Taxonomy of meanings for 賤:

  • 賤 jiàn (OC: dzens MC: dziɛn) 才線切 去 廣韻:【輕賤又姓風俗通云漢有北平太守賤瓊才線切三 】
    • CHEAP
      • nabconceptcheapness, low price levels
      • vadNcheap in price
      • vadVat a low price
      • vibe cheap in price
      • vpostadVcheaply 買賤
      • of low quality>BAD
          • socially>HUMBLE
            • nsubjectwhat is humble; what is low; sometimes specifically: humble tasks
            • v[adN]persons of low status; the humble; the more humble
            • nabprocessthe process of being humiliated
            • nabsociallow status; the state of being in a humble position
            • v[adN]nonreferentialperson of low status
            • vadNof low status and moral quality
            • vigradedbe base; be of low status; be of low moral worth
            • vtoNattitudinaltreat as a person of low status
            • vtoNattitudinalbe treated as a person of low status
            • vtoNattitudinalhumble (oneself)
            • gramaticalised, self-deprecatory>EGO
              • morally and aesthetically>VULGAR
                • causative>DEMOTE
                  • putative>DESPISE
                    • vt(oN)putativehold the contextually determinate object in low esteem
                    • nabactdisrespect (undergone by someone)
                    • vt+V[0]putativeconsider it as vulgar to V
                    • vtoNdeclarativedeclare to be morally inferior
                    • vtoNputativehold in low esteem; think nothing of; hold in contempt
                  • attitudinal: action>DISCARD
              • =踐 “practice, act out"