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Usage examples for TSAO

  1. This quartette developed their policy very successfully and soon saw Wang Tsao- tsun fall in with their schemes. – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  2. The Chinese Commissioner Wang Tsao- tsun had sent eleven envoys to Urga but none had returned. – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  3. With the consent of Chultun Beyli he wrote to Wang Tsao- tsun a demand to disarm his guard, as all of the Chinese troops in Urga had been so treated; but this letter arrived after Wang had bought camels to replace the stolen horses and was on his way to the border. – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  4. Hence the monosyllable fan, which signifies boiled rice, enters into every compound that implies eating; thus tche- fan, the name of a meal in general, is to eat rice; breakfast is called the tsao- fan or morning rice, and supper the ouan- fan or evening rice. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
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