Taxonomy of meanings for 彈:

  • 彈 dàn (OC: daans MC: dɑn) 徒案切 去 廣韻:【行丸又徒丹切 】
  • 彈 tán (OC: daan MC: dɑn) 徒干切 平 廣韻:【糾也射也亦彈棊梁冀傳云冀好彈棊也又徒案切 】
    • ACCUSE
      • vtoNaccuse (Hanshu) 據法彈咸等 "raise accusations against Chén Xián and the others"
    • CRITICISE
      • vtoNreprimand (an official)
    • CURE
      • vtoNprick open with a needle; apply moxibustion; treat disease with stone needles
      • vtoNreflexive.自apply moxibustion to (oneself)
    • PLUCK
      • vtoNpluck and play a musical instrument (also: a sword used as such)
    • PLUCK STRINGS
      • vtoNpluck (lute etc.)
    • SHOOT
      • vtoNshoot (bullets); shoot bullets at; metaphorical: catapult away
      • nbullets