Taxonomy of meanings for 擅:

  • 擅 shàn (OC: djans MC: dʑiɛn) 時戰切 去 廣韻:【專也 】
    • ARROGATE
      • vadVimproperly on one's own authority
      • viactact illegitimately on one's own authority
      • vt+V[0]presume to V; arrogate to oneself the authority to V; usurp the authority of V-ing
      • vtoNusurp (power); take illegitimate sole control of; gain control over (also: over a ruler etc)
    • CONTROL
      • vtoNgain sole control of (with no negative connotations); have sole control of
    • MONOPOLISE
      • vt[oN]exercise autonomous control
      • vtoNdeploy (one's proper authority) freely; gain sole control of
    • EXCELLENT
      • = 禪
      • = 撣