Taxonomy of meanings for 智:

  • 智 zhì (OC: tes MC: ʈɯiɛ) 知義切 去 廣韻:【知也又姓晉有智伯知義切三 】
    • WISE
      • nnonreferentialthe wise, the competent; those who know
      • vtoNgradedregard as wise
      • vtoNmiddle voicebe regarded as wise
      • n[adN]subject=indefinitean intelligent or competent person
      • vibe wise (of persons or actions)
      • vtoNputative.reflex.自consider (oneself) as wise
      • nabpsychwisdom; intellectual prowess. BUDDH: perfect insight, wisdom skr. prajñā
      • n|vadNof wisdom/wise 智士,智謀
      • nabgradedsometimes: degree of wisdom 愚人之智
      • nabnegativewisdom (as something to be rejected because insufficient)
      • nab.post-V{NUM}kinds of wisdom; parts of relevant knowledge
      • v[adN]the wise
      • exocentric>HERO
        • exocentric: move>PLAN
          • trivially>CRAFTY
            • nabdispositionnegative: craftiness; cleverness, shrewdness
            • v[adN]nonreferentialthe shrewd and clever
            • vadNshrewd, clever
            • vinegatively be wily, shrewd, clever
            • NPnonreferentialthe clever and the shrewd
            • nab(.post-N)the craftiness of the contextually determinate N
          • rhetorically>ELOQUENT
            • intellectually>INTELLIGENT
              • vibe intellectually competent; intellectually excellent
              • nabdispositionread zhì: intellect; intellectual competence, professional competence; intelligence, intellectual capacity
              • vadNintellectually competent; intellectually excellent; intellectual
              • visubj=nonhumanbe intelligent or clever
              • vipsychbe properly or normally intelligent
              • vichangebecome more clever, become more intelligent
              • vtoNputative.reflex.自consider (oneself) as intelligent
              • vtoNcausativecause (oneself) to be intelligent
              • n[adN]subjectthe intelligent (pervasively difficult to distinguish from the wise)
              • viactact with skill
              • nab(.post-N)one's intelligence
              • vadNN=nonhumanclever; highly elaborated;
              • vt+V(0)be intelligent enough to
              • vigradedmost intelligent
          • =知UNDERSTAND
            • nabpsychwise understanding