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A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/chṳ

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— chṳ —

chṳ7741356 To unroll; to open out; to expand; to disburden the mind; at ease; easy; comfortable; exhilarated.
chun-chṳ; in good spirits; cheerful; comfortable; quite at ease. úa thóiⁿ i kâi nâng to m̄ chun-chṳ, sĭ ŭ pēⁿ a m̄ sĭ? I see that he is not in good spirits, it is because he is not well is it not? i a-hiaⁿ kâi ke hūaⁿ khṳ̀ ío chun-chṳ, i a-tĭ kâi ke hūaⁿ khṳ̀ ío kek-chok; the elder brother's family is kept comfortably, the younger brother's family is pinched and straightened. cía thiⁿ-sî cìeⁿ chìn, i lău nâng hŵn-lío chun-chun chṳ-chṳ, bŏi ùi chìn; though the weather is so severe, the old man is not at all discomforted by it, and does not dread the cold. pò chṳ-khui lâi thóiⁿ; open out the cloth that it may be seen. jī-ūe chṳ-khui khṳt i phâk; open out the scrolls and let them sun.

chṳ10101425 Larvæ; very small maggots; festers which are supposed to be caused by maggots.
cuí chṳ; the larvæ of mosquitoes in water.khîa chṳ-phèⁿ khṳ̀ ko chṳ lâi chī kim-lí; take the cloth strainer and dip up some mosquito larvæ to feed the gold-fish. cúi khǹg kú seⁿ chṳ; if water is kept long it produces mosquito larvæ. kha cìm kàu seⁿ chu; his feet have been in the water so long that they have festered. cîh seⁿ chṳ; has festers on his tongue. buah chṳ; to anoint festers with salve.

chṳ́7762080 A rat, mouse, or squirrel.
cêk ciah nío-chṳ́; a rat. cîeh-chṳ́; field-mice. châng-chṳ́; moles. tio-chṳ́; sables. pue-chṳ́; flying squirrels. nío-chṳ́ kíaⁿ; a young rat. cip-chú; a mouse, ngṳ̂n-chṳ́; the ermine. hui-chṳ́ phṳ̂e bé-kùa; a riding coat of squirrel skin. nío-chṳ́ hĕng; rat like; skulking. chṳ́ chiap, káu thau; sly thieving. nío-chṳ́ bṳ́e cīn céng m̄ kiaⁿ sí nâng; a mouse's tail, even when swelled to the utmost, is nothing to be much frightened at.

chṳ́1034772 The thing in hand.
chṳ́ nâng. chṳ́ jît, chṳ́ sṳ̄; the person, time, or matter under consideration. pí chṳ́; that and this. chṳ́ téng nâng; this class of persons. m̄ hó̤ kàu cí chṳ́; do not let it come to this. chṳ́-căi; at present. chṳ́ khek; at this moment. íⁿ chṳ́ ûi hō̤; take this as a label.

chṳ̀1034762 Next; secondary; a time; a period.
chṳ̀ tŏ̤iⁿ; a sequence. chṳ̀ sŭ; in a regular order. ŭ chṳ̀ ŭ sŭ; there is a regular series. ŭ câng-chṳ̀; has gradations. thâu chṳ̀; the first time. búe chṳ̀; the last time. pàng tŏ̤ tī kâi ūi-chṳ? Where did you place it? kîaⁿ kàu cí kâi ūi-chṳ̀ kha sng; having walked thus far my feet began to ache. cêk chṳ̀ tīaⁿ-tīaⁿ; only once. ke cêk chṳ̀; once more. tī cêk chṳ̀? Which time was it? jîeh cōi chṳ̀? How many times? cōi-cōi chṳ̀; a great many times. lṳ́ côiⁿ chṳ̀ cò̤-nî tàⁿ? What did you say the first time? bô̤ cêk chṳ̀ m̄-hó̤; it was right every time. i ío ke chṳ̀, i ìo kíam chṳ̀; he has been more times, and she less. chṳ̀-chṳ̀ lāu-jîet căi; there was much going on every time. cí cêk chṳ̀ cìaⁿ khwn lṳ́, ĕ chṳ̀ cĭu cò̤ m̄ tit; this time you may be allowed to do so, but another time it will not be permitted. táng ĕ chṳ̀; wait till next time. cīeⁿ chṳ̀; the other time. màiⁿ cău-chṳ̀; do not be flurried. cí cêk kĭaⁿ ío chṳ̀; this sort is inferior. chṳ̀ cîⁿ, chṳ̀ ngûn; not first rate money.

chṳ̂10336110 Mercy; compassionate; loving.
chṳ̂ bó̤; a loving mother. chṳ̂ bó̤ to̤ pāi jî; indulgent mothers spoil their children. chṳ̂ sim; a compassionate heart. chṳ̂ ài; loving kindness. chṳ̂-pui; pity. jîn-chṳ̂; compassion. ṳn-chṳ̂; mercy. pĕ chṳ̂, cṳ́ hàu; a gentle father has filial sons.

chṳ̂10331045 A defect; a blemish.
sío chṳ̂; a petty defect. chūe mô̤ⁿ khîu chṳ̂; seek for defects under the fur; petty caviling at men's faults. cía sǹg-sĭ sío chṳ̂; I reckon this a small defect. àiⁿ chūe kàu cn̂g kâi bô̤ chṳ̂ kâi sĭ cíe; there are few to be found that are wholly without defect.

chṳ̂10331725 Weak; inferior.
chṳ̂ hîong; the weaker and the stronger. chṳ̂ hîong kìam; a pair of swords. lṳ́ ua lâi kìⁿ kâi chṳ̂ hîong; let us see which of us is the stronger. i kâi ūe tàⁿ kàu ŭ chṳ̂ ŭ hîong; his language varies much in force. bô̤ chṳ̂ bô̤ hîong; does not modulate the force.

chṳ̂103311210 Crockery.
chṳ̂ khì; crockery ware. chṳ̂ cîeh; a natural magnet.