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English:RICE BUCKET
Explanation:Said of someone who is stupid - all he does is hold rice in his stomach.
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Pinyin EZ:fahn tohng
English:PERSON STUPID DON'T HAVE MEDICINE TO HEAL
Explanation:Said of a stupid person - because being stupid is unfixable.
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Pinyin EZ:mahn chun yoh yeuk yee
English:LAZY PIG
Explanation:Said of a lazy person.
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Pinyin EZ:lahn djeu
English:BOOBS BIG NO BRAIN
Explanation:Said of a dumb woman who has big boobs.
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Pinyin EZ:boh die moh noh
English:BIG STOMACH
Explanation:Pregnant
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Pinyin EZ:die toh
English:MOUTH FLOWER FLOWER
Explanation:Said of a guy who speaks "pleasant" things to girls; Things coming out of his mouth are like flowers.
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Pinyin EZ:hau fah fah
English:CHANGE MOVIE/PICTURE
Explanation:Like a movie theater that changes movies often, this is said of guys getting another girlfriendl, or guys who are not serious and get a new girlfriend often.
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Pinyin EZ:woon wah
English:EAT LEMON
Explanation:Said of a guy who got rejected by a girl.
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Pinyin EZ:sihk leeng mohng

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