- to serve, wait on, attend upon, honour, worship [cp. BSk. paricārayati Divy.114 sq., Divy.421] SN.i.124 (pāde); Dhp-a.iii.196 (id.); Ja.i.81 (˚cāritabba-ṭṭhāna place of worship); Ja.iv.274; Ja.v.9. Pass. paricāriyati, ppr. ˚iyamāna MN.i.46, MN.i.504; Ja.i.58 In this sense it may also be taken as “being delighted or entertained by.”
- to amuse oneself, gratify one’s senses, to have recreation, find pleasure paricārita* q.v. See also parivāreti.
Caus. of paricarati