Taxonomy of meanings for 酌:

  • 酌 zhuó (OC: pljewɡ MC: tɕiɐk) 之若切 入 廣韻:【酌酒又益也挹也行也取也霑也 】
    • POUR
      • DRINK
        • LIQUOR
          • FEAST
            • MUSIC
              • CUP
                • ngeneral derived meaning: wine cup or wine ladle
              • LADLE
                • vtoNserve (wine); SHI 246: ladle out; ladle from; HANSHU uses the second graph in a literal sense
                • vt+prep+Nladle with; serve wine with
                • viactengage in ladling wine; ladle wine; ladle water
                • vtoNobject=vesselladle from (a wine vessel)
                • vtoNobject=guestladle wine for (a guest)
                • vttoN1.+N2ladle (liquid N1) for (a guest N2)
                • vt(oN)ladle from a contextually determinate container
              • THINK
                • vt+prep+Nthink for the benefit of (the people)
                • vtoNconsider carefully
              • CHOOSE
                • ACCEPT
                  • CLEAR
                      (灼然)