CONFISCATE  沒收

TAKE something from ANOTHER, ACTING as an OFFICIAL CONFORMING to a LAW.
IMPOUNDSEIZECOMMANDEERREQUISITIONAPPROPRIATEEXPROPRIATESEQUESTERSEQUESTRATETAKE (AWAY)LAW DISTRAIN
See also

TAX

Kind Of

TAKE

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The general current term for any kind of confiscation is shōu 收.

2. Liǎn 斂 refers to the collecting of dues in an official capacity.

Modern Chinese Criteria

沒收

充公

rough draft to BEGIN TO identify synonym group members for analysis, based on CL etc. 18.11.2003. CH /

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vtoN : 8
  • VPi : 1

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 3
  • 史記 : 3
  • 說苑 : 1
  • 論語 : 1
  • 呂氏春秋 : 1

Words

   shōu OC: qjiw MC: ɕɨu 5 Attributions

The general current term for any kind of confiscation is shōu 收.

  • vtoNconfiscate; take in in an official capacity (taxes etc)
   liǎn OC: ɡ-romʔ MC: liɛm 1 Attribution

Liǎn 斂 refers to the collecting of dues in an official capacity.

  • vtoNcollect (as regular payments due to government)
   jí OC: sɡaɡ MC: dziɛk 1 Attribution
  • vtoNconfiscate by official order
   nà OC: nuub MC: nəp 1 Attribution
  • vtoNconfiscate by official decree
聚斂   jù liǎn OC: sɡoʔ ɡ-romʔ MC: dzi̯o liɛm 1 Attribution
  • VPiactcollect taxes and revenues (for someone)
聚 / 聚   jù OC: sɡos MC: dzi̯o jù OC: sɡoʔ MC: dzi̯o 0 Attributions
  • vtoNcollect (as regular payments due to government) ??
   jǔ OC: klaʔ MC: ki̯ɤ 0 Attributions
  • vtoNconfiscate ZHOULI 舉其貨罰其人 "confiscate the goods and fine the person concerned"

Existing SW for

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