Taxonomy of meanings for 免:

  • 免 miǎn (OC: mronʔ MC: mɯiɛn) 亡辨切 上 廣韻:【止也黜也脫也去也亦姓左傳衛大夫免餘亡辨切八 】
    • ESCAPE
      • vt(oN)escape from the contextually determinate N; get away; manage to get away
      • vt(oN)imperativeflee!; escape!
      • abstract>AVOID
        • vt(oN)escape from the contextually determinate thing
        • vt[oN]avoid the worst; go free of punishment, go scot free; go free of misfortune; escape menial labour; escape (from trouble)
        • vt[oN]stativebe evasive, take evasive actions so as to avoid harmful consequences
        • vt+prep+Navoid; escape from (something); keep away from (somebody)
        • vt+prep+Nabto avoid doing something or undergoing something 不免於殺
        • vt+V[0]avoid to V
        • vtoNavoid (something); try to keep away from; keep away from
        • vtoNcausativecause/allow to escape
        • vtoNcausativecause (oneself) to avoid trouble/escape trouble
        • vtoNcausativecause (oneself) to avoid disaster/death
        • vtoNperfectiveescape from
        • vtoNpermissiveallow (oneself) to escape
        • vtoSavoid that
        • vttoN1.+prep+N2causativemake (somebody N1) avoid (something N2) 免國於患
        • vttoN1.+prep+N2causativecause (oneself) to avoid N2 (or: deliberately avoid!!!)
      • survive>LIVE
        • viprocessavoid disastrous premature death; survive; get to survive;
      • cause to survive>RESCUE
        • vtoNcausativecause to escape, rescue
      • get away>FLEE
        • vt(oN)escape from the contextually determinate N; get away; manage to get away
        • vt(oN)imperativeflee!; escape!
      • linguistic declaration>REFUSE
        • generalised>LEAVE
          • vt+prep+Nget away from, leave
          • office>RETIRE
              • iussive: order to retire>DISMISS
                • vadNdismissed
                • vtoNdismiss from one's presence; dismiss from a job; get rid of (somebody)
                • vtoNcausativehave (oneself) dismissed
                • vtoNpassivebe dismissed
                • vttoN1.+N2dismiss (somebody N1) as (a kind of person N2)
            • permissive: allow to leave>RELEASE
              • vtoNcausativedecide not to prosecute (someone who has committed a crime); decide not to pursue
              • legal>PARDON
                • vtoNlet off
                • vtoNpassivebe acquitted, be set free
                • vtt(oN1.)+N2pardon N1 for the crime N2
                • vttoN1.+N2pardon the culprit N1 for the crimes N2
                • moral/psychological>FORGIVE
                  • vtoNN=offencepardon an offence N, forgive someone for an offence N
            • causative: cause to leave the scene>DISCARD
              • of hats etc.,cause to leave one's head>TAKE OFF
                • vishow mourner's hairstyle
                • vtoNdoff, take off (helmet)
          • HAIR
            • nmourner's hairstyle
            [{DELETE THIS LINE AND MOVE HAIR BELOW,WITH
              EXAMPLES!!!!}]
            • =勉
            • =俛(俯)
            • =娩
          • 免 wen4《廣韻》亡運切,去問微。元部。
            • =絻 (mourning)GARMENT
                • realted headdress>HAIR
                  • nmourner's hairstyle
            • 免 wan3《集韻》武遠切,上阮微。