A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/uaihⁿ
— uaihⁿ —
轉uâihⁿ11715911 To alter the course; change the direction of; to veer; to shift.
tieⁿ chia uâihⁿ kùe lâi, tieⁿ chia uâihⁿ kùe khṳ̀; one vehicle veered to the right and the other to the elft. àiⁿ uâihⁿ tùi cìeⁿ pôiⁿ a uâihⁿ tùe hìeⁿ pôiⁿ? Should it be turned in this direction or in that? cûn uâihⁿ tò-tńg; the boat has turned back. tŏa ûaihⁿ chúa kùe tang pôiⁿ; turn the rudder so as to steer eastward. tōa phàu uâihⁿ kùe cē, cìaⁿ bū tit tîeh; turn the cannon a little more to one side, then it will hit the mark. i kâi keng ûaihⁿ kùe tò̤ chíu pôiⁿ īa ŏi sīa, uâihⁿ kùe cìaⁿ chíu pôiⁿ īa ŏi sīa; he can shift his bow to his left hand and shoot, then shift it to his right hand and shoot again.