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

— chio —

𢲵chio9566411 To mix by stirring with the hand.
chio câu-câu; mix them evenly. màiⁿ chio khah cōi cúi; do not mix in too much water. cìeⁿ-seⁿ chio khṳ̀ khah kṳ̂t; that is mixed too stiff. chio chieh cē; mix it thinner. chio m̄ bûa; they will not mix by stirring. chio cho̤h khng pn̄g khṳt koi cîah; stir up some food for the fowls. chio cò̤ cêk ē; mix them together.

chío972617 Retired ; quiet.
cĕⁿ chío-chío; without bustle. i cêk pôiⁿ chío-chío khṳ̀ cò̤, bô̤ nâng cai; he went and performed his part unobtrusively, so that no one knew of it. cêk koiⁿ thóiⁿ tîeh cò̤ ŏi cēⁿ chío-chío? Why is it that everything appears so quiet?

chío7461157 Partially; tolerably.
chío hó̤; tolerably good. chío ŏi; tolerably able. chío ŭ m̄ hâh; it does not exactly match. chío-chío cò̤ tit; it will barely do. chío-chío; it will perhaps do.

chío9521497 Ridicule.
ki-chío; to ridicule. pùe-ău ki-chío i; jeered at him behind his back.

chìo366578 Relying on force, regardless of right; strong.
chìo hieⁿ khi-hŭ phûh hieⁿ; the powerful village imposes upon the weak one. i tó̤ tíen chìo; they are making a display of their forces.

chîo32748 A dynasty; the court; facing.
chîo lăi; holding office under government. nín cí-kò̤ ŭ tī-tîang tŏ̤ chîo lăi cò̤ kuaⁿ? Who have you from this place that holds office under government? chîo-kìⁿ; to see the Emperor. cĭeⁿ chîo; to go to court. cŏ̤ chîo; to give audience. pńg chîo; our dynasty. tăi cheng chîo; the Great Pure dynasty. chîo hō̤; the banner of the dynasty. chîo pâng; an audience chamber. chîo hôk; court dress. chîo kháu; the examination for conferring the Hanlin degree. cíaⁿ-tŭn chîo-kang; reform and strengthen the government. cêk chîo thien-cṳ́ cêk chîo chîn; each monarch has his own set of ministers. saⁿ chîo ngŵn-láu; a high grandee of three reigns. tang chîo it-pín; those of the first rank at court. cŏ̤ lâm chîo pak; sit on the south side facing northward. nŏ̤ nâng cŏ̤ sie chîo; the two sit facing each other. chîo tùi i kâi mīn tàⁿ ūe; faced him and spoke to him.

𠹍chĭo11493010 Sick at the stomach.
úa hṳ́ tói lí-lí chĭo khí lâi, sĭ àiⁿ thò kâi īeⁿ; I feel all the time as if I were about to vomit. cí kâi cîah lío tó lăi lí-kẃn chĭo; since eating this my stomach is quite upset.