Taxonomy of meanings for 結:

  • 結 jié (OC: kiid MC: ket) 古屑切 入 廣韻:【締也古屑切十五 】
    • BIND
      • vadNtied-up 結繩 "knotted string"
      • vichangebind > solidify
      • vifigurativebe bound, be tied up
      • vt(oN)tie up the contextually determinate N
      • vt+prep+Nfigurativebe tied to, be bound to
      • vt+prep+Nmiddle voicebe tied to
      • vtoNtie up; bundle together; (bind together > solidify)
      • vtoNfigurativebind, solidify ZTJ: 結性成心
      • bound, hence unchanging>ENDURING
        • so as to close opening>BLOCK
            • abstract>END
              • vtoNbring to an end; end up
              • end by making decision>JUDGE
            • general>TURN
                • object>KNOT
                  • nobjectwhat is tied up, a knot
                  • nabpsychknot> unresolved psychological condition or problem
                  • figurative>CONGEAL
                      • abstract> take shape>ARISE
                        • viprocesstake shape, arise
                  • transitive>TIE TO
                    • vadNtied-together
                    • vtoNfigurativetie together (hearts etc); tie up with; tie the marital bond of
                    • vistativetied up, tied together
                    • vtoNtie together
                    • two objects>LINK
                        • abstract>COMBINE
                            • so as to appropriate>GRASP
                                • so as to bring together as an assembly of things>GATHER
                                    • so as to create the existence of>ESTABLISH
                                      • vtoNform (relations etc)
                              • with others through action>INTERACT
                                  • positively>COOPERATE
                                    • vtoNkeep close relations with, collaborate with
                                    • group of cooperating individuals>FACTION
                                      • viactgang up, form links
                              • psychological: pent-up dissatisfaction>SAD
                                • figurative: knotty>DIFFICULT
                          • 結 ji4《集韻》吉詣切,去霽見。
                            • =髻