Taxonomy of meanings for 誅:

  • 誅 zhū (OC: to MC: ʈio) 陟輸切 平 廣韻:【責也釋名曰罪及餘曰誅如誅大樹枝葉盡落 】
    • ACCUSE
      • vtoNpassivebe accused, be inculpated; be incriminated
      • generalised>CRITICISE
        • legal>PUNISH
          • nabactpunishment; legal criminal proceedings
          • viactmete out punishment
          • vt[oN]mete out severe punishments to people
          • vt+prep+Ngeneralapply punishments to
          • vtoNpunish officially (more or less severely); apply strictures to
          • vtoNobject=crimepunish
          • vtoNpassivebe punished
          • nabthe being punished
          • DEMAND
            • vttoN1.+prep+N2demand (something N1) from (someone N2) 誅屨於徒人費
          • military>ATTACK
            • EXECUTE
              • nabactexecution (by someone 吏誅 "execution by an official")
              • vt(oN)execute (the contextually defined object)
              • vtoNcondemn to death; have executed
              • vtoNpassivebe punished, get punished; get executed
              • nabpassivethe suffering of execution as a punishment
              • vt[oN]have people executed