Taxonomy of meanings for 侍:

  • 侍 shì (OC: ɡljɯs MC: dʑɨ) 時吏切 去 廣韻:【近也從也承也時吏切三 】
    • ACCOMPANY
      • vadVin attendance 侍坐 "sit in attendance"
      • viactbe in attendance (sometimes with position 侍於王後)
      • vt(oN)be in polite attendance with a contextually determinate senior person
      • vt+prep+Nkeep company as a servant
      • vtoNattend on and accompany; be present and serve at
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2to serve (somebody N2) at (a meal N1) 侍食於君
    • =恃RELY ON
      • =待WAIT