可以 kěyǐ

  1. kěyǐ verb can / may / possible / able to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: For example, 分析可以确定 'analysis can confirm.' (VOA 2016-01-09a; CC-CEDICT '可以')
  2. kěyǐ adjective capable / adequate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: 可以 can mean many things depending on tone and context (CC-CEDICT '可以')
  3. kěyǐ auxiliary verb can / may / possible / able to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: Expresses either (1) ability or (2) permission (CC-CEDICT '可以'; Sun 2006, loc. 1723)
  4. kěyǐ adjective good
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '可以')

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  • 可以免 (可以免) 唯宋可以免焉 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 宣公 Lord Xuan — count: 5
  • 可以逞 (可以逞) 乃可以逞 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 4
  • 可以入 (可以入) 吾可以入乎 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 君可以 (君可以) 君可以冠矣 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 通可以 (通可以) 通可以已也 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 3
  • 可以沤 (可以漚) 可以漚麻 — The Book of Songs 《詩經》, 國風‧陳‧東門之池 Lessons from the states - Odes of Chen - Dong Men Zhi Chi — count: 3
  • 可以言 (可以言) 可以言小君也 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 莊公 Lord Zhang — count: 3
  • 可以集 (可以集) 可以集事 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 桓公 Lord Huan — count: 2
  • 可以会 (可以會) 然後可以會矣 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 桓公 Lord Huan — count: 2
  • 可以观 (可以觀) 可以觀德 — Book of Documents 《尚書》, 商書 咸有一德 Shang Shu - Common Possession of Pure Virtue — count: 2