A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/thoiⁿ
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看thóiⁿ3161094 To look at; to see; to regard carefully; aspect.
chin mâk thóiⁿ-kìⁿ; see with one's own eyes. lṳ́ thóiⁿ-kìⁿ mē? Do you see it? khṳt úa thóiⁿ; let me see it. úa li thóiⁿ-m̄-kìⁿ; I do not see it. hó̤ thóiⁿ căi; presenting an admirable appearance. thóiⁿ m̄ cĭeⁿ mâk; the sight is repulsive. lṳ́ thóiⁿ tîeh hó̤ a m̄-hó̤? Do you consider it well to do so or not? thóiⁿ kha thóiⁿ chíu; to stare at one. khṳt úa thóiⁿ phùa lío; I have seen through it; the trick of it has been found out by me. thóiⁿ m̄ chit; cannot perceive it. thóiⁿ tîeh m̄ pat tò̤ jīn; do not recognize it. i cheⁿ-mêⁿ, mâk-ciu thóiⁿ m̄ kìⁿ; he is blind, and does not see. híen khui lâi thóiⁿ; turn over the leaves and see. thóiⁿ cṳ; to read silently. thóiⁿ sìeⁿ kâi nâng; a physiognomist. i jī ke tó̤ sie thóiⁿ; the two are looking at each other. i cē thóiⁿ tŏ̤ i mâk cū tŏ̤ i chíu; as soon as he takes a fancy to a thing he has it. i cē thóiⁿ tŏ̤ i mâk cū tŏ̤ i tó; as soon as it comes within the range of his eye, he takes it into his mind. thóiⁿ khin; look upon with contempt. thóiⁿ tăng; thóiⁿ tŏng; regard with respect. cía sĭ cêk īeⁿ thóiⁿ huap; this is his way of looking at things. thóiⁿ mn̂g; watch the house. i thóiⁿ i, ithóiⁿ i; looking at each other. thóiⁿ kàu kông; look till dazed. thóiⁿ-síu sîaⁿ mn̂g; guard the city gates. m̄ pat thóiⁿ-kìⁿ; never saw. lṳ́ phīⁿ thóiⁿ hó̤ a m̄-hó̤; you examine it by smelling it and see whether it is good. cîah thóiⁿ hó̤ mē; taste some and see if it is good. chì thóiⁿ jîeh hó̤; try it and see how good it is. mông thòiⁿ jîeh kût; feel and see how smooth iti s. thóiⁿ m̄ hīn; do not see clearly.