Taxonomy of meanings for 蕩:

  • 蕩 dàng (OC: ɡ-laaŋʔ MC: dɑŋ) 徒朗切 上 廣韻:【大也又水名岀湯隂又姓宋之公族也徒朗切十二 】
    • SHAKE
      • vito shake; to rock
      • vtoNshake, rock (a boat)
      • vt(oN)figurativeshake the confidence of a contextually determinate N, make a contextually determinate N uncertain
      • mildly, as in a boat>SWING
        • generalised>MOVE
            • so as to>WASH
              • of liquid move into>FLOW
                • permissive>RELEASE
                    • causitive>REMOVE
                        • militarily>ATTACK
                            • resultative>DESTROY
                              • vtoNcausativecause to collapse; overthrow
                        • abstract>UNRESTRAINED
                          • nabactprofligacy; extravagance
                          • vadNLY 17.14: dissolute, irresponsible, abandoned, profligate
                          • vi.redbe all unrestrained
                          • viLY 17.14: be dissolute, irresponsible, abandoned, profligate
                          • vichangebecome uncontrolled; become dissolute
                          • vtoNcausativecause (someone) to be unrestrained, unsettle
                          • generalised>BROAD
                            • vi.red-V:adNPab{S}broadly, greatly
                          • in movement>RAMBLE
                            • sexually>LEWD
                              • vadNlascivious
                            • psychologically>CONFUSED
                        • LEVEL
                      • 蕩 tàng (OC: kh-laaŋs MC: tʰɑŋ) 他浪切 去 廣韻:【蒗蕩渠又土郎徒朗二切 】