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พร่า  phraaF 
contents of this page destroy; to kill; to ruin; to lay waste
2.[is] blurry; diffuse; indistinct "cook" beef or seafood by infusing it with lime juice

Royal Institute - 1982
พร่า  /พฺร่า/
[กริยา] ทำให้เสียหาย, ทำลาย, ทำให้ย่อยยับ, เช่น พร่าชื่อเสียง พร่าทรัพย์สมบัติ พร่าประโยชน์.
[วิเศษณ์] กระจัดกระจายจนเห็นหรือได้ยินไม่ถนัดชัดเจน เช่น ตาพร่า รูปพร่า เสียงพร่า.

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiพฺร่า
Royal Thai General Systemphra

1.   [verb, intransitive]
to destroy; to kill; to ruin; to lay waste

2.   [adjective]
[is] blurry; diffuse; indistinct

synonymsจาง jaangMto fade out; to thin out; to become less in intensity
เบลอbluuhrM[Thai transcription of the foreign loanword] [is] unclear or indistinct; blurred; blurry
มัวmuaaM[is] cloudy; dim; gloomy; indistinct; blurred; not clear; obscure
เลือน leuuanM[is] dim; blur; indistinct; vague; unclear
เลือนลางleuuanM laangMto fade away; become faint
เลือนลางleuuanM laangM[is] vague; dim; indistinct; obscure
examplesพร่ามัวphraaF muaaMblurred; indistinct
ตาพร่าdtaaM phraaFeyes are dim
ภาพพร่าphaapF phraaFblurry image; indistict pictrure
พร่าเลือนphraaF leuuanM[is] blurred; indistinct
3.   [verb]
to "cook" beef or seafood by infusing it with lime juice

suaanL khohnM thaiM nanH makH jaL phraaF reuuR dtohmF gaaengM bpaiM dtaamM reuuangF laeH wiH theeM jeenM nanH chaiH aoM dtaL giiapL kheepF choopH lohngM bpaiM naiM maawF gaoM laoR raawnH
"Thais are accustomed [to preparing oysters] by infusing [them with lime juice] or cooking [them as a] traditional curry dish; the Chinese methods is to grasp [an oyster with] pair of chopsticks and dip it in a pot of hot soup."

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