Taxonomy of meanings for 擇:

  • 擇 zé (OC: ɡrlaaɡ MC: ɖɯak) 場伯切 入 廣韻:【選擇 】
    • CHOOSE
      • nabactchoice ??
      • vt[oN]make a choice
      • vt+prep+Nopt for
      • vt+prep+Nobject=alternativeschoose (between or among...)
      • vt+V[0]choose (to do something)
      • vtoNselect (as a neighbourhood to live in); make a choice of; make a free and proper choice of, HF 6.3.30: choose freely (a ruler whom one wishes to serve)
      • vtoNobject=alternativeschoose among, have a choice among; make/consider a free choice between;
      • vtoNpsychbe choosy about, be particular about the choice of 擇友
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2choose (somebody or something N1) (from among several items N2)何擇焉
      • vt+prep+N{PLUR}chose among the Ns
      • vtoNpositivemake the right choice of
      • vt prep N{PLUR}choose among these things N
    • CUT
      • vt(oN)omcut, trim (a contextually determinate N)
      • vtoNtrim, cut (vegetables)
    • CATCH
      • DISTINGUISH
        • =殬BAD
          • vibe inappropriate, offensive, outrageous
      • 擇 yi4《集韻》夷益切,入昔以。
        • NAMES