Taxonomy of meanings for 束:

  • 束 shù (OC: lʰoɡ MC: ɕiok) 書玉切 入 廣韻:【縛也又姓本自踈氏避難除足姓束左傳晉有束晳書玉切二 】
    • BIND
      • vtoNtie, put on (a belt); to bundle up; occasionally in derived sense: a bundle or roll; constrain; tie up (horses)
      • vtoNpassivebe tied up
    • together,resultative, abstract>GATHER
      • causative>TIE TO
        • tie to around>WRAP
          • causative>CONTROL
            • abstract>RESTRAIN
              • viactconstrict others
              • vtoNtie down and constrain, constrict
            • restrained by one's convictions>STUBBORN
              • resulttative>END
                • causative>DISCARD
                  • instrument>FETTERS
                    • nfetters; constraints
                  • resultative: bound hence>NARROW
                    • generalised>SQUEEZE
                      • typical body-part bound>WAIST
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                          • ncpost-V{NUM}.post-Nclassifierbundle, roll (of cloth)
                          • n-Nclassifiera bundle of; one bundle of
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