Taxonomy of meanings for 口:

  • kǒu (OC: khooʔ MC: kʰəu) 苦后切 上 廣韻:【説文曰人所以言食也亦姓今同州有之苦后切九 】
    • MOUTH
      • nmouth
      • nadNoral
      • nadVfigurativeby word of mouth, orally
      • nadVinstrumentwith one's mouth
      • nadVplacein the mouth
      • n[post-N]one's mouth
      • n(post-N)the mouth of the contextually determinate N
      • abstract>HOLE
        • nan aperture or hole of any kind; a pass
        • concrete>VESSEL PARTS
          • nmouth or spout of a vessel
        • synecdoche>HUMAN
          • nperson (particularly as counted item)
        • synecdoche>ANIMAL
        • activity ofSPEAK
          • nfigurative"mouths"> person in so far as he speaks; speaker
          • nabactloose talk; way of talking; act of speaking
          • nwhat one emits from one's mouth > speech, spec. neg. defamatory speech
          • quality>ELOQUENT
            • transitiveREPORT
              • vtoNrare: drop a word to
          • content: mouthful>QUANTITY
              • grammaticalised>PARTICLE
                • ncpost-V{NUM}.+Nquantifierx-mouthful of N