Taxonomy of meanings for 累:

  • 累 lèi (OC: rols MC: lʷiɛ) 良偽切 去 廣韻:【縁坐也良僞切一 】
    • ENTANGLE
      • nabfactualread lěi: trouble, entanglement; encumbrance; complications; disastrous entanglements
      • vtoNread lěi: entangle, perturb; encumber
      • vtoNpassiveread lěi: be encumbered and entangled by worries
      • vtoNpsychread lěi: entangle (oneself)
      • vtoNpsychread lěi: entangle (oneself)
      • nab[.post-N]reflexiveentanglements [for oneself]
      • nabfigurativehassle, trouble, complications
      • nominalised>BURDEN
          • polite: what one is burdened with, including family>PROPERTY
            • of regular duty>WORK
                • abstract>EFFORT
                    • resultative>TIRED
                      • vi???? [LAO]
                      • vichangebecome tired
                      • vilate colloquial, post-Han: tired
                • self-deprecating: "burden someone with">GIVE
                  • vtt[+N1.]oN2polite circumlocution: encumber you with, turn over to you, i. e. give
                • generalised>DAMAGE
            • 累 lěi (OC: rolʔ MC: lʷiɛ) 力委切 上 廣韻:【説文曰増也十黍之重也力委切六 】
              • ACCUMULATE
                • vadN(piled-up>) many; a pile of
                • vtoNpile up; assemble; accumulate; increase manyfold
                • continuing>ADD
                    • actions>REPEAT
                        • actions, specific: in temporal juxtaposition>CONTINUE
                          • grammaticalised>OFTEN
                            • grammaticalised>MANY
                              • vadNaccumulated> several; large amount of
                      • CALCULATE
                        • EGO
                        • 累 lei2《集韻》倫追切,平脂來。微部。
                        • 累 lie4《集韻》力涉切,入葉來。
                          • PLACES
                        • 累 lu4《集韻》龍遇切,去遇來。