Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

zào

  1. zào verb to make / to build / to manufacture
    Domain: Industry 产业
    Notes: In the sense of 制造 (ABC 'zào' 造 v 1; GHC '造' 2; Kroll dzawX '造' 1; NCCED 2 '造' 1)
  2. zào verb to arrive / to go
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 到 (ABC 'zào' 造 v 3; GHC '造' 1; Kroll tshawX '造' 1; NCCED 1 '造' 1)
  3. zào verb to pay a visit / to call on
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 造 is similar in meaning to 拜访.
  4. zào verb to edit / to collect / to compile
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing 写作
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 造 is similar in meaning to 撰写 or 汇集.
  5. zào verb to attain / to achieve
    Domain: Education 教育
    Notes: In an educational or skills acquisition context, in the sense of 成就 (ABC 'zào' 造 v 4; GHC '造' 3; Kroll tshawX '造' 1; NCCED 1 '造' 2)
  6. zào noun an achievement
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 造 is similar in meaning to 成就.
  7. zào noun a crop
    Domain: Agriculture 农业
    Notes: Dialect; synonym discussion: in this sense 造 is similar in meaning to 收成 (ABC 'zào' 造 n 2; NCCED 4 '造').
  8. zào noun a time / an age
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 造 is similar in meaning to 时代 (ABC 'zào' 造 n 3; GHC '造' 11).
  9. zào noun fortune / destiny
    Domain: Mythology 神话
    Notes: In the sense of 幸运 (GHC '造' 9)
  10. zào adverb suddenly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 造 is similar in meaning to 忽然 or 仓卒 (GHC '造' 10).
  11. zào verb to educate / to train
    Domain: Education 教育
    Notes: (NCCED 1 '造' 3)
  12. zào verb to invent
    Domain: Technology 技术
    Notes: (ABC 'zào' 造 v 2; NCCED 2 '造' 2)
  13. zào noun a party in a lawsuit
    Domain: Law 法律
    Notes: (ABC 'zào' 造 n 1; GHC '造' 7; NCCED 3 '造')
  14. zào verb to run wild / to overspend
    Domain: Spoken Language 口语
    Notes: (ABC 'zào' 造 v 5)
  15. zào bound form indifferently / negligently
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll tshawX '造' 2)
  16. zào bound form a woman moving to her husband's home
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: After marriage (Kroll tshawX '造' 3)
  17. zào adjective imaginary
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 虚构 (GHC '造' 4)
  18. zào verb to found / to initiate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 创始 (GHC '造' 5)
  19. zào verb to contain
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 容纳 (GHC '造' 6)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 12
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 6
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句下》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou II 6
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 5
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句上》 Commentary on Jin Xin I 4
The Classic of Tea 《茶經》 卷下:五之煮、六之飲、七之事、八之出、九之略、十之圖 Final Scroll: 5. Boiling, 6. Drinking, 7. History, 8. Growing Regions, 9. Simplify, 10. Pictorialize 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《里仁第四》 Commentary on Li Ren IV 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 3

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
造父 造父 造父以善御幸於周繆王 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 13
良造 良造 衛鞅為大良造 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 10
造物 造物 夫造物者 Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master 8
夫造 夫造 夫造物者 Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master 5
造白金 造白金 造白金焉 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 4
造白起 造白起 大良造白起攻魏 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 3
造舟 造舟 造舟為梁 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧大明 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Da Ming 3
造冰 造冰 君設大盤造冰焉 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《喪大記》 The Greater Record of Mourning Rites 3
造谤 造謗 率群下以造謗 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 2
造兵 造兵 造兵之本也 Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui 2