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

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— chie —

chie2141724 Masculine; martial; virile; brave.
chie gû-kó; a bull. nŏ̤ kâi kak chie-chie; two great horns. chie koi-ang; a fine cock. cí ciah koi chie căi; this is a rampant fowl. i chie-chie nē, àiⁿ kio i sie phah; he is very perk and wants to fight with them.

chìe7951184 To laugh.
hó̤ chìe; khó̤ chìe; laughable. hí-chìe; to laugh at. chí-chìe; to deride, kìen-chìe; ridiculous. pun nâng chìe; was laughed at. thóiⁿ tîeh chìe sí; considered it unspeakably ludicrous. chìe-ūe căi; absurd. chìe hi-hi; to titter. khá-khá chìe; to giggle. chìe-but chìe-but; smiling. mûiⁿ chìe; to smile. né chìe; a forced laugh. tōa chìe tōa tàⁿ; loud laughing and talking. àm-cĕⁿ chìe; secretly laughed. chìe mīn hóⁿ; a deceitful smile. phīⁿ chìe, chùi chìe; to laugh all over one's face. hàuⁿ chìe căi; fond of fun. chìe chùi; smiling lips. hiong khûn phah m̄ tit chìe mīn; the most ruthless hand will not smite a smiling face. thau chìe thau khàu; half laughing and half crying. lṳ́ màiⁿ tó̤ chìe khuah nâng kâi chùi; do not make yourself ridiculous. m̆ chìe nē; restrained his disposition to laugh. lún chìe; refrain from laughing. hah-hah chìe; a horse-laugh. hih-hih chìe; to laugh boisterously. hih-hih chìe; to snicker.

chìe28308 To sing.
chìe khek; chìe kua; to sing ballads. lṳ́ chìe chut khek úa thiaⁿ; you sing a ballad to me. cí chut khek chìe lâi hó̤ căi; this ballad was well sung. chìe khṳ̀ m̄ tùi páng; it was not sung according to the tune. chìe chut lâi, siaⁿ-im hó̤, âu-tói īa hó̤; the singing was good, and the voices were good.