Taxonomy of meanings for 辨:

  • 辨 bàn (OC: breens MC: bɯæn) 蒲莧切 去 廣韻:【具也周禮曰以辨民噐又步免切 】
    • CONTROL
      • vtoNcontrol through careful discriminating analysis
      • vt(oN)deal with the contextually determinate N, successfully manage the contextually determinate N
  • 辨 biàn (OC: brenʔ MC: bɯiɛn) 符蹇切 上 廣韻:【别也説文判也又蒲莧切 】
    • DIFFERENT
      • vtoNstativediffer with respect to
    • DISTINGUISH
      • vtoNdistinguish properly; be able to draw a distinction between; sort out by making distinctions
      • vtoNmiddle voicebe properly distinguished; be well-articulated
      • nabactthe making of subtle distinctions
      • vt(oN)explain a contextually determinate thing distinctly
      • nab.ttstativethe distinction between N1 and N2
      • vt+prep+.N1+N2make a proper distinction between N1 and N2
    • ELOQUENT
      • viactbe well-spoken, be eloquent, be rhetorically successful; be well-argued; show eloquence in action
      • vadNeloquent, well-spoken; LH 1: interested in rhetoric
      • nabdispositionconvincing eloquence; rhetoric; rhetorical polish; rhetorical skill
      • vtoNcausativemake rhetorically beautiful
      • vadVeloquently
      • nabfeaturerhetorical and argumentative proficiency
      • nsubject=nonrefthose who are eloquent
      • nabactdiscursive argumentation; acts of eloquence and argumentation; especially: specious argumentation
      • vadNgradedeloquent, well-spoken
      • visubject=wordsbe well-articulated (
      • nab(.post-N)the eloquence of the contextually determinate N