1. verb to sit [with straight legs] upon
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 坐 (Guoyu '踞' v 2; Unihan '踞')
  2. verb to crouch / to squat
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 蹲 (Guoyu '踞' v 1; Unihan '踞')
  3. verb to lean on
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 倚 or 靠 (Guoyu '踞' v 3)
  4. verb to occupy / to capture upon
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 占据 (Guoyu '踞' v 4; Unihan '踞')

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  • 盘踞(盤踞) to occupy illegally / to seize (territory) / to entrench
  • 蹲踞 to squat / to crouch
  • 雄踞 to be perched high / to be located prominently
  • 箕踞 to sit with straight legs
  • 虎踞 inaccessible terrain ; a unique shape ; a superior status

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