Taxonomy of meanings for 戒:

  • 戒 jiè (OC: krɯɯɡs MC: kɯæi) 古拜切 去 廣韻:【慎也具也備也警也易注云洗心曰齋防患曰戒 】
    • WARN
      • vtoNwarn and instruct, admonish
      • nabactwarning
      • vtoN.+Vadmonish someone and say:...
      • vtoNpsychadmonish (oneself)
      • vtoNobject=behaviourgive admonisments concerning (behaviour, thoughts etc)
      • symbol of worn on hand>RING
        • announce>REPORT
          • so as to>SAFEGUARD
            • vtoNguard against mishap
            • with means>PROVIDE
              • vt[oN]to make preparations; be on one's guard
              • vtoNbe on one's guard against
          • aim of warning>CAUTIOUS
            • nabactcautionary rules, rules of circumspection
            • nabactBUDDH: cautionary rules, habitual action, habits of conduct (see also FORBID); SANSKRIT śīla, PALI sīla
            • vibe warned i.e. circumspect; be vigilant; take precautionary measures
            • vtoNbe cautious and diligent with respect to (one's own behaviour etc)
          • intensitive>FORBID
            • nab.post-Vprohibition to V
            • nab.post-VPprohibition characterised by being VP
            • nab.post-V{NUM}interdiction, prohibition 一戒
            • nabdefiniteBUDDH: prohibitions, interdictions; precepts (both for lay followers and monks)
            • nabtextprohibition
          • feel warned>FEAR
            • vtoNbeware (something)
          • generalised: issue an order>COMMAND
            • nabtextinjunction, precept; instructions
            • from high authority>DECREE
              • nabtextimperial public announcement in the form of a general warning
          • attitudinal: treat as an order>OBEY
            • nabactobedience to Buddhist precepts and prohibitions
            • vadNobedient to Buddhist precepts and prohibitions
            • specific: warning against eating>FASTING
              • viactfast (for ten days and zhāi 齋)
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