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thamM phitL gohtL maaiR
pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiทำ-ผิด-กด-หฺมาย
IPAtʰam pʰìt kòt mǎːj
Royal Thai General Systemtham phit kot mai

 [verb, intransitive]
to infringe the law, to break or violate a law

componentsทำ thamMto do or perform an action; to cause or effect a result
ผิด phitLto do wrong; to violate (a rule)
กฎหมายgohtL maaiRlaw
มีบางฝ่ายกล่าวว่าการทำเหล้าของชาวบ้านเป็นการทำผิดกฎหมาย แต่อีกฝ่ายมีข้อโต้แย้งเป็นภูมิปัญญาชาวบ้าน
meeM baangM faaiL glaaoL waaF gaanM thamM laoF khaawngR chaaoM baanF bpenM gaanM thamM phitL gohtL maaiR dtaaeL eekL faaiL meeM khaawF dto:hF yaaengH bpenM phuumM bpanM yaaM chaaoM baanF
"There are some who would say that distilling spirits by villagers is breaking the law; but, others would argue that it is an example of folk wisdom [and practice]."
meeM khohnM theeF thamM phitL gohtL maaiR jamM nuaanM maakF yangM deernM laawyM nuaanM yuuL
"There are many people who have broken the law but are still walking around scot-free."
ต่อให้เป็นลูกท่านหลานเธอ ถ้าทำผิดกฎหมายก็ต้องโดนลงโทษ
dtaawL haiF bpenM luukF thanF laanR thuuhrM thaaF thamM phitL gohtL maaiR gaawF dtawngF do:hnM lohngM tho:htF
"Even if the child of a high-ranking official breaks the law, he must be punished."

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