Taxonomy of meanings for 師:

  • shī (OC: sril MC: ʃɯi) 疏夷切 平 廣韻:【師範也衆也亦官名大戴禮曰昔者周成王幼在繦褓之中太公爲太師也又姓晉有師曠又漢複姓十二氏左傳衞大夫褚師圃馬師頡鄭有郷校子産云是吾師也其後以校師爲氏陳悼太子偃師其後以王父字爲氏扶風傳有范師利蔓丗本云鄭有子師僕殷時掌樂有太師摯少師陽宋有樂人師延丗掌樂職後有宋大夫師延冝風俗通云有牧師氏春秋釋例楚有師祁黎後漢末有南陽師宜宫善篆䟽夷切六 】
    • TEACHER
      • n[post-N]our master; my master
      • nteacher; master; leading specialist
      • nadVreference=objectas a teacher
      • npost-Na master of the N kind/school etc.
      • npost-Naba master of the art of Nab
      • npost=Nprteacher Npr
      • npost-N人師,民師 teacher, guiding authority; sometimes specifically: music master
      • vtoNattitudinaltake on as a teacher; treat as a teacher; revere as one's teacher
      • vtoNattitudinaltake as your guide (your own mind/attitudes/prejudices etc)
      • n(post-N)the teacher of the contextually determinate N
      • n(post-N)the teacher of the contextually determinate N
      • n[post-N]teacher of oneself
      • n(adN)teacher's contextually determinate feature N
      • grammaticalied, polite>YOU
        • n[post-npro1.][post=npro2]you, the master
      • specifically>MUSICIAN
        • n+Nprtitlemusic-master 師曠,師涓
        • nmusic master
    • attitudinal: treat as>EMULATE
      • vtoNemulate
      • intellectual>STUDY
        • vt+prep+Ntreat as one's teacher> learn from
        • vtoNtreat as a teacher, take as a guiding authority; imitate as teacher
        • vtoNfigurativelearn from (history etc)
        • vtoNN=nonhulearn from something
      • consequent action>SUPPORT
        • nabactmilitary support
      • generally>SPECIALIST
        • npost-Nspecialist of N
        • agent: military leader>OFFICER
            • general>CROWD
              • ncrowd
              • organised>ARMY
                • n-Nan army (of so-and-so many men or of such-and-such a place)
                • n(post-N)the army of the contextually determinate N; army; OBI: military camp, encampment. Troops, armed force, division of the armed forces, regular armed forces; (obsolescent after Qin) HF 1.2: (several hundred thousand) organised armed personnel (should probably be npost-N)
                • nabautonymarmy
                • nadV師行to move with an army; to travel like marching with army ??
                • nccarmy 二師 "the two armies"
                • vtoNmarshall (an army division)
                • npost-V{NUM}army as a counted unit
                • n=Nprarmy Npr
                • ncollectivearmy; the members of the army (traditionally 2500 men)
                • n[post-N]one's (own) army, the army of the subject of the clause in which the word occurs (Note that this use is particularly common in object position: n[post-N.]post-Vt
            • action, military>LEAD
              • viuse military force, deploy an army
            • specific>ATTACK
              • nabactmilitary campaign
              • viactdeploy one's troops, lead one's troops into the field; field an army; take the field
              • encamp>DWELL
                • vt+prep+Ndeploy one's troops for aggressive purposes at, encamp at
            • object>GARRISON
              • place of the main army>CAPITAL
                • nmain garrison; capital 京師
              • place where army encamps temporarily>CAMP
                • ngarrison; temporal camp
              • general: settlement with military presence>CITY
                • ncity
              • abstract>WARFARE
                • viactengage in formal warfare
        • =獅LION