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

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— gāi —

gāi62011214 To impede; to stop progress.
có̤-gāi; impedes. hûang-gāi; to hinder. bô̤ hûang bô̤ gāi; without impediment of any sort. sì phìⁿ bô̤ hûang-gāi; no hindrances from any quarter. ŏi gaī tîeh a bŏi? Will that interfere in any way? úa bŏi gāi tîeh lṳ́; I shall not interfere with you. gāi kha, gāi chíu, gāi mâk, gāi tîeh chùi; to impede the use of the feet, hands, eyes or mouth. gāi tîeh lō; impede progress.