Taxonomy of meanings for 諷:

  • 諷 fěng (OC: plums MC: piuŋ) 方鳳切 去 廣韻:【諷刺方鳯切二 】
    • CHANT
      • viactrecite texts for others to hear
      • vtoNrecite by heart; recite for others to hear
    • PERSUADE
      • vtoNpersuade a superior by subtle means
    • READ
      • vtoNhabitread habitually
    • REMONSTRATE
      • nabactsubtle suggestions
      • vt[oN]suggest things subtly; make subtle suggestions; come up with frank opinions
      • vtoNremonstrate indirectly with
  • 諷 fěng (OC: plums MC: piuŋ) 方鳳切 去 廣韻:【同諷見詩 】
    • BLOW
      • viactblow (said of Heaven)
    • TEACH
      • vtoNset an example for, transform through example