Taxonomy of meanings for 別:

  • bié (OC: pred MC: pɯiɛt) 方别切 入 廣韻:【分别 】
  • bié (OC: bred MC: bɯiɛt) 皮列切 入 廣韻:【異也離也解也説文作剮又姓何氏姓苑云揚州人皮列切又彼列切二 】
    • DISTINGUISH
      • nabactproper distinction made, segregationm also in practice as between men and women (contrast DIFFERENT)
      • vt(oN)make the relevant distinction between contextually determinate things
      • vt[oN]make distinctions
      • vt+prep+Nestablish a distinction with, establish a difference from
      • vtoN.+Vmark N out as distinct by V-ing
      • vtoNattitudinaldiscern; differentiate between; to treat as separate, to hold apart, make the distinction between
      • vtoNexplicitmark out as N
      • vtoNpassiveto be distinguished; be held apart intellectually
      • vtt(oN1.)+N2distinguish (something) from something else
      • vtt(oN1.)+prep+N2distinguish a contextually determinate thing N1 from something else N2
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2establish a distinction between something N1 and something else N2
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2causativedistinguish (oneself) from something else
      • vttoN1.+N2distinguish between N1 and N2
      • vadVfrom the point of view of distinguishing them; from the point of view of difference
      • vadNof the kind that makes distinctions> quibbling
      • nabactneutral: distinction made between things
      • stative>DIFFERENT
        • nabconceptdifference
        • nabfeaturedifference
        • vad.VtoNreference=N(verb) a different object N
        • vadNalternative, different 別名
        • vadVdifferently, in a different way
        • vi2(of two subjects) be different
        • vt(oN)be different from the contextually determinate N
        • vt+prep+Nbe different from N
        • vt+prep+Ncausativemake (oneself) different from N
        • vtoNcausativemake different, ensure that (something) becomes different> modify (note the contrast with DISTINGUISH)
        • vtoNcausativecause (oneself) to be distinct
        • vtoNstativediffer with respect to
        • vistand out as different
        • each>ALL
          • causative>SEPARATE
            • nabactdevision;
            • vadNseparated out, divided into parts
            • vadVseparately
            • vt[oN]separate off from each other, move away from each other
            • vt+prep+Nbe separate from N
            • vtoNseparate out (into its parts, or as a separate part); move apart; keep apart
            • vtoNpassiveHF 6.5.58: be properly separated; be divided from
            • specific: clothes>TAKE OFF
              • abstract>DISTINGUISH
                • nabactproper distinction made, segregationm also in practice as between men and women (contrast DIFFERENT)
                • vt(oN)make the relevant distinction between contextually determinate things
                • vt[oN]make distinctions
                • vt+prep+Nestablish a distinction with, establish a difference from
                • vtoN.+Vmark N out as distinct by V-ing
                • vtoNattitudinaldiscern; differentiate between; to treat as separate, to hold apart, make the distinction between
                • vtoNexplicitmark out as N
                • vtoNpassiveto be distinguished; be held apart intellectually
                • vtt(oN1.)+N2distinguish (something) from something else
                • vtt(oN1.)+prep+N2distinguish a contextually determinate thing N1 from something else N2
                • vttoN1.+prep+N2establish a distinction between something N1 and something else N2
                • vttoN1.+prep+N2causativedistinguish (oneself) from something else
                • vttoN1.+N2distinguish between N1 and N2
                • vadVfrom the point of view of distinguishing them; from the point of view of difference
                • vadNof the kind that makes distinctions> quibbling
                • nabactneutral: distinction made between things
                • stative>OTHER
                  • vadNother, another
                  • vadVin another place, elsewhere
              • specific: disobey>OFFEND
                • vtoNdistance oneself from
              • action>CHANGE
                • positively>SPECIAL
                  • additional>ALSO
                      • stative>PARTIAL
                        • nabpsychpartiality, non-universality
                      • action>DECIDE
                        • vtoNdecide (a matter); pass judgment on (a case)
                      • wrongly>MISTAKE
                          儒林外史:別了三個字
                    • specifically: spatial>DISTANT
                      • nabpsychproper distancing
                      • vibe far removed, be far away
                • voiced initial:LEAVE
                  • vt1post.vt2oNtake leave (for some time) from (with preceding coverb)
                  • vtoNN=placedepart from a place N
                  • FAREWELL
                    • ndeparture
                    • vtoNpart with