Taxonomy of meanings for 傾:

  • 傾 qīng (OC: khʷleŋ MC: kʰʷiɛŋ) 去營切 平 廣韻:【側也伏也敧也去營切二 】
    • SLANT
      • viactslant to one side
      • vtoNcausativecause to be slanted, cause to be lowered on one side
      • vadNslanting; sidewise open
      • vt[oN]slant one's head to one side
      • understood object head, in admiration>ADMIRE
        • passive: get bent>INJURE
            • passive: military>DEFEAT
              • nabeventnominal: the overturn/ruin
              • vtoNtopple, overturn (a state)
              • vtoNpassivebe defeated; totter
          • figurative, precarious>DANGER
            • result>OVERTURN
              • nabactoverturning of a state or of a clan
              • vtoNoverturn, cause to fall down (a physical object)
              • vt(oN)figurativeslant or overturn the mind of a contextually determinate N
              • vt[oN]tend to subvert others, be subversive
              • vtoNpassivebe overturned, be diverted
              • political:OPPRESS
                • generalised>COLLAPSE
                  • vichangetilt to one side and fall
                  • vtoNcausativeoverturn
                  • viderivedlose force, cease to be operative
                • result>POUR
                  • vtoNpour out for discriminating degustation
                  • into vessel>FILL
                    • vtoNpour full (with water)????
                  • completely>EXHAUST
                      • result: complete one's life>DIE
                        • grammaticalised>ALL
                        • figurative: pour out one's feelings/thoughts>COMMUNICATE
                        • morally overturned>WRONG
                      • RULERS OF LU