Taxonomy of meanings for 置:

  • 置 zhì (OC: tɯɡs MC: ʈɨ) 陟吏切 去 廣韻:【安置也驛也設也説文赦也陟吏切二 】
    • PUT
      • vtoNput in place; put in their proper places
      • vtoNfigurativeput in place
      • vtoNmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
      • vtt(oN1.)+N2omput a determinate thing N1 in (a place N2)
      • vtt(oN1.)+prep+N2put the contextually determinate N1 in the place N2
      • vttoN1:postvtoN2put N2 in the place N1
      • vttoN1.+N2place (something N1) in (a place N2), put in a certain place
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2put (something) in (a place)
      • vttoN1. N2deriveddesignate the place to sit for N1 in N2
      • with someone in trust>ENTRUST
        • oneself/horses for a time>REST
          • vihave a rest, be given a rest (of horses, presumably at a relay station)
          • place for resting horses, resthouse>HOTEL
              • attelage, carts with horses kept at relay stations/resthouses>CART
            • place among one's things>BUY
              • vtoNbuy
            • physical: building>BUILD
              • vtoNset up, build (city wall etc)
              • institution>ESTABLISH
                • vtoNestablish; politically: establish (e.g. as heir apparent; a new position), institute (a new position); establish (in an old position), appoint
                • vtoNfigurativeestablish (an institution)
                • vtoNpassivebe established
                • vttoN1.+N2enfeoff a person in a place
                • vtoN.-V[0]establish N in order to V
                • vt+prep+Nestablish; politically: establish (e.g. as heir apparent; a new position), institute (a new position); establish (in an old position), appoint
                • for natural growths>PLANT
                    • in a social function>INSTALL
                      • vtoNinstall
                      • vtoNreflexive.自install (oneself)
              • prisoners from prison>RELEASE
                  • generalised put away>DISCARD
                      • intellectually>DISREGARD
                        • vtoNdisregard, put on one side