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

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— thin —

thîn86514910 To copy; to transcribe; to make an exact copy.
cí kò̤ kó̤ khîeh khṳ̀ thîn cheng; take this draft and make an exact and fair copy. cêng tĥin cin a būe? Has a fac-simile been made yet? cìeⁿ pôiⁿ thîn kùe hìeⁿ pôiⁿ; transcribe what is on this side upon the other side. lêng-gūa thîn cò̤ tōa kâi kâi; rewrite it in larger characters.

thîn191708 To state; to express carefully; to lay before an officer.
thîn i kâi chêng-cak chut lâi; give a systematic statement of the circumstances. nía-sṳ̄-kuaⁿ àiⁿ khṳ̀ tok-bú kò̤ kâi bûn-cṳ kìe-cò̤ sin-thîn; dispatches sent from a consul to a governor or lieutenant-governor are thus called.

thîn5608515 To pour off a liquid from sediment.
méⁿ-méⁿ khṳ̀ thîn pn̄g, ùaⁿ cē, ám cū thîn m̄ chut; go at once and turn the water off the boiling rice, a little later there will be no water to turn off. îeh pû hó̤ cū thîn chut lâi; when the medicine has steeped sufficiently, drain it off from the dregs.

thīn293619 To irritate; to provoke; to excite needlessly.
mó̤ thīn i; you must not tease him, cía sĭ thīn tîeh kâi hóⁿ-thâu-phang; this is stirring up a hornet.