Taxonomy of meanings for 勤:

  • 勤 qín (OC: ɡlɯn MC: ɡɨn) 巨斤切 平 廣韻:【勞也盡也巨斤切八 】
    • WORK
        • causative>ENCOURAGE
          • transitive: work for>HELP
              • superior, permanently>SERVE
                • vtoNserve diligently
                • feature>DILIGENT
                  • vadNdiligent
                  • vadVdiligently
                  • viactbe industrious and strenous in one's efforts, make strenuous efforts, be assiduous
                  • vt+prep+Nbe diligent with regard to
            • generalised>EFFORT
              • nabactmaking a diligent effort
              • vadVwith great effort
              • vt[oN]put in a strenuous effort
              • vtoNexert a diligent effort for
              • vtoNcausativecause to put in strenuous effort
              • vtoNN=actexert properly
              • result>MERIT
                • result>TIRED
                  • vitired out by diligent effort; be stressed; feel strained
                  • vtoNcausativewear out
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