CATCH UP  追到

REACH AFTER PURSUING.
REACHBE EVEN WITHGAIN ONCLOSE IN ON
Kind Of

REACH

Old Chinese Criteria

1. Jí 及 emphasises the result of the successful pursuit, the reaching itself.

2. Zhuī 追 emphasises the process of the pursuit which has resulted in catching up.

Modern Chinese Criteria

追到 is current modern Chinese for catching up with someone.

趕上

趕得上

MORE SYNONYMS?

first rough draft to identify synonym group members for future analysis, based on CL. 18.11.2003. CH

BUCK 1988 A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Principal Indo-European Languages 10.54

HANFEI TONGYI 2004 韓非子同義詞研究 246

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vtoN : 27
  • vt(oN) : 3

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 10
  • 春秋左傳 : 9
  • 賢愚經 : 2
  • 淮南子 : 2
  • 韓詩外傳 : 2
  • 陸機集十一卷 : 1
  • 論語 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 莊子 : 1
  • 戰國策 : 1

Words

   jí OC: ɡrɯb MC: gip 20 Attributions

Jí 及 emphasises the result of the successful pursuit, the reaching itself.

  • vt(oN)catch up with the contextually determinate object
  • vtoNfigurativecatch up with, reach the same level as, be as strong/good as
  • vtoNperfectivecatch up with (someone whom one is pursuing)
  • vtoNpassivebe caught up with
  • vtoNfigurative"catch up with oneself", come to one's senses?
   zhuī OC: krlul MC: ʈi 7 Attributions

Zhuī 追 emphasises the process of the pursuit which has resulted in catching up.

  • vtoNperfectivecatch up with
  • vtoNpassivebe caught up with
   dài OC: ɡ-lɯɯds MC: dəi 3 Attributions
  • vtoNcatch up with; overtake
  • vtoNpassivebe overtaken by
  • vtoNfigurativereach adequately to, represent adequately; catch up with semantically

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: