Taxonomy of meanings for 揖:

  • 揖 yī (OC: qib MC: ʔip) 伊入切 入 廣韻:【揖遜又進也説文云攘也一曰手著胷曰揖伊入切二 】
    • BOW DOWN
      • viactgive a salute with a ceremonious bow
      • vt+V[0]causativebow slightly as invitation for Ving (e.g. slightly lower one's head in a certain direction in order to signal that the addressee is supposed to sit down)
      • vtoNbow to (somebody)
    • YIELD
      • LOOK DOWN
        • HOLD
          • HUMBLE