Taxonomy of meanings for 戲:

  • 戲 xì (OC: qhras MC: hɯiɛ) 香義切 去 廣韻:【戲弄也施也謔也歇也説文曰三軍之偏也一曰兵也又姓魏志有穎川戲志才香義切二 】
    • JOKE
      • nabactplaying around; pleasantry, joke
      • v[adN]someone who engages in playing unserious games
      • vadNfor playing with > play-, playful, non-serious
      • vadVplayfully
      • viactjoke; fool around; play around freely and inconsequentially; be pleasure seeking
      • vtoNjoke with, tease; entertain
      • vtoNN=placeplay around in N
      • vtpost-.VtoNjoke with N; play with N
      • transitive>MOCK
        • vtoNmock
      • generalised>PLAY
        • viactplay around
        • vt prep N{PLACE}play around in N
        • object>GAME
          • ngame
          • viengage in contest of strength; engage in a combat
      • intended emotion>DELIGHT
        • vtoNdivert, entertain
        • action>COPULATE
          • vt[oN]have sex; ingage in sexual activities
          • vtoNmake a pass at
        • action>DANCE
          • abstract>TENUOUS
            • nabfactualinconsequential affairs, inconsequential plaything
          • military>FIGHT
              • instrument>WEAPON
                • nweapon (of an uncertain kind)
                • generalised: part of>ARMY
          • dictionary only>ANGER
            • dictionary only>ISSUE
              • PLACES
            • 戲 xī (OC: qhra MC: hɯiɛ) 許羈切 平 廣韻:【於戲歎辝又姓虙戲氏之後又喜義切 】
            • 戲 hū (OC: qhlaa MC: huo) 荒烏切 平 廣韻:【古文呼字 】
            • 戲 xī hui1《集韻》吁為切,平支曉。
              • =麾
            • 戲 suo1《集韻》桑何切,平歌心。
            • 戲 yi1《集韻》於宜切,平支影。
              • NAMES