Taxonomy of meanings for 工:

  • 工 gōng (OC: kooŋ MC: kuŋ) 古紅切 平 廣韻:【官也又工巧也 】
    • WORK
      • nabactskilled work, specialised work; craftsmanship
      • viwork with skill, deploy one's skill in work; act as a craftsman should
      • place associated with>WORKPLACE
        • specific:WEAVE
          • specific>EMBROIDER
            • transitive> ORGANISE
            • agent>ARTISAN
              • nagentspecialised worker; craftsman, artisan; sometimes specifically: musician
              • analogy: political>OFFICIAL
                • nofficer (SHI)
              • analogy: artistic>MUSICIAN
                • npluralartists; musicians
              • related feature> SKILFUL
                • abstract>TALENT
                  • comparative: feature of>EXCEL
                      • generalised: abstract>EXCELLENT
                        • nabactspecialised craft
                        • vihave a certain advanced skill
                        • vtoNstativehave worked a lot with and be specialised in, be good at working on; be qualified for
              • (technical term)TONE
                • =功
                • =攻