驚某

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Chinese[edit]

 
to start; to be frightened; to be scared; alarm
(used before measure word and noun) some; (a) certain; so and so
trad. (驚某)
simp. (惊某)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

  • Literally: afraid of one's wife

Adjective[edit]

驚某

  1. (Min Nan) to be henpecked; to be afraid of one's wife

Etymology 2[edit]

  • It is believed that if a man is ticklish, it is a sign of fear of his present or future wife.

Idiom[edit]

驚某

  1. (Min Nan) ticklish

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used for describing a man is who ticklish.

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