chéng

  1. chéng verb to bear / to carry / to hold
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '承' 1)
  2. chéng verb to succeed / to continue
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 承 has the same meaning as 继承 (Kroll '承' 3; NCCED '承' 5; Unihan '承').
  3. chéng verb to accept / to receive / to suffer
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '承' 1; NCCED '承' 6; Unihan '承')
  4. chéng verb to flatter / to honor
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 承 has the same meaning as 奉承.
  5. chéng verb to undertake / to assume
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 承 has the same meaning as 承担 (NCCED '承' 3).
  6. chéng verb to act on orders / to perform / to carry out
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 承 has the same meaning as 秉承.
  7. chéng verb to confess
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 承 has the same meaning as 招认. For example, 承招 (to confess to a crime).
  8. chéng verb to attend / to assist / to aid
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As a variant of 丞 or with the same meaning as 侍奉 (Kroll '承' 7).
  9. chéng verb to acknowledge / to assent to / to acquiesce
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '承' 2)
  10. chéng verb to obstruct
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '承' 4)
  11. chéng verb to hear it said that
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '承' 5)
  12. chéng adverb previously
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '承' 6)
  13. chéng noun bearer
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A part to take load (NCCED '承' 2)
  14. chéng verb to be indebted to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '承' 4)

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