扫 (掃) sǎo

  1. sǎo verb to sweep / to clear away
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: For example, 扫地 'sweep the floor' (CCD '扫' 1; FE 1 '掃' 1; Guoyu '掃' v 1; Unihan '掃'; XHZD 1 '扫' 1)
  2. sǎo verb to exterminate / to wipe out
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 消除 or 消灭 (CCD '扫' 2; FE 1 '掃' 2; Guoyu '掃' v 2; Unihan '掃')
  3. sǎo adverb totally
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '扫' 4; FE 1 '掃' 3; XHZD 1 '扫' 3)
  4. sǎo noun a broom
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE 2 '掃'; XHZD 2 '扫' 1)
  5. sǎo verb to move right and left / to scan / to pass over
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 掠过 (CCD '扫' 3; FE 1 '掃' 5; Guoyu '掃' v 4)
  6. sǎo verb to paint
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 涂抹 (FE 1 '掃' 4; Guoyu '掃' v 3)
  7. sǎo verb to ruin / to corrupt
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 败坏 (Guoyu '掃' v 5)
  8. sǎo verb to write
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 书写 (Guoyu '掃' v 6)

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