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เล่นตัว
lenF dtuaaM
Royal Institute - 1982
เล่นตัว  /เล่น-ตัว/
[กริยา] ไม่ยอมทำตามที่งอนง้อหรือขอร้อง เพราะถือว่าตัวดี.

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiเล่น-ตัว
IPAlên tuːa
Royal Thai General Systemlen tua

1.   [verb]
definition
to hold out for something; be independent; be difficult; be stand-offish

componentsเล่น  lenFto play; have fun; enjoy; amuse; jest; have fun on the Internet
ตัว dtuaaM[of a person] self; himself; herself; yourself; themselves; [things] itself
synonymเล่นแง่lenF ngaaeFto hold off; hold out; stand off
related wordยึกยักyeukH yakHto avoid; dodge; evade; hold out
exampleรวมหัวเล่นตัวruaamM huaaR lenF dtuaaMto collude to obtain a collective benefit; connive (to form a cartel, e.g.)
sample
sentence
คนจีนเจ้าของร้านเล่นตัวขึ้นราคาสินค้าตามใจชอบ
khohnM jeenM jaoF khaawngR raanH lenF dtuaaM kheunF raaM khaaM sinR khaaH dtaamM jaiM chaawpF
"The Chinese shop owner raises the prices he charges as high as he wishes."
2.   [verb]
definition
[is] frontin’; jivin'; playing hard to get

notesLingualicious Lesson 12
categories
componentsเล่น  lenFto play; have fun; enjoy; amuse; jest; have fun on the Internet
ตัว dtuaaM[of a person] self; himself; herself; yourself; themselves; [things] itself
sample
sentence
แม่สาวเนี่ยก็เล่นตัวนัก ชักเบื่อแล้ว ไปหาคนอื่นดีกว่า
maaeF saaoR niiaF gaawF lenF dtuaaM nakH chakH beuuaL laaeoH bpaiM haaR khohnM euunL deeM gwaaL
"This chick, ya know! She’s just frontin’ in a big way. I’m just about to be sick of it. Finding someone else would be better."

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