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

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— thut —

thut9241307 To slip out of; to escape from; to leave.
i kiaⁿ-ùi thut sin m̄ lī; he fears he cannot get away. cău-hùe thut-lī cí kâi lāng; fortunately escaped this trouble. bô̤ kò̤ hó̤ chut-thut; have no way of getting out of it. i sĭ ēng kim-sîen thut khah kâi kòi-cheh; he is using the same device as thaat by which the spotted cicata gets rid of its skin; his plan is to leave altogether. i cí hûe sît-căi bô̤ chut bô̤ thut; there is now really no escape for him. cò̤ chut lâi thut sôk căi; is much above the common run in its style. thut tīo kut; take out the bones. tîeh pû kàu i kâi kut ka-kī thut chut lâi; boil it till its bones drop out of themselves. ău-lâi i kâi chin khṳt i thut khṳ̀; afterward the betrothal was broken by them.

thut982035 To degrade, to dismiss from office.
thut-thek; to degrare the inefficient. kháu kàu cí búe m̄ cai ŭ sĭm-mih thut-thek a bó̤; do not know whether any will be placed in other grades after the examination is over.