Taxonomy of meanings for 論:

  • 論 lún (OC: ɡ-ruun MC: luon) 盧昆切 平 廣韻:【説也議也思也盧昆切又力旬盧鈍二切四 】
  • 論 lún (OC: ɡ-run MC: lʷin) 力迍切 平 廣韻:【有言理出字書又盧昆切 】
    • =倫ARRANGE
    • =掄SELECT
  • 論 lùn (OC: ɡ-ruuns MC: luon) 盧困切 去 廣韻:【議也盧困切又虜昆切三 】
    • ASSESS
      • nabactassessments
      • vtoNassess professionally (somebody); adjudicate; classify
      • vtoNN=nonhuassess (a matter), find the truth about (a matter)
      • vtoNpassivebe properly assessed; get properly assessed
      • vtoNpsychassess (oneself)
      • vtoSassess whether S is true
      • try to assess>THINK
        • vtoNbe concerned with, think critically about
        • and explore>INVESTIGATE
          • vtoNtake into proper account; pay attention to and be intellectually concerned with; pay proper attention to and investigate as one should;
          • grammaticalised> based on>BASIS
            • report investigation>EXPLAIN
                • with systematic attention to different possibilities>DISCUSS
                  • nabactdiscussions; theories; views
                  • vt[oN]be involved in discussion
                  • vtoNsort out and discuss, often in writing; argue; account for, give an account of; demonstrate
                  • vtoNpassivebe expounded, laid out and discussed
                  • nabderiveddiscourse; argument
                  • end discussion successfully>CONCLUDE
                    • nabpsychjudgement; point of view arrived at
                    • summary of what is concluded>THEORY
                      • nabtheory;assessment
                    • popular, not based on fact>RUMOUR
                    • written, essay>DOCUMENT
                      • ntreatise
                      • nbuddhistsutra
                      • expounding a text>COMMENTARY
                        • nabBUDDH: commentary on the sūtras (one of the 'three baskets' 三臧 of the Buddhist canon); SANSKRIT śastra
                  • explain guilt of>ACCUSE
                      cd9
                      • conclude concerning guilt of>JUDGE
                        • nabactthe public passing of judgments; the drawing of conclusions
                        • nabopinionjudgement, considered opinion
                        • vt[oN]to judge
                        • vtoNjudge the quality of; pass judgment on; determine guilt and assign punishment
                        • vtoNpassivebe judged
                        • vtt(oN1.)+N2assess someone determinate N1 as (guilty of being an N2)
                        • conclude that someone is guilty>CONDEMN