Taxonomy of meanings for 囚:

  • 囚 qiú (OC: lju MC: ziu) 似由切 平 廣韻:【拘也繫也似由切六 】
    • ARREST
      • vtoNpassivebe arrested and detained in prison; become a prisoner
      • vtoNperfectiveimprison, incarcerate; iussive: have (someone) imprisoned/incarcerated 魯囚之
      • vtoNcontinuouskeep in prison
      • vtoNmiddle voicebe held prisoner
    • PRISONER
      • nprisoner
      • viacttake on the posture of a prisoner
      • vtoNattitudinaltreat as a prisoner
    • HOSTAGE
      • CRIMINAL
        • LITIGATE
          • LIMIT