Taxonomy of meanings for 賜:

  • 賜 cì (OC: sleeɡs MC: siɛ) 斯義切 去 廣韻:【與也惠也又姓丗本云齊大夫簡子賜之後斯義切六 】
    • (downwards in the hierarchy)GIVE
      • nabactthe giving of gifts to inferiors
      • vt(oN)omgive (unspecified) gifts to the contextually determinate person N; shower with gifts
      • vtoNmake presents to (an inferior);
      • vtoNobject=giftgive away to others (a gift)
      • vtoNpassivebe given gifts
      • vtt(oN1.)(+N2)to give a contextually determinate thing N2 to a contextually determinate recepient of lower status N1
      • vtt(oN1.)+N2omgive a contextually determinate thing N1 to (a recipient N2);
      • vtt[oN1.+N2]make gifts
      • vttoN1:postvtoN2give (a disposable item) to (a beneficiary)
      • vttoN1.+N2give (a present N2) to (a recipient N1 of lower status)
      • vttoN1.+N2figurativegive (an inferior N1) the gift of (the favourable action N2)> do (an inferior N1) the favour of (the nominalised action N2); bestow an abstract N2 to the person N1
      • vttoN1(.+N2)omgive (a gift N1) to a determinate beneficiary N2
      • vttoN1+.vtoN2give N1 to N2
      • vadNpassiveconferred by someone, give to one
      • vttoN1.postvtoN2{OBJ}give N2 to N1
      • v[adN]giver
      • direct object, downwards in the hierarchy>GIFT
        • nmobjectwhat is given to inferiors, gifts; benefits accruing to inferiors < 所 Vt
      • licence>PERMIT
        • vt(oN.)+Vgrant a determinate person permission to V
        • vtt(oN1.)+N2ompermit/grant a determinate N1 to the person N2
      • as thanks>REWARD
        • vtoNmake a present to (someone) as a reward
        • vtt(oN1.)-vtoN2reward the contextually determinate recipient N1 with N2
      • figurative: immaterial objet>TRANSMIT
        • vttoN1.+N2transmit by authority
      • =儩EXHAUST