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

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— chuang —

chuang1091449 chuang-cŭang; to butt against; to come in collision with; to run foul of; to go counter to. i m̄ cai chuang-cŭang tîeh i mih sṳ̄; she does not know in what way she has offended him. i cò̤ sṳ̄ to sĭ chuang-chuang cŭang-cŭang i, chŵn bô̤ kèng i lău-toa; he is all the time acting contrary to his views, and pays no regard to him as his senior. ŏi chuang-cŭang li màiⁿ khì, táng i lâi sĭu-put-sĭ; if he has offended you do not be vexed, but wait until he comes and apologizes to you.

chùang2116910 To push ahead rudely, without regard to etiquette.
chùang tău; to rush across in front of others. chùang tîeh i kâi bé-thâu; bolted across in front of his horse. tît-tît chùang jîp khṳ̀; bolted straight in. tît-tît chùang kùe khṳ̀; bolted right across. thèng chùang ; rushed ahead with no regard to politeness. chùang chut sṳ̄ lâi, bô̤ nâng chái lṳ́; if you introduce the business unceremoniously no one will pay heed to you. i hìeⁿ hàuⁿ chùang sṳ̄, ŭ jît tîeh chùang chut hŭa lâi; he is so fond of rudely intruding into matters, that he will some day find himself in trouble.