Taxonomy of meanings for 斂:

  • 斂 liǎn (OC: ɡ-romʔ MC: liɛm) 良冉切 上 廣韻:【收也又姓姚秦録有輔國將軍斂憲良冉切十三 】
    • BURY
      • vt(oN1.)post-VtoN2bury the contextually determinate N1 V-ing the N2
    • CONFISCATE
      • vtoNcollect (as regular payments due to government)
    • GATHER
      • viactgather things, collect stuff
      • vtoNgather together; [roll up][CA]
    • REAP
      • nabactthe process of harvesting
    • TAX
      • viactimpose taxes
      • vtoNcollect; enforce levies; collect taxes from; impose taxes on
    • WRAP
      • vtoNwrap up for proper encoffining and burial
    • STORE
      • RESTRAIN
        • DECREASE
          • SHARP
            • RETURN
              • SURNAMES
                • = 殮
              • 斂 liàn (OC: ɡ-roms MC: liɛm) 力驗切 去 廣韻:【聚也又力琰切 】