Taxonomy of meanings for 愁:

  • 愁 chóu (OC: dzriw MC: dʐiu) 士尤切 平 廣韻:【憂也悲也苦也士尤切二 】
    • SAD
      • nabpsychmelancholy sadness
      • vadNsad, depressed, grievous
      • vadVsombrely
      • vibe worried and sad
      • vt+V/Nfeel depressed to V/about V-ing
      • vtoNcausativesadden, make depressed
      • vtoNpsychfeel depressed by
      • about death>MOURNING
        • about future>WORRY
          • vifeel anxious and worried
          • vt(oN)worry about or be sad about a contextually determinate matter N
          • vtoNfeel deeply anxious and intensely worried (typically about a current present situation)
        • profound and lasting>MELANCHOLY
          • nabpsychmelancholy
        • intensely directed against someone>ANGER
            • lasting, aggressive> RESENT
      • 愁 qiao3《集韻》子小切,上小精。
      • 愁 jiu1《集韻》將由切,平尤精。