AMBUSH  埋伏

ATTACK AND HIDE WHILE PREPARING to do so.
SURPRISE ATTACKTRAPARCHAIC AMBUSCADE

Kind Of

ATTACK

Old Chinese Criteria

[[COMMON/RARE]]

[GENERAL/SPECIFIC]

1. The current word for lying in ambush as part of attacking someone furtively in any context, formaly military or otherwise, is fú 伏.

[GENERAL]; [[COMMON]]

2. Fù 覆 is used as a military technical term limited to the use of ambushes in formal military campaigns.

[SPECIFIC]; [[RARE]]

Modern Chinese Criteria

埋伏

打埋

設伏

伏擊

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

BUCK 1988 A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Principal Indo-European Languages 20.49

LANGIUS 1631 Anthologia sive Florilegium rerum et materiarum selectarum

INSIDIAE

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vtoN : 4
  • nab.post-V{NUM} : 2
  • vi : 1
  • vadN : 1

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 5
  • 史記 : 3

Words

   fú OC: bɯɡ MC: buk 5 Attributions

The current word for lying in ambush as part of attacking someone furtively in any context, formaly military or otherwise, is fú 伏. [GENERAL]; [[COMMON]]

  • vadNlying in ambush
  • viactlie in ambush; hide and lie in ambush
  • vtoNcausativecause to lie in ambush
   fù OC: phuɡ MC: phuk 3 Attributions

Fù 覆 is used as a military technical term limited to the use of ambushes in formal military campaigns. [SPECIFIC]; [[RARE]]

  • nsubjectambush team, ambush batallion
  • nab.post-V{NUM}actambush
  • vtoNambush

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: