1. noun idea
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '意' 1; FE '意' 1)
  2. proper noun Italy (abbreviation)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Europe 欧洲 , Concept: Country 国家
    Notes: Abbreviation for 意大利 (yìdàlì)
  3. noun a wish / a desire / intention
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 愿望. For example, 所謂誠其意者,毋自欺也 What is meant by 'making the thoughts sincere.' is the allowing no self-deception.' (The Classic of Rites, The Great Learning《禮記‧大學》, trans. by Legge 1885; CCD '意' 2; FE '意' 2)
  4. noun mind / a desire / inner heart
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 胸怀 or 内心
  5. noun feeling / emotion / affection
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 情意 or 感情
  6. noun bearing / spirit
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 意气 or 气势
  7. verb to think of / to long for / to miss
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 思念
  8. verb to anticipate / to expect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 意料 or 猜测 (CCD '意' 3; FE '意' 3)
  9. verb to doubt / to suspect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 怀疑
  10. noun meaning
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE '意' 4)
  11. noun a suggestion / a hint
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE '意' 5)
  12. noun manas / mind / mentation
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: manas, Pali: manas, Japanese: i (BL 'manas'; FGDB '意')

Contained in

意想不到意识生意意大利意义有意随意注意任意爱己注意意见示意图同意恶意民意愿意意思满意中意惬意创意意料意识形态意愿意味意味着意外敬意好意没意思有意思主意不好意思故意意志心意情意意旨粗心大意大意得意意蕴惹人注意歉意玩意儿诚心诚意诚意乐意留意全心全意如意

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Collocations

  • 孙意 (孫意) 季孫意如 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 15
  • 意恢 (意恢) 莒殺其公子意恢 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 9
  • 公子意 (公子意) 莒殺其公子意恢 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 6
  • 志意 (誌意) 志意得廣焉 — The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《樂記》 Record of Music — count: 5
  • 荡意 (盪意) 司城蕩意諸來奔 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 文公 Lord Wen — count: 5
  • 成公意 (成公意) 成公意也 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 4
  • 意行 (意行) 謂之不善意行 — Mozi 《墨子》, 卷七 天志中 Book 7 - Will of Heaven II — count: 4
  • 上意 (上意) 量上意 — Guanzi 《管子》, 八觀第十三 Chapter 13: Eight Observations — count: 4
  • 顺天意 (順天意) 順天意者 — Mozi 《墨子》, 卷七 天志上 Book 7 - Will of Heaven I — count: 4
  • 意茲 (意茲) 邴意茲曰可 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 定公 Lord Ding — count: 3