協力
Other readings:
共力【きょうりょく】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage

noun, auxillary suru verb
effort, exertion, endeavour, endeavor, hard work, striving

noun
charm, fascination, glamour, glamor, attraction, appeal

na-adjective, noun
powerful, strong

noun
1.
(real) ability, true strength, merit, efficiency, competency
2.
arms, force
See also:実力行使

noun
1.
sumo wrestling(sumo term)
2.
wrestler, rikishi(abbreviation, sumo term)
See also:相撲取り
Other readings:
相撲【すまい】[1]
角力【すもう】
角力【すまい】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
to endeavor (endeavour), to try, to strive, to make an effort, to exert oneself, to be diligent, to be committed (to doing something)
Other readings:
勉める【つとめる】
力める【つとめる】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 1560 results)

きょうりょく
協力
Thank you for your cooperation

まいにち
毎日
いっしょうけんめ
一生懸命に
どりょく
努力
You tried very hard every day

つづ
引き続き
どりょく
努力
I will continue with my efforts

With all his efforts, he couldn't succeed

It might not be worth much, but you have my support

We have made an effort to quote our most competitive price

The law is not in effect any longer

かのじょ
彼女の
みりょく
魅力
ひょうげ
表現
Her charm is beyond description

かれ
ひじょう
非常に
どりょく
努力
しっぱい
失敗
He failed in spite of his great efforts

てん
どりょく
努力
I tried to get good marks

われわれ
我々
どりょく
努力
We have come a long way

しゅにん
主任
技師
じょしゅ
助手
きょうりょく
協力
けんきゅ
研究
The chief engineer did research hand in hand with his assistant

I can't put up with his violence any longer

かれ
彼の
ぼうりょ
暴力
まん
我慢
I can't put up with his violence any longer

かれ
どりょく
努力
せいこう
成功
His efforts were attended with success

かれ
彼ら
どりょく
努力
せいこう
成功
Their effort resulted in success

わた
私の
じょうし
上司
ほん
はや
速く
のうりょ
能力
My boss has the ability to read books very fast

わた
かれ
きょうりょく
協力
I went into partnership with him

かれ
彼の
どりょく
努力
無駄に
His efforts come to nothing

しん
自身
せいぎょ
制御
ちか
うし
失い
はじ
始める
I begin to lose control of myself