Taxonomy of meanings for 舍:

  • 舍 shě (OC: lʰaʔ MC: ɕia) 書冶切 上 廣韻:【止息亦同捨又音赦 】
    • DWELL
      • vt(oN)set up one's army camp; stop for the night
      • vt+prep+Ntake temporary lodging (with somebody or in a certain place); (of army) encamp at
      • vtoNspend the night in (a place); take temporary lodging with or at
      • vtoNcausativecause to dwell
    • distance covered with one over-night stay>LENGTH MEASURES
      • nmeasurethree hundred paces
      • place>DWELLING
        • ndwelling; humble home; often used by guests only for a night or two; temporary hut; humble designation of one's own home; also abstract: place to assemble and exist in; encampment (of army)
        • nfigurative(abstract:) abode, dwelling place
        • specifically>GUEST HOUSE
          • ntraditionally: any resthouse; from Warring States times onwards: popular non-official roadside guesthouse
          • vilive in a guest house
    • proper name>EGO
      • npr[post=npro1]abbreviation of Shīshè, here used in pronominal function
  • =捨 she3 康熙字典:《集韻》《韻會》《正韻》始野切,音捨。止息也,廢也,置也。
    • DISCARD
      • vtoNgive up, release; opt against, reject as a choice; give up on; set aside; throw away
      • nabactrejection (of a choice), discarding (of something one does not like)
      • vtoNN=humanreject; refuse to employ
      • vtoNpsychdiscard (oneself)
      • vtoNfigurativediscard, get rid of (with abstract N)
      • vt(oN)figurativediscard, give up (with a contextually determinate abstract N)
      • vtoNfigurativebe rejected
      • intellectually>DISREGARD
        • vtoNnegativeto neglect (something or somebody); ignore (something or somebody)
        • vtoNforget about for the time being, set aside
        • vt(oN)disregard a contextually determinate person or thing
      • an option>REFUSE
        • vt+V[0]refuse to V, give up V-ing
        • vtoNrefuse the offer of N
        • desist>STOP
          • viactdesist, give up one's ways, give up one's efforts
          • vtoNgive up on (an activity one is egaged in)
  • 舍 =釋 shi4 康熙字典:《集韻》始隻切《正韻》施隻切。並與釋同。
    • RELEASE
      • vtoNlet go, set free; let off; leave alone
    • also morally>PARDON
      • vtoNlet off and forgive; forgive (a crime); spare
      • vt[oN]let the contextually determinate person off
  • 舍 xie3 康熙字典:又《五音集韻》悉姐切,音寫。《揚子·方言》發挩舍車。
  • 舍 康熙字典:又《韻補》叶舂遇切,音戍。
  • 舍 康熙字典:又叶始賀切。