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

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— uak —

uak269868 To blaze up; to flame up.
húe uak-uak jîeh; the fire is blazing how. cêk tó húe uak-uak jîeh; in a perfect rage. thâu-khak uak-uak jîet; her head is blazing hot. uak-uak kìe; the muttering of flames.

ûak2589414 To get, to obtain, to find opportunity.
ûak cŭe; to commit a crime; to sin. ûak cŭe i thiⁿ, bô̤ só̤ táu; who sins against Heaven has no place for prayer. ûak lĭ; to make money. cìeⁿ-sî kâi seng-lí ûak lĭ mē? Has your business been profitable lately? ûah hok bô̤ kiang; obtain endless bliss.