Taxonomy of meanings for 飲:

  • yǐn (OC: qrɯmʔ MC: ʔɯim) 於錦切 上 廣韻:【同㱃 】
  • yǐn (OC: qrɯmʔ MC: ʔɯim) 於錦切 上 廣韻:【説文曰歠也於錦切三 】
  • yìn (OC: qrɯms MC: ʔɯim) 於禁切 去 廣韻:【又於錦切 】
    • DRINK
      • nabactdrinking
      • nmbeverage, drinkable liquid
      • vadNdesigned for drinking
      • viactpropose a toast [CHANGE SYNONYM GROUP TO "GREET, SALUTE"]
      • vt(oN)drink the contextually determinate Nm; drink from Nm
      • vt[oN]drink alcohol
      • vt+prep+Ndrink from
      • vtoNdrink; drink from
      • vtoNcausativeserve wine to a contextually determinate person
      • vtoNfigurative(figuratively) drink> be exposed to 飲恨
      • vt(oNm)drink the Nm (e.g. not: drink wine, but: drink the wine in question)
      • vt[oN]inchoativestart to drink wine
      • vtoNcausativepassive or middle voice: be drunk to
      • specific object>LIQUOR
        • nmalcoholic beverage, beer(!)
      • derivation by tone change: causative> yìnFEED
        • nabactthe giving someone something (poisonous) to drink
        • vt(oN)offer drinks to the contextually determinate N
        • vtoNgive something to drink (also to horses and dragons)
        • vtoNreflexive.自give (oneself) something to drink
        • vttoN1+.vtoN2give N1 the liquid N2 to drink
        • vttoN1(. N2)N1=recipientgive somebody to drink (typically wine)
    • occasion for drinking>FEAST
      • nabactarrangements for consuming alcoholic beverages; drinking bout; feast where alcohol is served
      • viactdrink wine in social company as a formal arrangement, attend a wine-drinking occasion
      • causative>INVITE
        • vttoN1.+N2give (somene N1) (something N2) drink, invite (someone N1) fromally to drink (something N2); give a drinking party for飲鄉人酒
      • metaphorical>ENDURE
        • vtoNput up with without reacting as one naturally might, "swallow back"
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