Taxonomy of meanings for 蔽:

  • 蔽 bì (OC: peds MC: piɛi) 必袂切 去 廣韻:【掩也必袂切四 】
    • COVER
      • na cover (for the body etc)
      • vtoNcover (the body with clothes etc); screen (the sun)
      • vtoNfigurativeencompass, cover abstractly
    • SAFEGUARD
      • nprotection
      • vtoNshield against, guard against
    • BLOCK
      • vtoNblock off (e.g. the wind)
      • vtoNpassivebe blocked/hindered, be kept in the dark
      • vadNpassiveblocked
    • FEND OFF
      • AVOID
        • CONCEAL
          • vt(oN)hide the contextually determinate thing
          • vtoNhide physically, hide from view
          • vtoNfigurativecover and hide from intellectual view
          • vtoNpassivebe hidden
        • ARMOUR
          • SCREAN
          • MASK
            • DECIDE
              • vtoNmake up one's mind on, determine
            • DARK
              • vibe shady and dark
            • STUPID
              • vtoNN=humanblock of the view of (a person), deliberately keep someone in the dark on something, isolate someone from information
              • vadNpassiveobfuscated, beclouded
              • vtoNcausativebecloud, obfuscate; make invisible, cover up; block (intellectual as well as physical vision on)
              • nab.post-V{NUM}psychobfuscation, intellectual limitation
              • vtoNcausativebe kept in the dark
              • vibe obfuscated, German: "intellektuelle Scheuklappen haben"
              • vtoNcausativestupefy [oneself]
            • ILLNESS
              • SUMMARISE
                • EAR
                  • GAMBLE
                      (簙)
                    • TATTERED
                        (敝)
                      • SWEEP
                          (fú??)
                        • GARMENT FOR MOURNING?? (fú)
                        • PLACE NAMES