swallow

Noun

မျိုချသည်

    မျိုချခြင်း။ တစ်ကျိုက်။ တစ်မျို။ တစ်ငုံ။

    • he downed his drink in one swallow.

    ပျံလွှားငှက်

      ~ swallows plural

        Verb

        မျိုချသည်

        • Chew your food properly before swallowing it.

        တံတွေး မျိုသည်။

        • She swallowed hard/and turned to face her accuser.

        ယုံလွယ်သည်

        • He flatters her outrageously/and she swallows it whole ie believes all of it.

        ခံသည်။ ငုံ့ခံသည်။

        • He swallowed all the criticism without saying a thing.

        ~ sb/sth up မျိုသည်။

        • The aircraft was swallowed up in the clouds.

        မျိုသည်

        • The cost of the trial swallowed up all their savings.

        မျိုသိပ်ထားသည်

        • She swallowed her anger and carried on.

        ~ swallows 3rd person; ~ swallowed past and past participle; ~ swallowing present participle