Taxonomy of meanings for 奪:

  • 奪 duó (OC: dood MC: dʷɑt) 徒活切 入 廣韻:【左傳曰一與一奪徒活切八 】
    • TAKE
      • vadNtaken, which one has taken
      • vtoNstruggle to obtain, wrest from; wrest power away from; snatch away
      • vtoNfigurativetake away, snatch away
      • vtoNlegallytake away (as is one's right to do)
      • vtoNpassivebe taken away, be snatched away
      • vtoNfigurativebe taken away, be snatched away
      • vttoN1.+N2take away (from someone N1) (something N2)
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2take N1 away from N2
      • vtoNget hold of an N that is not originally under one's control> snatch away
      • vtt[oN1.+N2]take things away from people
      • violently>ROB
        • nab.tactthe being usurped by N; usurpation by N
        • nabactunlawful taking away of things; arrogation; overt misappropriation
        • vadNgiven to robbing
        • viactrob; steal; engage in the taking away from others what does not belong to one
        • vt(oN)illegitimately take over the (contextually determinate) state, to usurp the throne
        • vtoNobject=ownerrob an owner of what is his
        • vtoNN=thingarrogate to oneself (powers); illegitimately take over (a state), steal
        • vtoNpassivebe taken over illegitimately
        • vttoN1.+N2to rob (somebody N1) (of something N2), to take (something N1) away (from someone N2) by force