Taxonomy of meanings for 犯:

  • 犯 fàn (OC: bomʔ MC: biɐm) 防錽切 上 廣韻:【干也侵也僭也勝也 】
    • ACT
      • vtoNcommit (a crime)
      • vtoNpassivebe committed (of a crime)
    • ATTACK
      • vtoNattack suddenly and violently; attack unjustly
      • vtoNfigurativelaunch an attack against (oneself)
    • COPE
      • vtoNovercome, cope with successfully; brave (a storm); expose oneself successfully to
    • CROSS OVER
      • vtoNmanage to get across; get across
    • KNOCK
      • vtoNknock against (a trigger)
    • OFFEND
      • vt(oN)N=humango against the wishes of a person; dare to go against a person (with omitted object)
      • vt(oN)N=nonhuoffend against (something contextually determinate, nonhuman)
      • vt[oN]commit an offense
      • vt+prep+Noffend against
      • vtoNN=humango against the wishes of a person; dare to go against a person
      • vtoNN=nonhuoffend against, fail to obey; infringe, violate (laws etc) 民不敢犯法
      • vtoNpassivebe offended against; be sabotaged
      • vtoNN=animalgo against the wishes of an animal; dare to go against an animal
      • vtoNobject rule/law: offend against
    • SUFFER
      • vtoNoccasionally: run into (difficulties); expose oneself to (stones and arrows) See also COPE