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A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/ap

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— ap —

ap1068645 The complement; an unlicensed pawn-shop; to pay a balance; to add the complement.
ap sìo; to pay the remainder of a bill. ap ūn; to match a rhyme. ūe hue-ap; to affix the necessary device, mark, or paraph. chiam ap; to authenticate by affixing a mark. sìo-bâk ap cheng-chó̤; the balance of the account has been paid in full. síe ap; a pawn-shop, where cheap articles are pledged. hìang ap; a licensed pawn-shop. hìang ap cú-nâng kâi lĭ-sek cíe, síe ap cú-nâng kâi lĭ-sek ke; the amount charged by the licensed pawnbroker is less than that charged by the unlicensed pawnbroker. ap kàu nî; paid up for a year. ap kàu gûeh; paid in full for one month. ap kàu peh; made it up to a hundred. i m̄ khéng ūe ap; he was unwilling to affix the mark. cíeⁿ méⁿ-méⁿ ap; quickly draw in the oar.

âp2181086 A small box, having a cover.
thiap-âp; a card-case. âp-kíaⁿ; a very small box. gêk âp; an alabaster box. cêk âp ko̤-píaⁿ; a box of cakes. chō̤ cêk âp tĭⁿ-tĭⁿ; fill the box full. siu thâu âp; a dressing-case. bō̤ â; a hat-box.

âp939305 The motion of the gills of a fish.
hṳ̂ âp cúi; the fish sucks water. chùi tó̤ âp; he is gasping. âp-âp-sah; gasping. chùi hŵn-lío ŏi âp; he still gasps.