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

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— thng —

thng860859 Broth, soup, gravy; warm water.
gû-nêk-thng; beef broth. koi-thng; chicken soup. thng-sî; a soup-spoon. thng úaⁿ; a soup-tureen. thng cúi; gravy. sie thng; hot soup. luh thng; to sip soup. thō thng; to gulp down soup. íe thng; dip out soup. ngâu thng; pû thng; cṳ́ thng; make soup. tè tīo thng; drain off the gravy. chwn thng; make broth. lâm tìeh thng; pour the gravy over it. thng khah cíaⁿ; the soup is too fresh. lâm cho̤h ngîam-thng lô̤h khṳ̀; pour in some "stock". khah seⁿ thng; it is too watery. jîet kàu jû kún thng; hot as boiling soup. thng bŏi tîam; the soup has no strength.

thǹg8628612 To scald with boiling water; scalding hot.
i khṳt kún cúi thǹg tîeh; she scalded herself with boiling water. thǹg kàu kâi phă khí lâi; scalded so that it blistered. sie kàu ŏi thǹg chíu; hot enough to scald the hand. ceng kẁn tîeh thǹg sie-sie; must rinse the cups and tea-pot in hot water and make them very hot. thǹg-hû; a chaffing dish. sie kha thǹg chíu kâi sṳ̄, kang-khó cò̤; that is very severe drudgery. ham khîeh khṳ̀ thǹg; take the scallops and pour boiling water over them. thǹng būe sêk; they are not yet scalded through.

thǹg9141307 To undress; to get out of; to strip off.
thǹg tīo saⁿ; to take off one's tunic. thǹg khui lâi thóiⁿ; throw open your tunic and let me see. pak tīo bō̤, thǹg tīo ôi bûeh; take off yoru cap, and your shoes and stockings.

thn̂g86111910 Sugar; sugared; prepared in or with sugar; candy.
pêh-thn̂g; white or light colored sugar. chiah sua thn̂g; îang thn̂g; granulated brown sugar. o thn̂g; dark or uncleansed sugar. piaⁿ thn̂g; rock-candy. thn̂g-kêk; the Sugar Company. thn̂g-lāu; a sugar filter. tĥng pâng; a sugar-mill. thn̂g-cúi; molasses. áng thn̂g hìeⁿ tîam; as sweet as sugar. lāu búe thn̂g; sugar from the bottom of the filter. ńng thn̂g; soft wet sugar. ká thn̂g; press the juice from the cane and make sugar. ngâu thn̂g; sêk thn̂g; make sugar. cía cap ngâu cò̤ thn̂g; boil this juice into sugar. thn̂g lîo; a temporary shed under which sugar is boiled. thn̂g-lîo tèng kâi cìa-ká; the stones used to crush cane at the sugar-mill. sâh thn̂g; boil insugar. khô̤h thn̂g; make taffy. mêng-thn̂g; gum-drops. thn̂g-îⁿ; barley sugar. so thn̂g; crisp candy. thn̂g-tāu; pea-nut candy. thn̂g sai; sugar lions thn̂g-pang; cakes made of parched rice and sugar. kieⁿ-thn̂g; spiced candy. thn̂g kieⁿ; preserved ginger. thn̂g līo; confectionery. pêh-thn̂g kúe; sweet pastry. suah thn̂g; sprinkle with sugar. kit-hún thn̂g; loaf sugar. cheng thn̂g; clarified sugar. pôih thn̂g-chang; pull molasses candy. phûah thn̂g-îⁿ; make barley sugar.


thn̆g491303 The elbow joint; to elbow.
chíu-thn̆g chut khŭ; the elbow joint is dislocated. i cang chíu-thn̆g, thn̆g kàu i pûah lô̤h khṳ̀; he hit him with his elbow till he fell down. i àm-cĕⁿ thn̆g i, i cū cai; when he privately nudged him with his elbow, he knew. chíu-thn̆g hṳ́ tói sng-ńng-thìaⁿ; my elbow is lame.

thn̄g111649 To poke at with a stick.
khîeh ki tek-ko̤ khṳ̀ thn̄g sái-kau; take a stick and go set the sewer running. kau lō tîeh soiⁿ thn̄g thong; you must first open a passage for the water to flow in the drains. ci ki khah ńng m̄ hó̤ thn̄g; this is so flexible that it is not goot to use as a poker. thn̄g kàu hṳ́ tói-tói; poke into the inside of it. thn̄g sie-lîn-thàng; poked a hole in it.