Taxonomy of meanings for 徑:

  • 徑 jìng (OC: keeŋs MC: keŋ) 古定切 去 廣韻:【歩道古定切七 】
    • PATH
      • nshortcut, shortcut path. trail
      • nfigurativeshortcut in action
      • nabsocialtemporary right of way
      • taking a shortcut>WALK
          • go to abstractly: choose as an easy option>CHOOSE
            • abstract>NEGLECT
              • feature>SHORT
                • nadNdirect, quick; quick (of a way)
                • nadVby a shortcut> directly
                • vtoNcausativemake short and concise
                • vtoNfigurativebe shorter and more direct than N
                • feature>STRAIGHT
                    • subject>LINE
                      • ndiameter
                      • nabmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
                      • direct way to circumference> DIAMETER
                • taking a shortcut>QUICK
                    • grammaticalised>IMMEDIATELY
                      • nadVtimeimmediately; directly; without further ado
                  • generalised>EASY
                    • associated feature>ACT
                      • vtoNacttake direct action with respect to
                  • generalised>WAY
                      • mid-way>MIDDLE
                        • nadVmidway; temporally: before one has got to the end
                • 徑 jing1《集韻》堅靈切,平青見。耕部。