តម្រូវ

KhmerEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ត្រូវ (trəw, to be correct) with infixed -VN- (causative).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic តម្រូវ
tm̥rūv
WT romanisation tɑmrɨw
(standard) IPA(key) /tɑm.ˈrɨw/

VerbEdit

តម្រូវ (tɑmrɨw) (abstract noun ការតម្រូវ)

  1. to adjust (to), to adapt, to correct
  2. to enforce, to require
  3. to assign specific work to be done