pinch

Noun

ဆိတ်ခြင်း

  • She gave him a pinch (on the arm) to wake him up.

တစ်ဆိတ်စာ။ တစ်တို့။

  • Add a pinch of salt.
Transitive

လက်မနှင့်လက်ညှိုးဖြင့် ဖိညှပ်သည်။

  • He pinched the child's cheek playfully.

(လက်သည်းဖြင့်) ဆိတ်သည်။

  • The little girl was crying because somebody had pinched her.

ညှပ်သည်။ ညပ်သွားသည်။

  • The door pinched my finger as it shut.

(ဖိနပ်ပေါက်၍) နာသည်။

  • These new shoes pinch (me).

~ sth (from sb/sth) (Brit infml) လစ်သည်။ အလစ်သုတ်သည်။ ခိုးသည်။

  • He's been pinching money from the cashbox.
Derived forms

pinchesPluralThird PersonpinchedPastpinchingPresent Participle

Thesaurus

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Parts of speech

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