Taxonomy of meanings for 目:

  • mù (OC: muɡ MC: miuk) 莫六切 入 廣韻:【釋名曰目黙也黙而内識也説文曰人眼象形重童子也莫六切十一 】
    • EYE
      • neye
      • nadVinstrumentwith one's own eyes; with one's eyes; in one's eyes
      • n(post-N)the eyes of the contexually determinate N
      • npostVt(.post-N)one's eyes
      • nderivedreaders
      • central part of>HOLE
        • nhole, aperture
      • action>LOOK
        • vtoNto eye, to look at with special attention or intention, or to make signs with the eyes
        • look upon as>BELIEVE
            • object>OPINION
              • nabapparently not before Ming dynasty: opinion nab@psych
          • perfective>SEE
            • vtoNto see
            • vt[oN]look at things
            • feature>CLEAR
              • nadVvisibly to the eye
              • causative>SHOW
                • vt(oN)indicate with one's eyes what one is thinking; show one's contextually determinate attitude by one's regard
            • discursively》EXPLAIN
            • declarative>NAME
              • vtt(oN1.)+N2commentaries: designate N1 as N2
            • object named>TOPIC
              • nabsemanticsubject; main things talked about; main points at issue