COLLAPSE  倒塌

FALL so as to CEASE to STAND OR so as to be DESTROYED.
CAVE INFALL INSUBSIDEFALL DOWNGIVE (WAY)CRUMPLEBUCKLESAGSLUMP
Antonymy

STAND

Kind Of

FALL

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The current words for the collapse of buildings is qǐng 傾 and huī 隳.

2. For the collapse of standing objects it is diān 顛.

3. For the collapse of mountains we have bēng 崩 and tuí 頹.

4. Dǎo 倒 is often used causatively to mean "make topple over".

5. Pū 仆 refers to things falling from a vertical position so as to take up a horisontal position.

6. Bì 斃 refers to some person or some animal collapsing suddenly, often to die.

Modern Chinese Criteria

倒塌

坍塌

塌架

崩塌

傾倒

倒下

傾覆

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

HONG CHENGYU 2009 古漢語常用詞同義詞詞典 463

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vi : 24
  • vtoN : 8
  • VPi : 2
  • nab : 1
  • vadN : 1

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 8
  • 說苑 : 3
  • 論語 : 3
  • 韓非子 : 3
  • 春秋穀梁傳 : 2
  • 賢愚經 : 2
  • 臨濟錄 : 2
  • 韓詩外傳 : 2
  • 墨子 : 1
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 1
  • 陸機集十一卷 : 1
  • 呂氏春秋 : 1
  • 論衡 : 1
  • 鹽鐵論 : 1
  • 莊子 : 1
  • 戰國策 : 1
  • 淮南子 : 1
  • 祖堂集 : 1
  • 文子 : 1

Words

   bēng OC: pɯɯŋ MC: pəŋ 7 Attributions

For the collapse of mountains we have bēng 崩 and tuí 頹.

  • vifigurativecollapse
  • viprocesscollapse
  • vtoNcausativecause to collapse
   fù OC: phuɡ MC: phuk 7 Attributions
  • vichangetopple over and collapse; be turned upside down; fall over
  • vtoNcausativecause to collapse and be ruined
   huài OC: ɡruuls MC: ɦɣɛi 5 Attributions
  • vieventcollapse
  • vifigurativecollapse, go under
   fú OC: bɯɡ MC: buk 3 Attributions
  • vtoNcollapse onto
  • viprocesscollapse; fall down
   diān OC: tiin MC: ten 3 Attributions

For the collapse of standing objects it is diān 顛 and dǎo 倒.

  • vichangecollapse, tip over
  • vifigurativecollapse
   dǎo OC: k-leewʔ MC: tɑu 2 Attributions

For the collapse of any standing objects we have dǎo 倒, and the word is often used causatively to mean "make topple over".

  • vadNfalling over, falling down, collapsing
  • vichange(of buildings or anything that can be said to stand) collapse
  • vtoNfall onto, collapse onto (the ground)
   qīng OC: khʷleŋ MC: khiɛŋ 2 Attributions

The current words for the collapse of buildings is qǐng 傾and huī 隳.

  • vichangetilt to one side and fall
  • vtoNcausativeoverturn
  • viderivedlose force, cease to be operative
   pū, bó OC: bɯɯɡ MC: bək 1 Attribution

Pū 仆 refers to things falling from a vertical position so as to take up a horisontal position.

  • vichangefall to the ground; collapse
  • vtoNcollapse onto N
隳 / 墮   huī OC: qhlol MC: hiɛ huī OC: qhlol MC: hiɛ 1 Attribution

The current words for the collapse of buildings is qǐng 傾and huī 隳. The current words for the collapse of buildings is qǐng 傾and huī 隳.

  • vichange(of walls or buildings or trees:) collapse
   bì OC: beds MC: biɛi 1 Attribution

Bì 斃 refers to some person or some animal collapsing suddenly, often to die.

  • vichangecollapse suddenly
   zhì OC: rlalʔ MC: ɖiɛ 1 Attribution
  • vichangecollapse; fall down
倒覆   dǎo fù OC: k-leewʔ buɡs MC: tɑu bɨu 1 Attribution
  • VPiprocesscollapse
崩壞   bēng huài OC: pɯɯŋ ɡruuls MC: pəŋ ɦɣɛi 1 Attribution
  • VPichangecollapse
   zhuì MC: drwijH OC: ɡrluds 1 Attribution
  • nabprocesscollapsing
   pǐ OC: brɯlʔ MC: bi 0 Attributions
  • vadNcollapsing SHIJI
  • vichangecollapse
   tā OC: thaab MC: thɑp 0 Attributions
  • vichangepost-Han, TU FU: collapse
   fèi OC: pods MC: pi̯ɐi 0 Attributions
       duò OC: ɡ-laalʔ MC: dɑ 0 Attributions
    • vicollapse; fall down
       jī OC:  MC: tsei 0 Attributions
    • vichangeto collapse; be overthrown
       tuí OC: ɡ-luul MC: duo̝i 0 Attributions

    For the collapse of mountains we have bēng 崩 and tuí 頹.

    • vichangecollapse
    坼裂   chè liè OC: khrlaaɡ b-red MC: ʈhɣaŋ liɛt 0 Attributions
    • VPicollapse
        MC:  OC:  0 Attributions
    • viprocesscollapse

    Existing SW for

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