纵 (縱) zōng zòng

  1. zōng noun warp (the vertical threads in weaving) / vertical
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '縱' zōng n 1)
  2. zòng verb to release / to relax / to let go
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 纵 is synonymous with 释放 or 放走 (Guoyu '縱' zòng v 1; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 158).
  3. zōng adjective footprint
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 足跡 (Guoyu '縱' zōng n 2)
  4. zōng adjective north-south
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 纵 is synonymous with 南北.
  5. zòng verb to send out / to fire / to discharge
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 纵 is synonymous with 发 or 放 (Guoyu '縱' zòng v 2).
  6. zòng verb to indulge
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 纵 is synonymous with 放纵 (Guoyu '縱' zòng v 3; Unihan '縱').
  7. zòng verb to jump / to leap
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 纵 is synonymous with 腾跃 (Guoyu '縱' zòng v 4).
  8. zòng conjunction even if / even though
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 纵 is synonymous with 纵然 or 即使 in modern Chinese. It may used to introduce a concessive clause in Literary Chinese (Guoyu '縱' zòng conj; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 158).
  9. zòng adjective to frown / to knit one's brows
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Dialect (NCCED '纵1 zòng' 7)
  10. zòng adjective creased
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Dialect (NCCED '纵1 zòng' 6)

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