A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/huiⁿ
— húiⁿ —
滾húiⁿ4948511 To roll about or over; to gyrate.
i tō̤ thó-ĕ tó̤ húiⁿ khàu; he lies on the ground, rolling and crying.
khṳt i húiⁿ cò̤ kâi chim thâm khṳ̀; a deep hollow has been worn out by its gyrations.
húiⁿ thâp khṳ̀; make a hole in the ground by rolling around.
cía tōa chèng-cí tūi lô̤h khṳ̀ ŏi húiⁿ tīo nâng kâi chù; this bomb when thrown will overturn peoples' houses. 毁húiⁿ262799 To break down; to ruin; to spoil.
húiⁿ tīo i kâi mûeh-kĭaⁿ; spoiled his goods.
húiⁿ tīo i kâi châng-hn̂g; wasted his fields.
húiⁿ tīo i kâi chù; tore down his house.
sie-húiⁿ; burned up.
sie-húiⁿ i kâi saⁿ-khò; burned up her clothing.
thiah húiⁿ i kâi chù-téng; tore up his roof.
úa kâi hue-hn̂g khṳt i húiⁿ tīo lío-lío; my flower garden was completely ruined by them.
萎hûiⁿ10471408 Wilted, drooping.
hue khṳt jît phâk lío hûiⁿ-hûiⁿ; flowers wilt after being exposed to the sun.
cí câng mûeh cá-jît thóiⁿ tîeh hûiⁿ-hûiⁿ, cá-mêⁿ cîah tîeh lō-cúi, kíaⁿ-jît hîeh cū khīa-khīa; this plant was drooping very much yesterday, but last night it got the dew upon it, and to-day its leaves are all erect.
cí cho̤h hue-bâk kâi hîeh, cò̤-nî hûiⁿ-hûiⁿ nē? Why are the leaves of these shrubs wilted?
懸hûiⁿ2326116 To tie to and suspend; to hang; to dangle; to be in suspense; to hang in view.
tîo so̤h hûiⁿ lô̤h lâi; a rope was dangling.
pàng i hûiⁿ lô̤h lâi; let it dangle.
kha hûiⁿ pàng cûn-po̤-kîⁿ kò̤ sói; hang your feet over the side of the boat and wash them.
tin-tò̤ hûiⁿ; hung upside down.
hûiⁿ-mō̤ⁿ; waiting in suspense.
hûiⁿ síeⁿ keh; put up notice of a reward.
hûiⁿ-kùa tŏ̤ thiaⁿ tn̂g; hung up in the temple.
cí khí ùaⁿ hûiⁿ jîeh kú cong-kú bô̤ kak! How long this case hangs on without ever coming to a settlement!
cí kĭaⁿ sṳ̄ hûiⁿ tŏ̤ sim tèng; this affair is undecided in his mind.
lêng hûiⁿ búe; a half formed waterspout, depending from a cloud.
thâu hûiⁿ-hûiⁿ; with drooping head.
cêk phau chiu hûiⁿ lô̤h lâi; a tassel dangled therefrom.
thâu hûiⁿ, búe hûiⁿ, hêk căi; his head and tail both droop, he is jaded out.
màiⁿ hûiⁿ tîeh thô; do not draggle it on the ground.