Taxonomy of meanings for 厚:

  • 厚 hòu (OC: ɡoos MC: ɦəu) 胡遘切 去 廣韻:【厚薄 】
    • derived, abstract: thickness>THICK
      • nabfeaturethickness 《禮記·檀弓上》:"天子之棺四重,水兕革棺被之,其厚三寸。"《淮南子·俶真訓》:"若夫無秋豪之微,蘆苻之厚,四達無境,通於無圻。"
      • nabfigurativeextension; or: something that has an extension
      • vadN(physically) not slim, thick; undiluted, thick
      • vibe thick
  • 厚 hòu (OC: ɡooʔ MC: ɦəu) 胡口切 上 廣韻:【厚薄又重也廣也説文作𠪀曰山陵之𠪀也又姓岀姓苑胡口切七 】
    • THICK
      • nabfeaturethickness 《禮記·檀弓上》:"天子之棺四重,水兕革棺被之,其厚三寸。"《淮南子·俶真訓》:"若夫無秋豪之微,蘆苻之厚,四達無境,通於無圻。"
      • nabfigurativeextension; or: something that has an extension
      • vadN(physically) not slim, thick; undiluted, thick
      • vibe thick
      • heavy in taste>SAVOURY
        • vadNrich, tasty
      • generalised>BIG
        • comparative>SURPASS
          • abstract>ABUNDANT
            • nsubjectwhat is abundant, thick
            • nabfeatureabundance; availability of rich assets (of a state); state of wealth
            • vadNabundant, substantial (profit etc)
            • vadVabundantly, richly, generously; abundantly supplied; heavily; with abundant booty
            • vi+prep+Nbe abundantly supplied with N
            • vibe richly supplied, be abundant, lavish; be substantial; be abundant in number; be affluent
            • vichangebecome abundant, lavish; become richer in resources
            • vpostadVabundantly, in large quantity
            • vtoNcausativemake abundant; maximise; cause to be richly supplied, enrich
            • exocentric and specific: what is abundant in weight>BURDEN
              • vt(oN)putativeregard the contextually determinate N as a heavy burden
            • abstract in significance>IMPORTANT
              • vt+prep+Nregard (something N) as important, focus very much on N
              • vtoNputativeregard as important
              • putative: regard as an important person>RESPECT
                • vtoNtake seriously and respect
            • in degree>INTENSELY
              • vadNsevere, substantial
              • vadVseverely, seriously; on a serious scale
              • vifigurative: serious; substantial; considerable in extent
              • nabfeatureseriousness, serious commitment
            • specifically in wealth>RICH
                • resource>PROFIT
                  • viactbenefit others; seek benefit
                  • vtoNbe of substantial benefit to, profit substantially
              • in psychological attitude>GENEROUS
                • nabactmoral generosity
                • nabdispositiongenerosity; munificence; lavishness
                • vadNabundant, lavish; generous
                • vadVgenerously; sumptuously; richly;  amply
                • vibe generous (in temperament)
                • viactgenerous in attitude and action; be substantial (of rewards etc); be lavish
                • vpostadVgenerously, with abundant generosity; extensively
                • vt+prep+Ngradedbe more lavish, be more generous than
                • vt+prep+Npsychbe generous towards (oneself)
                • vtoNbe generous with regard to
                • vtoNcausativemake lavish (salaries etc); increase the size of