RELY ON  依賴

TRUST in AND USE OR CONFORM to as being PROFITABLE to one's AIMS.
DEPEND ONCOUNT ONBANK ONPLACE RELIANCE ONRECKON ONBE CONFIDENT OFBE SURE OFBELIEVE INHAVE FAITH INTRUST ININFORMAL SWEAR BYFIGURE ON
Taxonoymy

SUBJECTIVEDEPEND ON

See also

FOLLOWLEAN ON

Kind Of

TRUST

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The general term for relying on something with confidence is yīn 因.

2. Yī 依 refers to dependence and reliance on something which may be deliberate or non-deliberate.

3. Běn 本 refers to an abstract often almost metaphysical or logical dependence on something.

4. Dài 待 refers to logical dependence on something

5. Rén 任 typically refers to reliance on someone inferior in the context of public administration.

6. Yǎng 仰 typically refers to hopeful reliance on a superior.

7. Chéng 乘 refers to manifest deliberate reliance on some external condition for the furthering of one's own plans.

8. Jiè 藉 / 借 and jiǎ 假 refer to availing oneself of conveniently available outside things for one's own purposes.

9. Jì 寄 and tuō 託 refer to entrusting oneself to others and thus relying on them.

10. Shì 恃 and the rare hù 怙 refer to reliance on a typically hidden basic resource or factor.

Modern Chinese Criteria

仰賴

依賴

倚賴

借重

倚重

倚畀 (lit) refers to relying on someone for advice.

借助

依仗

倚仗

憑仗

仰仗

仰承

依把

依憑

憑依

憑借

憑陵

仗持

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

HANFEI TONGYI 2004 韓非子同義詞研究 267

TENG SHOU-HSIN 1996 Chinese Synonyms Usage Dictionary 462

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vtoN : 240
  • vtoN.adV : 45
  • vt+prep+N : 23
  • VPtoN : 12
  • vtoNPab{S} : 7
  • nab : 5
  • vt(oN) : 5
  • VPadN : 4
  • vttoN1.+prep+N2 : 3
  • vtoN.adVt : 2
  • vt prep V : 2
  • DELETE : 2
  • vadN : 2
  • NP : 2
  • vtoN.postadV : 1
  • vtoNpro.adV:adS : 1
  • vtoN : 1
  • n : 1
  • vtoNab{ACT}.-V : 1
  • vttoN1(.+N2) : 1
  • vt[oN] : 1
  • vt+V[0] : 1
  • vtoS : 1
  • NPab : 1

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 95
  • 春秋左傳 : 56
  • 管子 : 23
  • 說苑 : 19
  • 祖堂集 : 19
  • 戰國策 : 17
  • 臨濟錄 : 15
  • 史記 : 11
  • 呂氏春秋 : 10
  • 賢愚經 : 9
  • 荀子 : 8
  • 論語 : 8
  • 六祖壇經 : 8
  • 孝經 : 7
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 7
  • 莊子 : 7
  • 論衡 : 5
  • 孟子 : 5
  • 百喻經 : 4
  • 陸機集十一卷 : 3
  • 毛詩 : 3
  • 楚辭 : 3
  • 墨子 : 2
  • 鹽鐵論 : 2
  • 春秋穀梁傳 : 2
  • 淮南子 : 2
  • 法言 : 2
  • 新論-漢-桓譚 : 2
  • 法句經 : 2
  • 尹文子 : 2
  • 孫子 : 1
  • 禮記 : 1
  • 鶡冠子 : 1
  • 法集要頌經 : 1
  • 妙法蓮華經 : 1
  • 韓詩外傳 : 1

Words

   shì OC: ɡljɯʔ MC: dʑɨ 56 Attributions

Shì 恃 and the rare hù 怙 refer to reliance on a typically hidden basic resource or factor.

  • vt+prep+Nrely on N
  • vtoNrely on (what one holds in one's hands or more abstractly has); depend on; rely on the help of
  • vtoNpassivebe relied on 可恃
  • vtoNpsychrely upon (oneself)
  • vtoNpsychrely on onself > be confident
  • vtoNPab{S}put one's confidence in that, rely on (something happening)
  • vtoSrely on the fact that S
   yīn OC: qin MC: ʔin 42 Attributions

The general term for relying on something with confidence is yīn 因.

  • nN=humanthose one relies on ???
  • vadNreliable, that can be relied on; 因國 a state to rely on
  • vt[oN]rely on circumstances, adjust to circumstances
  • vt+prep+Nrely on, depend on
  • vtoN.adVrelying on, with the help of; on the basis of
  • vtoNbase oneself on (as the the Shang dynasty on the institutions of the Xia), utilise as a basis, utilise as a basis for power; make use of; rely on, take advantage of
  • vtoNpassivebe relied on 可因者
  • vt(oN)base oneself on the contextually determinate N
   yī OC: qɯl MC: ʔɨi 29 Attributions

Yī 依 refers to dependence and reliance on something which may be deliberate or non-deliberate.

  • nabsubjectwhat one relies on > dependency
  • vadNdependent
  • vt+prep+Ndepend on; rely on
  • vtoN.adVby relying on, relying on, according to
  • vtoNdepend on; rely on; rely on for sustenance or supportBUDDH: take refuge in (Buddha, dharma, sangha, etc.)
   dài OC: ɡ-lɯɯʔ MC: dəi 24 Attributions
  • vt+prep+Ndepend on
  • vtoN.adVrelying on (someone) (do something); depend on (something) in order to V
  • vtoNfactualwait for so as to> depend on
  • vtoNlogicZZ 1: depend on (something or somebody)
  • vtoNab{ACT}.-Vdepend of Nab-ing in order to V
   rén OC: njɯm MC: ȵim 22 Attributions

Rén 任 typically refers to reliance on someone inferior in the context of public administration.

  • vtoN.adVcoverb: according to, relying on
  • vtoNrely on
  • vtoNpassivebe relied on
  • vtoNreflexive.己rely on oneself
   lài OC: b-raads MC: lɑi 20 Attributions
  • vt(oN)rely on
  • vtoN.adVrelying on> based on, on the basis of
  • vtoNgradedSHU: depend on politically (as on a powerful person), depend on (for life); derive profit from 甚賴之
  • vtoSdepend on that; derive profit from that
   chéng OC: ɢjɯŋ MC: ʑɨŋ 19 Attributions

Chéng 乘 refers to manifest deliberate reliance on some external condition for the furthering of one's own plans.

  • vt+prep+Nrely on, avail oneself of
  • vtoNrely on, avail oneself of or exploit (an opportunity); take the opportunity to adapt to
  • vtoNPab{S}avail oneself of the fact that S
   jiǎ OC: kraaʔ MC: kɣɛ 14 Attributions

Jiè 藉/借 and jiǎ 假 refer to availing oneself of conveniently available outside things for one's own purposes.

  • vt+prep+Nrely on
  • vtoNgain the support of, come to be able to rely on
  • vtoN.adVrelying on N, availing oneself on N
   jù OC: klas MC: ki̯ɤ 12 Attributions
  • nabsomething to base oneself on> base, support
  • vt+prep+Nfigurativerely on N, be founded on N
  • vtoN.adVrelying on, according to, based on
  • vtoNfigurativedepend on; rely on as evidence, adduce as evidence
   yǎng OC: ŋaŋʔ MC: ŋi̯ɐŋ 11 Attributions

Yǎng 仰 typically refers to hopeful reliance on a superior.

  • vt+prep+Nrely on N
  • vtoN.adVrelying on N
  • vtoNlook up to for sustenance and necessary support; depend on
  • vttoN1.+prep+N2rely on N2 for N1
  • vttoN1(.+N2)depend on something contextually determinate N2 for N1
   jiè OC: skjaags MC: tsɣɛ 11 Attributions

Jiè 藉/借 and jiǎ 假 refer to availing oneself of conveniently available outside things for one's own purposes.

  • vt(oN)avail oneself of the contextually determinate object N
  • vt+prep+Nrely on
  • vtoNavail oneself of, rely on; use
   jiè OC:  MC: dzɣɛ 11 Attributions

Jiè 藉/借 and jiǎ 假 refer to availing oneself of conveniently available outside things for one's own purposes.

  • vtoN.adVrelying on, on this basis
  • vtoNrely on; appeal to (as an authority)
   hù OC: ɡaaʔ MC: ɦuo̝ 10 Attributions

Shì 恃 and the rare hù 怙 refer to reliance on a typically hidden basic resource or factor.

  • vtoNdepend on, rely on; make opportunistic use of
  • vtoNpassivebe relied on 可怙 "be something to rely on"
  • vtoNPab{S}to rely on that S
   zài OC: sɡɯɯʔ MC: dzəi 8 Attributions
  • vt+N.postVrelying on, in accordance with
  • vtoNstativedepend on; be one's responsibility (在我)
   yú OC: qa MC: ʔi̯ɤ 6 Attributions
  • vtoNfigurativebe (abstractly) in> depend on; be based on
  • vtoN.postadVrelying on; based on
   tuō OC: ph-laaɡ MC: thɑk 6 Attributions

Jì 寄 and tuō 託 refer to entrusting oneself to others and thus relying on them.

  • vt+prep+Nrely on
  • vtoNmake oneself depend on; place oneself as dependent on (ZUO); rely for (legs) (on a horse)
   yuē OC: qplewɡ MC: ʔi̯ɐk 5 Attributions
  • vtoN.adVcoverb: depending on, according to
   jì OC: krals MC: kiɛ 4 Attributions

Jì 寄 and tuō 託 refer to entrusting oneself to others and thus relying on them.

  • vt+prep+Nentrust oneself to, depend on;
  • vt+V[0]rely on V-ing
  • vttoN1.+prep+N2rely temporarily on N1 from N2
憑 / 馮 / 憑   píng OC: brɯŋ MC: bɨŋ píng OC: brɯŋ MC: bɨŋ píng OC: brɯŋ MC: bɨŋ 4 Attributions
  • vtoNrely on
  • nabactthe relying on something; reliance; dependance
  • vtoN.adVcoverb: relying on, depending on
  • vtoNfigurativeSHI: rely on, cleave to
有為   yǒu wéi OC: ɢʷɯʔ ɢʷal MC: ɦɨu ɦiɛ 4 Attributions
  • NPabsubjectBUDDH: what is dependent, conditioned, of composite nature
  • VPadNbuddhistBUDDH: dependent, conditioned, of composite nature, subject to arising and extinction (ant. to 無為); SANSKRIT saṃskrta
  • VPibuddhistBUDDH: exist interdependently, be conditioned, be of composite nature, be subject to arising and extinction (ant. to 無為); SANSKRIT saṃskrta
   yǐ MC: yiX OC: k-lɯʔ 4 Attributions
  • vtoNe.g. 取道者不以手而以耳 "the one who chooses the Way does so not relying on his hands but relying on his ears": rely on
  • DELETEon the basis of; given the fact of Nab
   yǒu OC: ɢʷɯʔ MC: ɦɨu 3 Attributions
  • vtoNstativedepend on, rest on (as life or death on fate)
   fù OC: bɯʔ MC: bɨu 3 Attributions
  • vtoNrely on; depend on
   yī OC: qɯl MC: ʔɨi 3 Attributions
  • NPagreement to rely on; thing to rely on
  • VPtoNrely on
   yǐ OC: qralʔ MC: ʔiɛ 2 Attributions
  • vt(oN)rely on, trust in
  • vtoNHF: depend on (as one phenomenon on another)
   yuàn OC: k-lons MC: jiɛn 2 Attributions
  • vtoN.adVbased on; depending on
  • vtoNrely on as a guideline, depend on
怙恃   hù shì OC: ɡaaʔ ɡljɯʔ MC: ɦuo̝ dʑɨ 2 Attributions
  • VPtoNpsychrely upon (oneself)
恃仰   shì yǎng OC: ɡljɯʔ ŋaŋʔ MC: dʑɨ ŋi̯ɐŋ 2 Attributions
  • VPtoNrely on (in any way)
   zī MC: tsij OC: sti 2 Attributions
  • vt prep Vrely on V-ing, take V-ing as the departing point for
   yóu MC: yuw OC: liw 2 Attributions
  • vtoNpro.adV:adSfigurativerelying on this> basing oneself on N, from this point of view of N
  • vtoNfigurativeflow from, be based on; come from
   yì 2 Attributions
  • vtoNrely on for a living, live on
   àn MC: 'anH OC: qaans 2 Attributions
  • vtoN.adVtrely on N in V-ing
   jiè OC: kreeds MC: kɣɛi 1 Attribution
  • vtoNrely on ZUO 介人之寵 "relying on other people's love"
  • vt+prep+Navail oneself of
   chén OC: ɡljum MC: dʑim 1 Attribution
  • vtoNto rely on; trust
   àn OC: qaans MC: ʔɑn 1 Attribution
  • vtoNrely on N as authority
据據 / 據    OC:  MC:  jù OC: klas MC: ki̯ɤ 1 Attribution
  • vtoNbase oneself on
   běn OC: pɯɯnʔ MC: puo̝n 1 Attribution

Běn 本 refers to an abstract often almost metaphysical or logical dependence on something.

  • vt+prep+Nbe based on
   liáo OC: b-ruu MC: leu 1 Attribution
  • vtoNdepend on for sustenance
   xū OC: so MC: si̯o 1 Attribution
  • vtoNfigurativedepend on (e.g. each other)
介恃   jiè shì OC: kreeds ɡljɯʔ MC: kɣɛi dʑɨ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNrely on
依侍   yī shì OC: qɯl ɡljɯs MC: ʔɨi dʑɨ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNrely on, depend on
依止   yī zhǐ OC: qɯl kljɯʔ MC: ʔɨi tɕɨ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNpassivebe relied on safely
依變   yī biàn OC: qɯl prons MC: ʔɨi piɛn 1 Attribution
  • VPadNchanging accordingly > dependent [CA}
假威   jiǎ wēi OC: kraaʔ qul MC: kɣɛ ʔɨi 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNrely on for one's authority
攀緣   pān yuán OC: phraan k-lon MC: phɣan jiɛn 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNrely on, depend on > be attached to (Song)
負恃   fù shì OC: bɯʔ ɡljɯʔ MC: bɨu dʑɨ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNrely on
馮依 / 憑依   píng yī OC: brɯŋ qɯl MC: bɨŋ ʔɨi píng yī OC: brɯŋ qɯl MC: bɨŋ ʔɨi 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNrely on (in every way?)
   tīng OC: theeŋ MC: theŋ 1 Attribution
  • vt(oN)rely on or use the contextually determinate N
   zuò MC: dzwaX OC: sɡoolʔ 1 Attribution
  • vtoN.adVrelying on
   zhàng OC: daŋʔ MC: ɖi̯ɐŋ 0 Attributions
  • vtoNrely upon
   zhí OC: tjib MC: tɕip 0 Attributions
  • vtoNhold onto and rely on MO 執所言
   jiē OC: kriid MC: kɣɛi 0 Attributions
  • vtoN.adVrelying/stepping on X to V
假借   jiǎ jiè OC: kraaʔ skjaags MC: kɣɛ tsɣɛ 0 Attributions
  • VPtoNrely on
    MC:  OC:  0 Attributions
  • vtoN.adV:adSfigurativerelying on this> basing oneself on N, from this point of view of N
    MC:  OC:  0 Attributions
  • vtoNpro.adV:adSfigurativerelying on this> basing oneself on N, from this point of view of N
    MC:  OC:  0 Attributions
  • vtoN.adVrelying on

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