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吹水 (chui sui), v. Cantonese slang. To chat, bullshit.

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 28 January, 2016, 12:44pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 19 October, 2016, 4:55pm

“To frame somebody, fabricate evidence.”

Saang zyu comes from the English word “charge” [with a crime].

Associations with a corrupt Hong Kong Police Force in the 1960s created the sense of a false accusation.