Taxonomy of meanings for 敵:

  • 敵 dí (OC: ɡ-leeɡ MC: dek) 徒歷切 入 廣韻:【匹也當也輩也主也 】
    • action>OPPOSE
        • successfully>EQUAL
          • nhumansomeone who is equal
          • viactbe up to one's task or one's opponent
          • vtoNresist as an enemy, equal as an opponent
          • vtoNstativebe the equal of in a contest, be a match for; stand up to
          • vtoNpassivebe taken on as an equal; be equalled
          • vt Nabbe equal with respect to Nab
        • object opposed>ENEMY
          • nrival, opponent, competitor; military opponent; an equal
          • vadNrivalling, rival; enemy; opposing 敵國
          • vt(oN)attitudinaltreat contextually determinate person N as an opponent > engage in contest with
          • vtoNattitudinaltreat as one's competitor or potential enemy; treat as an enemy
          • vtoNcausativecause to be an enemy of; create a worthy opponent for, create a match for
          • vtoNputativeconsider as a competitor or enemy
          • n(post-N)enemy; enemies
        • grammaticalised>TOWARDS
        • =嫡DESCENDANT
          • =適RULER
          • 敵 guā (OC: deeɡ MC: kʷɯat) 古䫄切 入 廣韻:【 】