Taxonomy of meanings for 危:

  • 危 wēi (OC: ŋɡrol MC: ŋʷɯiɛ) 魚為切 平 廣韻:【疾也隤也不正也不安也魚爲切四 】
    • DANGER
      • nabstativeimminent peril, danger; state of danger; precariousness
      • vadNfraught with grave danger, doomed to disaster (as a state), endangered
      • vibe in a precarious state; be fraught with danger, be doomed to imminent disaster; be endangered; to risk danger
      • vichangeget into danger, become endagered
      • vigradedbecome (more and more) dangerous
      • vi0there is danger
      • vt+prep+Ncausativeendanger oneself in N
      • vt+V[0]run the danger of; be in danger of
      • vt+V[0]causativecause one to be in danger of V-ing; take risks in V-ing
      • vtoNexpose oneself dangerously to 危於; be in danger of V-ing (CHANGE TO vt+V)
      • vtoNcausativeexpose (someone or something) to danger; to put in danger, endanger; to jeopardise; to pose a danger for
      • vtoNcausativereflexive cause (oneself) to be endangered
      • vtoNcausativecause (oneself) to be in danger 危己
      • vtoNcausativeendanger (oneself)
      • vtoNputativeconsider as dangerous; consider to be in danger
      • vtoNputative.reflex.自consider (oneself) to be in danger
      • vtoNPab{S}be exposed to the danger that ??CHECK??
      • vtoNactrun the danger of, risk the danger of
      • v[adN]dangerous place
      • vadNconcreteunsafe, unsteady
      • precariously>HIGH
        • vadNprecariously high, high and precipitous, liable to collapse, or liable to cause people to fall down (of mountains)
        • vibe precariously high, high and precipitous, liable to collapse, or liable to cause people to fall down (of mountains)
      • physical: part of building>ROOF
        • nLIJI: ridge of the roof
      • attitude towards>FEAR
          4
        • grammaticalised>ALMOST
            9
        • CONSTELLATION
          • nname of a constellation (SHU)