Taxonomy of meanings for 奏:

  • 奏 zòu (OC: skoos MC: tsəu) 則候切 去 廣韻:【進也説文作𡴨則𠋫切二 】
    • HAND UP
      • vtoNsubmit (text or memorial) formally to the highest authorities; submit to the emperor
      • object document>PROPOSE
          • specific>MEMORIAL
            • na memorial which sets forth an impeachment
            • vtoNimpeach through a memorial
            • vtoNpassivebe submitted (a memorial)
            • vtoNsend up a memorial concerning N
            • specific>REPORT
                • generalised: what is signified by announcement>ACHIEVE
                    • musical performance> PERFORM
                      • specific: gong etc>KNOCK
                        • vtoNknock something so as to produce a sound
                        • what is indicated by such knocking>RHYTHM
                        • specific: string instruments>PLUCK STRINGS
                          • nabact(in literature) "note" sounded
                          • vtoNperform music in public or for others to hear
                          • vtoNpassivebe played (of string music)
                        • generalised: any instrument or tool>WIELD
                          • vtoNwield (a knife)