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READING  キョウ、はさ-む、はさ-まる
MEANING  pinch
JLPT level N2 (full info & stroke order)
 
Words/compounds
きょうげき
pincer movement, pincer attack
はさみこむ
to insert
はさまる
to get between, to be caught in
 
Example sentences
挟撃
これ以上ここでもたついてると、後ろの第二関門からも増援が来て、挟撃されるかも知れねーんだぜ。
If we hang around here any longer there could be reinforcements coming from the second gate to take us in a pincer movement!
 
Lookalikes
 
キョウ、せま-い、せば-める、せば-まる 
cramped