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คุก  khookH 
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1.คุกkhookHjail; prison
2.คุกkhookHto threaten
3.คุกkhookHto kneel
4.ขี้คุกkheeF khookHjailbird; prison inmate
5.คนคุกkhohnM khookHprisoner (in jail)

Royal Institute - 1982
คุก  /คุก/
[นาม] ที่ขังนักโทษ, เรือนจำ, ห้องใต้ถุนหรือใต้บันไดสำหรับเก็บสิ่งของ.

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiคุก
IPAkʰúk
Royal Thai General Systemkhuk

1.   [noun, loanword, English]
definition
jail; prison

classifierแห่ง haengL[numerical classifier for locations]
synonymsคอก khaawkFprison, jail, penitentiary
ซังเตsangM dtaehMcooler; jail; lockup; nick
ตรุ dtrooLjail; prison; dungeon
ตะราง dtaL raangMcell; prison; jail
ทัณฑสถานthanM thaH saL thaanRprison; jail; penitentiary
มุ้งสายบัวmoongH saaiR buaaMjail; “the clink”; “lockup”; prison
เรือนจำreuuanM jamMprison
examplesจำคุกjamM khookHto imprison
เอาเข้าคุกaoM khaoF khookHto put in jail; to imprison; take to prison
ติดคุกdtitL khookHto be in prison; to go to prison
คุกลูกหนี้khookH luukF neeFdebtor's prison
ผู้สะสมกำลังพลหรืออาวุธตระเตรียมการ หรือสมคบกันเพื่อเป็นกบฏต้องระวางโทษจำคุกตั้งแต่สามถึงห้า ปี
phuuF saL sohmR gamM langM phohnM reuuR aaM wootH dtraL dtriiamM gaanM reuuR sohmR khohpH ganM pheuuaF bpenM gaL bohtL dtawngF raH waangM tho:htF jamM khookH dtangF dtaaeL saamR theungR haaF bpeeM
A person who gathers forces or weapons, who makes preparations for, or conspires with others to foment rebellion must be punished with incarceration of 3 – 15 years.
ขี้คุกขี้ตะรางkheeF khookH kheeF dtaL raangM[is] a jailbird; suitable to be put in jail
นักโทษหนีคุกnakH tho:htF neeR khookHescaped convict
เดนคุกเดนตะรางdaehnM khookH daehnM dtaL raangMrepeat offender; a person constantly in and out of jail
แหกคุกhaaekL khookHto escape from prison
เสี่ยงคุกเสี่ยงตะรางsiiangL khookH siiangL dtaL raangMto risk jailtime; risk being caught doing a crime
sample
sentences
ขโมยถูกตำรวจจับและถูกจำคุกเป็นเวลาหนึ่งปี
khaL mooyM thuukL dtamM ruaatL japL laeH thuukL jamM khookH bpenM waehM laaM neungL bpeeM
"The thief was arrested by the police and was imprisoned for a year."
หากศาลตัดสินว่าผิดก็พร้อมจะติดคุก
haakL saanR dtatL sinR waaF phitL gaawF phraawmH jaL dtitL khookH
"If the court finds him guilty, he is prepared to go to jail."
ถ้าหลุดพ้นจากคุกนี้เมื่อไหร่ ผมก็จะกลับตัวเป็นคนดี
thaaF lootL phohnH jaakL khookH neeH meuuaF raiL phohmR gaawF jaL glapL dtuaaM bpenM khohnM deeM
"Whenever I get releases from prison, I will change my life to be a good person."
ที่รัฐบาลใหม่ต้องทำคือควรให้ประกันพวกเขาออกจากคุก นำทุกคดีขึ้นสู่ศาลโดยเร็ว
theeF ratH thaL baanM maiL dtawngF thamM kheuuM khuaanM haiF bpraL ganM phuaakF khaoR aawkL jaakL khookH namM thookH khaH deeM kheunF suuL saanR dooyM reoM
"What the new government needs to do is to allow them bail to get out of jail [and] to bring them to a speedy trial on all charges."
2.   [verb]
definition
to threaten

examplesคุกคามkhookH khaamMto threaten [an area]
การคุกคามgaanM khookH khaamMa threat
3.   [verb]
definition
to kneel

exampleคุกเข่าkhookH khaoLto kneel
4. ขี้คุก  kheeF khookH  [noun, colloquial]
definition
jailbird; prison inmate

5. คนคุก  khohnM khookH  [noun]
definition
prisoner (in jail)

classifierคน khohnM[numerical classifier for persons/occupations]
synonymนักโทษnakH tho:htFprisoner
sample
sentence
เขารู้สึกว่าอดีตที่เขาเคยเป็นคนคุกนั้น เป็นตราบาปติดตัวเขาไปตลอด
khaoR ruuH seukL waaF aL deetL theeF khaoR kheeuyM bpenM khohnM khookH nanH bpenM dtraaM baapL dtitL dtuaaM khaoR bpaiM dtaL laawtL
"He feels that his past history as a prisoner is a [symbol of] guilt which will stay with him his entire life."

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