Taxonomy of meanings for 戰:

  • 戰 zhàn (OC: tjans MC: tɕiɛn) 之膳切 去 廣韻:【懼也恐也又姓之膳切二 】
    • BATTLE
      • nab.post-V{NUM}acta battle
      • nabactwarfare
      • nadNbattle-
      • vadVin battle
      • viactengage in battle, give battle; be professionally engaged in an act of warfare [NB: giving battle is not a vi2. The use of 戰 with two subjects is actually not very common.]
      • vt+prep+Nmutualto engage (someone) in battle 與X戰
      • vt1post.vt2oNgo to war against; go to battle against; wage war against
      • vtoNcausativecause (the people etc) to fight, send into battle
      • vtoNcausativebe made to go to battle
      • vtoNpassivebe gone to battle with
      • vi2actengage in battle with each other
      • nabactbattle
      • abstract: general>WARFARE
        • nabactwarfare
      • personal>FIGHT
        • nabactgoing to battle; fighting it out; warfare
        • vadNdesigned for fighting
        • vi2engage in military work; (abstract:) be in conflict with each other; engage in military struggles
        • vtoNcausativecause to fight each other
        • viactgive battle
        • vtpost-.VtoNfight against
      • reaction>FEAR
        • vishiver with fear
        • vtoNfear intensely
        • symptom>TREMBLE
          • vadNtrembling, shivering
          • vi.redtremble all over
          • vitremble (out of fear or reverential awe)