Taxonomy of meanings for 著:

  • 著 zhuó (OC: ɡ-laɡ MC: ɖiɐk) 直略切 入 廣韻:【附也直略切一 】
    • MEET
      • vt(oN)omreceive a contextually defined person as guest
    • SUFFER
      • vtoNbe exposed to, suffer (diseases etc.)
  • 著 chú (OC: ɡ-la MC: ɖiɔ) 直魚切 平 廣韻:【爾雅云太歳在戊曰著雍又直略陟慮陟略三切 】
  • 著 zhù (OC: k-las MC: ʈiɔ) 陟慮切 去 廣韻:【明也處也立也補也成也定也陟慮切又張略長略二切二 】
    • CLEAR
      • vadNclear, incontrovertible
      • vibe openly present; zhongyong: be clearly manifest
    • FAMOUS
      • vibe famous, be well-known
      • vipositivejustly famous, illustrious
    • SHOW
      • vichangeCC270: become illustrious; CC432: become well-known
      • vtoNZZ 33.1337: make manifest (oneself); celebrate publicly
      • vtoNpsychdisplay (oneself)
      • vttoN1.+N2make manifest, publicise (something N2) for (somebody N1)
      • vtoNpassivebe on show
      • vt(oN)display the contextually determinate N
    • WRITE
      • vt+prep+Nmiddle voiceget written down on 著乎竹帛
      • vtoNcommit to writing; 著所聞 "write down what one has heard"; to compose in writing; compose a record of, celebrate in writing
    • object: literary work>DOCUMENT
      • facts>RECORD
        • generalised>PRODUCE
        • 著 zhǔ (OC: k-laʔ MC: ʈiɔ) 丁吕切 上 廣韻:【著任又張慮直略二切 】
        • 著 zhuó (OC: k-laɡ MC: ʈiɐk) 張略切 入 廣韻:【服衣於身又直略張豫二切 】
          • APPROACH
            • vtoNget close to, get attached to
          • appetitively>LIKE
            • nabpsychpreferential attachments, appetitive preferences
            • vtoNshow an appetitive preference for; be attached to, be focused on, cling to mod.CH
            • vtoNcausativecause to be show an appetitive preference for; cause to be attached to; cause to be tied up with
          • putative: treat as important for oneself>IMPORTANT
            • vtoNtreat as important; emphasise
          • causative>TIE TO
            • vt+prep+Nmiddle voicebe attached to
            • vtoNmiddle voicebe attached to
          • by chance>ENCOUNTER
            • vtoNencounter, run into
          • resulting state>BE IN
            • vt0oN{SUBJ}lie
            • vtoNstativelie in the place N
          • causative>PUT
            • vt(oN)put down in (a contextually determinate place)
            • vt+prep+NN=placeplace and attach in N
            • vtt(oN1.)+N2put the contextually determinate thing N1 into the place N2
            • vtt(oN1.)+prep+N2put the contextually determinate N1 into the place N2
            • vttoN1:postvtoN2put N2 in the place N1
            • vttoN1.+N2put N1 in place N2
            • vttoN1(.+N2)put N down in a contextually determinate place
          • put on>WEAR
            • vtoNcontinuouswear (clothes)
            • vtoNinchoativeput on
            • vtt(oN1.)+N2inchoativeput on N1 on the body part N2
            • vtt(oN1.)+prep+N2inchoativeput contextually determinate piece of clothing N1 on part of the body N2
          • what something fits into>CATEGORY
            • vtoNfigurativebelong to, be attached to, pertain to; be openly present in
          • grammaticalised>WEAK VERBAL SUFFIX
            • vpostadVcontinuativeverbal complement indicating a continuous action or state
          • sentential>FINAL PARTICLES
            • ppostadScolloquial sentence final particle giving emphasis to a judgemental conclusion/apodosis (it seems to used in the way of sentence final 去 or 在 here)
            • ppostadScolloquialcolloquial sentence final particle: usually expressing a straightforward imperative; however, occasionally expressing a somewhat 'indirect' imperative and conveying the notion of strong obligation