Taxonomy of meanings for 責:

  • 責 zé (OC: skreeɡ MC: tʂɯæk) 側革切 入 廣韻:【求也側革切十一 】
    • ACCUSE
      • vtoNhold responsible; take to task; take (someone) to task
      • vtt(oN1.)+N2omaccuse a contextually determinate person N1 of (a transgression N2)
      • vtt(oN.)+V[0]accuse the contextually determinate N of V-ing
    • ASK
      • vtoNdemand to know about (possibly incriminatory facts)
    • BLAME
      • vadNdisparaging
      • vt(oN)make complaints against a contextually determinate person
      • vtoNdeclare responsible for misdeeds (without proposing legal action)
      • vtoNpassivebe blamed
      • vtoNpsychblame (oneself)
    • DEMAND
      • vt[oN]zé demand repayment of debt
      • vt+prep+Nmake demands on 責於
      • vtoNmake demands concerning (performance of duty)
      • vtoNpassivebe held responsible for, be exposed to demands
      • vttoN.+V[0]pivotdemand of someone to V
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2demand N1 from N2 責賂於鄭
      • vtoNN=hummake demands (on a person)
      • vttoN1(. prep N2)figurativeabstract: demand N1 from the contextually determinate N2
      • vtoNfigurativeinsist on finding out about; demand to fully understand
    • RECTITUDE
      • nab.post-V{NUM}obligations
      • nabsocialobligation, responsibility
    • RESPONSIBILITY
      • nabsocialresponsibility (for glory or disgrace)
      • vtoNputativehold responsible for (one's proposals); hold (someone) responsible for the execution of his duties