Taxonomy of meanings for 修脩:

  • xiū (OC: sqlɯw MC: siu) 息流切 平 廣韻:【理也説文飾也 】
    • ORDERLY
        • causative>ARRANGE
            • causative: so as to create building>BUILD
              • nabactact of building/producing
              • vtoNbuild up and keep in good repair; typically jussive: have built
              • vtoNpassivebe built
            • abstract, specific: writings>COMPILE
              • so as to recover>REPAIR
                • vt+prep+Nmake repairs to
                • vtoNrepair, do up; keep in good shape
                • abstract>DEFINE
                  • vtoNdefine carefully
            • causative>EMBELLISH
              • vtoNcausativemake beautiful, beautify
              • result, passive>BEAUTIFUL
                • vadNfair, refined, cultivared, CC 修德 "refined, fair virtue"
                • vigradedbe refined and beautiful 甚修
                • nsubjectthe fair one CC
                • nabaestheticrefined (moral) beauty
                • vtoNcausativebeautify (oneself)
          • action>ACT
            • vtoNput into practice, implement GUOYU: 脩天罰 "implement the punishments of Heaven"
            • mode>DILIGENT
                • sustained>CULTIVATE
                  • vtoNcultivate (one's person, the ancients etc); apply oneself to; train and exercise (troops); occasionally also with negative objects: LH 2 修詐 "cultivate fraudulence"
                  • vtoNpassivebe well cultivated
                  • vadNcultivated
                  • v[adN]pluralthe cultivated
                  • nabactpersonal cultivation
                  • vtoNpsychcultivate (oneself) 自修
                  • vtoNpsychcultivate (oneself) 修己
                  • vtoNreflexive.身cultivate (one's own person)
                  • vt+prep+Ncultivate N (Nuance difference with prep-less construction?)
                  • vt(oN)cultivate the contextually determinate N
                  • vt[oN]cultivate [oneself]
                  • DELETEN=human
                  • vtoNmiddle voicebe well cultivated
                  • what has been cultivated>TALENT
              • LONG
                • nabmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
                • vibe long (and large/big); ZGC: (of persons) be (so and so many feet) tall