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Ichidan verb
See also: 力が入る, 1
to put effort into, to strain, to put strength into, to put forth effortbetonen, Gewicht legen auf etw

ON: リョク, リキ, リイKUN: ちから
power, strength, strong, strain, bear up, exert

ON: ニュウ, ジュKUN: い.る, -い.る, -い.り, い.れる, -い.れ, はい.る
enter, insert

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
群衆に押されないよう力を入れて踏ん張った。Parts: 群衆 (ぐんしゅう), 押す (おす), (よう), 力を入れる (ちからをいれる), 踏ん張る (ふんばる)I braced myself against the crowd.

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