Taxonomy of meanings for 市:

  • 市 shì (OC: djɯʔ MC: dʑɨ) 時止切 上 廣韻:【説文云買賣所之也周禮曰司市掌市之治教政形量度禁令大市日側而市百族爲主朝市朝時而市商賈爲主夕市夕時而市販夫販婦爲主古吏考曰神農作市丗本曰祝融作市時止切三 】
    • MARKET
      • nmarket; also more generally: the marketplace (with gates??); market settlements
      • nadVanalogyin the market
      • nadVsourcefrom the market
      • multiplicity present at>CROWD
        • person in charge of>OFFICIAL
          • surrounding settlement>CITY
            • activity at>TRADE
              • viactshop in the market, buy things in the market; do trade in the market
              • viactengage in deals, engage in trade-offs
              • vt1.postvt2+Nmake deals with N
              • vtoNmake deals with, enter a trading relation with; occasionally: strike irregular deals with
              • vt(oN)trade with, trade in (in the market place)
              • nabsocialtrading activity in the market
              • obtain throug trade>BUY
                • vtoNbuy in the market; buy; go shopping for
                • vtoNfigurativebuy the allegiance of (a possible partner)
              • causative: cause others to buy>SELL
                • generalised: aim to obtain>SEEK
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