Taxonomy of meanings for 共:

  • gòng (OC: ɡoŋs MC: ɡioŋ) 渠用切 去 廣韻:【同也皆也渠用切一 】
  • gōng (OC: koŋ MC: kioŋ) 九容切 平 廣韻:【共城縣在衞州又渠用切 】
    • TOGETHER
      • vadVtogether, in cooperation with each other; together with (someone)
      • vpost-.VtoN:adVtogether
      • vt(oN.)adVto V together with the contextually determiante N
      • vt(oN1)ad.Vt+N2reference=objectto V N2 together with the contextually determinate N1 as the second object V-ed
      • vt[0]oN.postadVtogether with (postposed)
      • vtoN.adVtogether with N to V
      • action>COOPERATE
        • viactcooperate (with plural subject: should perhaps be vi2 or better vi{2}
      • cause to be together>GATHER
        • vtoNOBI: gather together, assemble
    • grammaticalised>ALL
      • vadVquantifierall the subjects; the whole lot of the subjects at the same time
      • vad.VtoNall the objects
      • specific>WITH
        • vt(oN.)adVV with a contextually determinate person
        • vtoN.adVV together with (coverb usually introducing the object of a bi-direction speech act)
        • vtoN.adVhostileagainst
        • action>SHARE OUT
          • vtoNshare (facilities, power or resources etc) with; supply (the needy)
          • vtoNpassivebe shared
    • =恭RESPECT
      • nabacthumble respectfulness, humility, humble politeness; polite correctness in behaviour
      • vadNrespectful
      • vadVrespectfully
      • vt[oN]show one's humble respect as required by etiquette; be respectful and polite
      • vipsychhave a deeply respectful or reverential attitude to others
      • vtoNcausativeensure that (someone) is polite and respectful, ensure that (someone) shows humble politeness
      • vtoNpsychshow polite respect to (oneself)
      • vtoNshow obedient respect for
      • viact respectfully
      • viact respectfully
      • vibe respectful (of demeanour)
    • =供PROVIDE
      • vtoNprovide for (the wants of someone etc.)
      • vtoNmiddle voicebe provided
      • vttoN1(.+prep+N2)provide N1 for the contextually determinate N2
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2provide N1 for N2
      • HAND UP
        • vtoNprovide and hand up
        • nmofferings
        • nabactthe handing up
        • FEED
          • vtoNsupply (the needs of someone); supply superiors with necessities, deliver (goods)
          • vtoNfigurativenourish religiously through worship 供養
    • =gǒng 拱BOW DOWN
      • viactfold hands respectfully in the Chinese fashion as a sign of respect; fold hands (and do nothing)
      • vadVwith hands folded in a relaxed manner; hands down, effortlessly, without making any special effort;
      • vtoNbow to
    • =hóng 洪GREAT