Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

调 (調) tiáo diào

  1. tiáo verb to harmonize
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (Guoyu '調' tiáo v 1)
  2. diào verb to transfer / to change job
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Work 工作
    Notes: (Guoyu '調' diào v 1; Unihan '調')
  3. diào noun tune / tone
    Domain: Music 音乐
    Notes: In the sense of 乐律 or 韻律 (Guoyu '調' diào n 1; Unihan '調')
  4. diào noun a stanza / a verse
    Domain: Poetry 诗
  5. tiáo verb to reconcile
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 和解 (Guoyu '調' tiáo v 2)
  6. tiáo verb to be equal
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 平均 (Guoyu '調' tiáo v 3)
  7. tiáo verb to blend
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 混合 (Guoyu '調' tiáo v 4)
  8. tiáo verb to jeer / to mock / to ridicule
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 嘲笑 (Guoyu '調' tiáo v 5)
  9. tiáo adjective normal / regular
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 正常 (Guoyu '調' tiáo adj)
  10. diào verb to exchange
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 互換 (Guoyu '調' diào v 3)
  11. diào verb to arrange / to plan / to set up
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 安排 (Guoyu '調' diào v 2)
  12. diào noun tone of voice
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '調' diào n 3)
  13. diào noun stress / emphasis
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Emphasis when speaking (Guoyu '調' diào n 4)
  14. diào noun idea / opinion
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 意见 (Guoyu '調' diào n 5)
  15. diào noun personal style
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '調' diào n 6)
  16. diào noun household tax
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 戶稅 (Guoyu '調' diào n 7)

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十六 志第六 律曆上 Volume 16 Treatises 6: Rhythm and the Calendar Part One 25
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十一 志第一 律志序 Volume 11 Treatises 1: Lu Treatises Preface 23
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷二十 泰族訓 Chapter 20: superior Lineage 10
Book of Southern Qi 《南齊書》 卷三 本紀第三 武帝 Volume 3 Annals 3: Emperor Wu of Southern Qi 7
Guoyu 《國語》 周語下 Discourses of Zhou III 7
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十五 兵略訓 Chapter 15: Military Planning 7
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十九 脩務訓 Chapter 19: Cultivation of Effort 6
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 第五 禮儀中 立夏 請雨 拜皇太子 拜王公 桃印 黃郊 立秋 貙劉 案戶 祠星 立冬 冬至 臘 大儺 土牛 遣衛士 朝會 Volume 95: Etiquette Part Two 6
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷八十二 列傳第四十二 周朗 沈懷文 Volume 82 Biographies 42: Zhou Lang, Shen Huaiwen 6
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷二十一 志第十一 樂三 Volume 21 Treatises 11: Music 3 6

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
调一 調一 夫有改調一弦 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷六 覽冥訓 Chapter 6: Observing the Obscure 6
能调 能調 夫五音不同聲而能調 Guanzi 《管子》 宙合第十一 Chapter 11: Zhou He 4
调齐 調齊 調齊和之適 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷八 本經訓 Chapter 8: Base Warp 4
调阴阳 調陰陽 調陰陽 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷二十 泰族訓 Chapter 20: superior Lineage 3
阴阳调 陰陽調 陰陽調 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十三 氾論訓 Chapter 13: Overflowing Discussions 3
调竽 調竽 調竽笙篪簧 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 3
心调 心調 禦心調乎馬 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十四 詮言訓 Chapter 14: Explanation of Sayings 3
不能调 不能調 不能調通民利 Guanzi 《管子》 國蓄第七十三 Chapter 73: State Reserves 3
不可调 不可調 然則衡數不可調耶 Guanzi 《管子》 輕重乙第八十一 Chapter 81: Weight II 2
天下调 天下調 力重與天下調 Guanzi 《管子》 山權數第七十五 Chapter 75: Methods for Administering Mountain Areas 2