dìng

  1. dìng verb to decide
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: In the sense of 决定 (Liu Lianli, 1999, '定' 2; Ho, 2002, '定' 3) 定 is the 180th most frequently used word in the Beijing Language Institute frequency wordlist (1985).
  2. dìng verb certainly / definitely
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (Ho, 2002, '定' 5)
  3. dìng noun meditative concentration / meditation
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Concept: Paramita 波罗蜜
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: dhyāna, Pāli: jhāna; the fifth of the six paramitas
  4. dìng verb to determine
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: In the sense of 约定 (Liu Lianli, 1999, '定' 3)
  5. dìng verb to calm down
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: In the sense of 定下来 (Liu Lianli, 1999, '定' 3; Ho, 2002, '定' 2)
  6. dìng verb to set / to fix
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: For example, 眼睛定在目标 'fix your eyes on a target' (Ho, 2002, '定' 1)
  7. dìng verb to book / to subscribe to / to order
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: In the sense of 定做 (Ho, 2002, '定' 4)
  8. dìng verb still
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: As a verb complement (Ho, 2002, '定' 6)

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