Taxonomy of meanings for 設:

  • 設 shè (OC: qhjed MC: ɕiɛt) 識列切 入 廣韻:【置也陳也合也識列切二 】
    • ARRANGE
        • be properly arranged>FIT
          • generalised>PUT
            • vtoNput on public display; hoist; put in place
            • vtoNmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
            • abstract>INSIST
              • vt+V[0]insist on (doing something)
              • grammaticalised: hypothetically, contrary to fact>COUNTERFACTUAL
                • vt0oS1.adS2conditionalassuming that, contrary to fact
                • generalised>IF
                  • vt0oS1.adS2to suppose hypothetically, let us suppose hypothetically(sometimes correlating with 亦 in S2)
                  • vt0oS1.adS2mathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
          • arrange for possibility of>ALLOW
            • psychologically: arrange for possibility of future action>PLAN
                • concrete>BUILD
                  • nfigurativewhat is built up as a figment of the imagination: inventions
                  • vtoNbuild (a house)
                  • feature>STRONG
                    • social>ESTABLISH
                      • vt+prep+Nfigurativemake arrangements for the conduct of N
                      • vtoNset up, establish administratively; arrange for, make preparations for
                      • vtoNfigurativemake arrangements for, make (an oath or efforts etc)
                      • vtoNpassivebe formally established
                      • vttoN1.+prep+N2reflexive.自establish (oneself) in a place N2
                      • vimiddle voicebe formally established
                      • vtoNobject=humantry to establish in good conditions; provide for
                      • enact in practice>ACT
                  • object: festive food>MEAL
                    • grammaticalised: arrange fully>COMPLETE
                      • trap>CATCH