yếm

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See also: yem, YEM, and yểm

Vietnamese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

(classifier cái) yếm

  1. a yem, a Vietnamese bodice based on the Chinese dudou.
  2. (by extension) a garment that looks similar and that is worn in a similar fashion, such as a bib or a dudou
    yếm dãi
    a bib; a "drool/saliva yem"
  3. (Can we verify(+) this sense?)(Discuss(+) this sense) bra, brassiere
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Etymology 2[edit]

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)Sino-Vietnamese word from

Verb[edit]

yếm

  1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?)(only in compounds) to be sick and tired of