Taxonomy of meanings for 動働:

  • dòng (OC: dooŋʔ MC: duŋ) 徒揔切 上 廣韻:【躁也出也作也摇也徒揔切九 】
  • dòng (OC: dooŋʔ MC: duŋ) 徒揔切 上 廣韻:【動古文 】
    • MOVE
      • viinchoativestart moving
      • nabactmovement
      • nabconcept(notion of) movement, (the phenomenon of) movement
      • viactmove about (e.g. of fish in the water). This is the general term for movement in any plane and of any kind.
      • viactmove
      • viprocessmove, shake (as the earth etc)
      • vtoNcausativecause (oneself) to move
      • vtoNcausativeBUDDH ?? cause to move > set (thoughts, feeling, the mind, dharmas, etc.) in motion
      • vtoNmathematical termCHEMLA 2003: move
      • vihave movement, contain movement
      • transitive, spatial>DISPLACE
        • vtoNcausativecause to move, move; activate, mobilise
      • intransitive, deliberate>ACT
        • nab.post-V{NUM}actaction; initiative;
        • nabactthe taking of intiatives; activation; the initiating of an action
        • viactdecide to take an action, engage in action, become active; move to act
        • vtoNtake the initiative for
        • nab.post-Nactthe initation of action by N
        • viacttake assertive action
        • NPab{nab1ant.nab2}conceptthe dimension of activity or the taking of initiative versus refusal to act or to take initiatives
        • NPabactbehaviour, conduct, demeanour
        • abstract>BEHAVIOUR
          • as a duty>WORK
            • viactwork
          • subject: acting creature> ANIMAL TAO YUANMING 群動息
      • inchoative: begin to move>ARISE
        • viprocessarise, start occurring
        • general>CHANGE
          • vichangemove from original state, budge, change slightly, change
          • vtoNeffect a change on, have a considerable impact on
          • vtoNmathematical termCHEMLA 2003: get changed, be altered
          • vtoNpassivebe moved; be changed; be made to change one's ways/mind
        • indirect>STIMULATE
          • vibe stimulated
          • vtoNmove; interfere with, touch or use
          • vtoNpassivebe touched, be psychologically affected
          • passive: be moved>FEELING
            • for one’s purpose>USE
                動筆
                • military>DEPLOY
                  • vtoNdeploy 動干戈 "use military force"
            • intransitive>GROW
              • viprocesssprout, grow
            • late colloquial “touch”>EAT