Taxonomy of meanings for 察:

  • 察 chá (OC: skhreed MC: tʂʰɯæt) 初八切 入 廣韻:【監察也諦也知也至也審也案説文云察覆也詧言微親詧也今通用亦姓岀何氏姓苑 】
    • INVESTIGATE
      • nabactinvestigation; discursive investigation, intellectual investigation
      • vt(oN)investigate the contextually determinate matter
      • vt[oN]conduct an investigation; be investigative; be searching
      • vt+prep+Ninvestigate
      • vtoNlook closely into, pay close attention to and investigate
      • vtoNpassivebe carefully investigated
      • vtoNpsychinvestigate oneself
      • vtoSinvestigate the question whether S
      • resultative>PROMOTE
        • resultative>UNDERSTAND
          • viactinvestigate and understand things
          • vt+prep+Nstativehave a reasoned understanding of
          • vtoNpassivebe clearly understood
          • vtoNstativehave a clear understanding of
          • vtoSunderstand that, have a clear understanding that
          • vt(oN)inchoativecome to understand N properly
          • vi.redactbe investigative and, on that account, well-informed
          • generalising: visually, exactly>SEE
            • vtoNperfectivesee (something) precisely, distinguish subtle details (of something) by eyesight
            • vtoSsee that S
          • feature>INTELLIGENT
            • nabpsychastuteness, cleverness
            • vadNastute, clever
            • vibe astute, intellectually sharp, clever; sharp-sighted, incisive
            • vtoNputativeregard as intelligent
            • vpostadVastutely
          • feature of what is understood>CLEAR
              • causative>EXPLAIN
                • vtoNcausativecause (oneself) to be understood properly
      • 察 qiè (OC: shreed MC: tsʰet) 千結切 入 廣韻:【説文曰言微親詧也又音察 】
        • INVESTIGATE
          • nabactinvestigation; discursive investigation, intellectual investigation
          • vt(oN)investigate the contextually determinate matter
          • vt[oN]conduct an investigation; be investigative; be searching
          • vt+prep+Ninvestigate
          • vtoNlook closely into, pay close attention to and investigate
          • vtoNpassivebe carefully investigated
          • vtoNpsychinvestigate oneself
          • vtoSinvestigate the question whether S
      • 察 cui4《集韻》初芮切,去祭初。