hin hin

Definition(s):

  • (n) ancient Hebrew unit of liquid measure = 1.5 gallons

Usage(s):

  1. Once more Chin Hin, with cold sweat starting from him, threw open the door; once more he was met by vacancy.
  2. hin days after Saddam's capture, France, Germany and Russia announced their willingness to consider relieving Iraq's crushing debt burden.
  3. Chef Siu Hin-chi has devised four six-course set dinners one for each trimester of pregnancy and one for new mothers.

News

  1. Reports: Cardwell's luxurious lifestyle led to capture

    By CJ BAKER , Tribune Staff Writer Paul Cardwell managed to stay at large from authorities for more than nine months. But living large reportedly is what led to the former Powell Valley Healthcare CEO’s apprehension in Thailand last week. Royal Thai Tourist Police arrested Cardwell in Hua Hin, a beach resort town, on Friday morning. “Locals tipped off police to his location after they became ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Powell Tribune

  2. Caught!

    Cardwell in custody in Thailand; reports say luxurious lifestyle drew suspicion By CJ BAKER Tribune Staff Writer Paul Cardwell managed to stay at large from authorities for more than nine months. But living large reportedly is what led to the former Powell Valley Healthcare CEO’s apprehension in Thailand last week. Royal Thai Tourist Police arrested Cardwell in Hua Hin, a beach resort town, on ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Powell Tribune

  3. KU Senior Ties For 15th At LPGA Event In Thailand

    Kansas women’s golfer Thanuttra “Fhong” Boonraksasat shot a 1-under par (71) Friday and finished tied for 15th at the Fourth Singha-Sat Thai LPGA Championship at Black Mountain Golf Course in Hua Hin, Thailand.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: WIBW Topeka

Quotes

  1. "I would like to confirm that Prime Minister Hun Sen will attend the ASEAN meeting in Hua Hin, Thailand, from February 27 to 28 and March 1," Hor Namhong said.
    on Jan 11, 2009 By: Hor Namhong Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  2. "Within the next year we hope to bring thousands from Tham Hin, and also begin processing Karen refugees from the other camps," Ms Sauerbrey said, opening the door for many of the 130,000 refugees elsewhere on the Thai-Burma border.
    on Aug 31, 2006 By: Ellen Sauerbrey Source: BBC News

  3. "The result of the election meets people's exceptions, indicating Tsang's good governance of Hong Kong over the past 18 months had been endorsed by most of the Election Committee members, said Tsang Hin-chi, a member of the Election Committee and...
    on Mar 24, 2007 By: Ma Lik Source: People's Daily Online

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