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thamM beuuF
pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiทำ-บื้อ
IPAtʰam bɯ̂ː
Royal Thai General Systemtham bue

 [verb, phrase]
to hang around; sit around and do nothing

componentsทำ thamMto do or perform an action; cause or effect a result; work
บื้อ beuuF[showing insult and disapproval][is] slow, delayed, tardy; stupid, braindead, dense, dim, dozy (British informal), dull-witted, obtuse, retarded, thick
synonymsทำซากthamM saakFto hang around; sit around and do nothing
ทำเบื๊อกthamM beuuakHto hang around; sit around and do nothing
จะพูดอะไรก็ไม่พูด มานั่งทำบื้ออยู่ได้
jaL phuutF aL raiM gaawF maiF phuutF maaM nangF thamM beuuF yuuL daiF
"You want to say something, but you remain quiet; you just sit there like a fool."
yaaiM khohnM neeH maaM nangF thamM beuuF aL raiM gaawF maiF ruuH
"I have no idea what this lady is doing just sitting there looking foolish."

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