Taxonomy of meanings for 損:

  • 損 sǔn (OC: squunʔ MC: suon) 蘇本切 上 廣韻:【减也傷也蘇夲切四 】
    • REDUCE
      • vi0there is less and less of something
      • vichangesuffer loss, be reduced, get reduced
      • vimathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
      • vt+prep+Ndiminish
      • vtoNdiminish, subtract from;
      • vtoNpsychefface (oneself), diminish (oneself)
      • vttoN1[.+N2]N1=recipientreduce the supply for N1
      • feature: reduced>WEAK
        • vadVinsufficiently
        • vtoNcausativeweaken
        • causative: generalised>DAMAGE
          • vt[oN]be deleterious
          • vt+prep+Nimpair; do damage to
          • vtoNinflict damage on
          • vtoNmiddle voicebe damaged; be impaired
          • logically: contravene>CONTRARY
            • vtoNstativecontravene; be contrary to; be in violation of
          • with words>CRITICISE
            • perfective>DESTROY
          • object illness>CURE
            • presence>WITHDRAW
                • causative: inadvertently>LOSE
                  • vtoNlose (DCD 5)