Taxonomy of meanings for 懷:

  • huái (OC: ɡruul MC: ɦʷɯæi) 戶乖切 平 廣韻:【抱也和也來也思也亦州名春秋時野王邑漢爲河内郡武德初於相崖城置懐州又姓吴志顧雍傳有尚書郎懐叙戸乖切十二 】
    • EMBRACE
      • nan embrace, a (mother's) arms/embrace
      • vtoNhold to one's chest (normally small objects)
      • abstract>THINK
        • nabpsych(occasionally in derived meaning) innermost plans, secret plans someone is harbouring in his heart; inner thoughts
        • vtoNshow deep concern for; hold in one's heart, hold in one's mind; think fondly of, cherish in thought and action; take to heart
        • place of>CHEST
          • n(post-N)bosom (especially as repository of feelings on the one hand, and as repository for things carried along)
        • emotionally>FEEL
          • vtoNfeel in one's heart, harbour (feelings etc) 漢武帝 《悼李夫人賦》:"慘鬱鬱其蕪穢兮,隱處幽而懷傷。" 晉 傅咸 《斑鳩賦》:"慨感物以哀鳴,聲楚切以懷傷。" Xi Kang: 懷恥 also later 懷羞,
          • nominalised>FEELING
            • nabpsychcurrent emotional attitude or emotional state; emotional attachments; attitudes and sympathies
        • longingly>YEARN
          • nabpsychyearnings
          • vadNpassiveyearned-for, beloved
          • vibe full of yearning
          • vt(oN)long for the contextually determinate person
          • vtoNthink of with admiration and affection
          • vtoNstativebe mindful of, have very much in mind
        • lovingly>LOVE
          • vt(oN)love the contextually determinate object
          • vtoNbe fond of, cherish (as being one's superior)
          • cause to love oen>WIN TRUST
            • vtoNgain trust of; enjoy the trust of; enjoy the allegiance of (inferiors)
      • concrete>CONTAIN
        • vtoNfigurativecomport; contain (in a non-spatial sense)
        • vtoNstativecontain
        • object: an embryo>PREGNANT
          • vtoNbecome pregnant with (a child)
        • continuative>KEEP
          • vtoNkeep in one's possession; keep to oneself
          • caringly>SAFEGUARD
            • vtoNshow affectionate care for, treat with loving care
            • vtoNfor oneselfkeep to oneself
            • vtoNfigurativecherish as important
          • in mind>REMEMBER
            • vtoNrecall (a matter of the past) with affection
        • and move>CARRY
          • vt(oN)carry the contextually determinate thing in one's breast-pocket
          • vtoNcarry in one's arms; carry along in one's breast-pocket; put in one's breast pocket
          • vtoNpassivebe carried along in one's breast-pocket
        • causative: cause to contain and have>GIVE
          • vtoNstick into someone's breast pocket, give informally as a small symbolic present
        • RULERS OF CHU
          • RULERS OF JIN