Taxonomy of meanings for 懼:

  • 懼 jù (OC: ɡʷas MC: ɡio) 其遇切 去 廣韻:【怖懼其遇切四 】
    • FEAR
      • nabpsychfear
      • vadNfearful, frightened
      • vibe fearful; be scared;
      • vt[oN]spend one's time being afraid of things
      • vt[oN]changebecome frightened; become scared
      • vt[oN]psychbe frightened; be afraid; [of a voice or of a person: be fearful. But this has to be moved CH]
      • vt+prep+Nstart to be afraid of; Danish: lade sige skraemme af
      • vt+V(0)be afraid to V
      • vt+V[0]be afraid that one might V; be afraid to; be afraid that one V-s
      • vt+V[0]V=passivefear to be V-ed
      • vtoNpassivebe feared
      • vtoNgradedbe afraid (of) and be on one's guard against, be fearful and apprehensive about
      • vtoNpsychfear for (oneself)
      • vtoNPab{S}be afraid that; be scared and worried by the fact that
      • vtoSbe afraid that S 懼有伏焉 "he was afraid there was an ambush"
      • vt(oN)changeget scared
      • vt[0][oS.]adVfigurativeI'm afraid???
      • vt(oN)be afraid of the contextually determinate N
      • vt[0][oS.]adV:postN{SUBJ}parenthetic - I'm afraid -
      • nab.post-V{NUM}generalkinds of fear
      • vtoSfear that S
      • causative>FRIGHTEN
        • vtoNcausativescare, frighten; inspire fear in; intimidate
        • vt prep Npassivebe frightened by
        • vtoNpassivebe frightened
      • grammaticalised, parenthetic: one fears>PROBABLE
        • vadVparenthetic: - it is to be feared/I'm afraid -
      • distant>WORRY
        • vipsychbe worried
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