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- (Singapore, colloquial) Of food: hot and spicy.
- 2011 Aug, “STILL CRAZY AFTER ALL THESE YEARS!”, in suituapui.wordpress.com, retrieved 12 August 2016:
- At best, it was just so-so – nothing like what we would cook for ourselves at home. It was not “hiam” enough probably from the lack of ginger or ginger juice and there was insufficient wine.
|For pronunciation and definitions of hiam – see 薟 (“spicy; etc.”).|
(This character, hiam, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of 薟.)
- Obsolete spelling of