Open main menu

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

— hwt —

hwt1211905 The hair on the human head.
cháu thâu kit hwt; a long married couple.
kit hwt hu chi; an old married pair.
phi mô̤ⁿ sùaⁿ hwt; disheveled hair.
ho̤h hwt thong ngŵn; white hair and rosy complexion.

hwt1211057 To sprout; to shoot forth; to issue.
hwt châi; to grow rich.
hwt sī; to take an oath.
hwt hîeh; to put forth leaves.
hwt sún; to sprout.
hŵt ke; to increase as a family.
hwt piaⁿ khṳ̀ tú-gṳ̆; dispatch soldiers to repulse them.
hwt gê; to bud.
hwt gê; hwt khí; to teeth.
hwt mô̤ⁿ; to grow hairy.
hwt-khí lâi; to spring up and grow.
hwt îeⁿ cûn; to dispatch a gun-boat.
tāu hwt gê lío; the peas have sprouted.
hwt toaⁿ; issue a permit.
hwt hùe; to send off goods.
hwt hûe; to send off on a return journey.
hwt chut lâi; to send forth.
hwt-nō̤; hwt-náu; get irritated.
sît hwt būe côi; its wings are not yet fully grown.
hwt mêng cí kâi tŏ̤-lí; set forth this doctrine clearly.
hwt seⁿ; to put forth.
àiⁿ cò̤-nî khai-hwt? In what way is it to be set forth?
i cìaⁿ khui-hwt pat-tò̤-khṳ̀; he understands the exposition of it.
i íⁿ-keng tá-hwt nâng khṳ̀ lío; he has already dispatched a messenger.
hwt-lô̤h kūiⁿ khṳ̀ sím; he has gone to the district city to try cases.
hwt ko; become mouldy.
hwt tâk mûeh; hwt mûeh; develop a poisonous swelling.
hwt kūaⁿ; to perspire.
hwt jîet; hwt jûah; have fever.
hwt sĭm-mih pēⁿ? What disease has he?
hwt sie ùi chìn; have fever and ague.
hwt cíu-mô̤h; have a rash from drinking wine.
hwt kháu-nîe; issue rations.
hwt kang-cîⁿ; pay wages.
táng i lâi hwt-lô̤h; wait till be comes and gives the orders.
kàu jîeh cōi hùe cìaⁿ hwt tâk? How old was he when he got promotion?

hŵt1221229 A penalty; to fine; to punish.
hêng-hŵt; punishment.
síeⁿ hŵt hun mêng; the rewards and punishments are distinctly set forth.
hŵt cíu saⁿ pue; forfeit three glasses of wine (by being made to drink them).
hŵt hóng; forfeit a part of one's salary. úa àiⁿ hŵt lṳ́; I am going to mulct you. hŵt i nŏ̤ kâi ngṳ̂n; fined him two dollars. tōa-tōa tîeh khṳt i hŵt; let him mulct you to any amount. hŵt khẃn; a fine. ceh-hwt; to punish. hŵt tîeh i m̄ su-hôk; he would not submit to the fine. khin hŵt, tăng hŵt m̄ sie tâng, to tîeh hŵt; some pay a light penalty and some a heavy one, but all must be punished.

hŵt2301160 A cave; a hole in the earth or hillside; a burial place; a den.
châu-hŵt; a lurking place. sĭang kó tiang-sî cū sĭ hŵt-kṳ; in the most ancient times were the cave dwellers. cí cêk hŵt suaⁿ sĭ tī-tîang kâi? Whose burial place is this? sí ău cǹg cò̤ cêk hŵt; after they died they were buried in the same grave. tíam hŵt, àiⁿ tíam tit tîeh; in pointing out a burial place the point is to point out one. cam tùi hŵt-tău, cìaⁿ ŭ hāu-ngīam; lance in a vital part, then there is efficacy in it.

hŵt12294 Reduce to order.
khí piaⁿ khṳ̀ hŵt; raise troops and go and reduce them to order. chíaⁿ lṳ́ lâi cak-hŵt; invite you to act as arbitrator.

hŵt12244 Exhausted; defective.
nâng sĭm sĭ khùn-hŵt; I am very weary. mih mûeh to bŏi khueh-hŵt; there is nothing unsupplied.