「打」

Entry #1
Pronunciation: daa2
Part of Speech: verb
Explanation:
  • to hit; to strike; to knock; to shoot; to beat
    (Cant.) daa2gu2
    (Eng.) to beat a drum
    (Cant.) 打靶daa2 baa2
    (Eng.) to shoot at a target; target practice
    (Cant.) daa2paak3zi2
    (Eng.) to beat (to make rhythmic sounds)
    (Cant.) keoi5daa2ngo5
    (Eng.) He hit me.

  • for two or more parties to attack each other or engage in combat
    (Cant.) 打交daa2 gaau1
    (Eng.) to get in or be in a fight
    (Cant.) 打仗daa2 zoeng3
    (Eng.) to be at war
    (Cant.) 打擂台daa2 leoi4 toi4
    (Eng.) to fight in the ring; to take up the challenge
    (Cant.) keoi5dei6loeng5go3aai3gaau1jin4hau6daa2hei2soeng5lai4
    (Eng.) They had a quarrel and then started fighting each other.
    (Cant.) gam1zing3jan1zan1hai6wui5tung4naam4hon4daa2me1
    (Eng.) Will Kim Jong-un really start a war with South Korea?

  • to compete with; to fight against; to go up against
    (Cant.) 打官司daa2 gun1 si1
    (Eng.) to engage in a lawsuit
    (Cant.) 打比賽daa2 bei2 coi3
    (Eng.) to enter a contest
    (Cant.) daa2syun2zin3
    (Eng.) to go on an electoral campaign

  • to play games or ball sports
    (Cant.) daa2paai4kau4
    (Eng.) to play volleyball
    (Cant.) daa2bou2ling4
    (Eng.) to play bowling
    (Cant.) daa2kiu4paai2
    (Eng.) to play bridge
    (Cant.) 打麻雀daa2 maa4 zoek2
    (Eng.) to play mahjong
    (Cant.) 打機daa2 gei1
    (Eng.) to play video games

  • to whisk; to beat
    (Cant.) 打蛋daa2 daan2
    (Eng.) to whisk an egg; to beat an egg

  • to press keys or push buttons; to control a device by pushing buttons
    (Cant.) 打字daa2 zi6
    (Eng.) to type
    (Cant.) 打電話daa2 din6 waa2
    (Eng.) to make a phone call
    (Cant.) daa2bei2jan4
    (Eng.) to call somebody on the phone
    (Cant.) ngo5bong1lou5baan2daa2gan2fung1seon3
    (Eng.) I'm typing up a letter for my boss.

  • to inject; to load; to fill with
    (Cant.) 打氣daa2 hei3
    (Eng.) to pump air into something
    (Cant.) 打簿daa2 bou2
    (Eng.) to update a passbook (to load new records into a passbook)
    (Cant.) 打蠟daa2 laap6
    (Eng.) to apply wax
    (Cant.) 打光daa2 gwong1
    (Eng.) lighting setup for video taking or photography
    (Cant.) ngo5cam4jat6daa2zo2zi1zam1
    (Eng.) I had an injection yesterday.

  • to tie; to knot
    (Cant.) 打結daa2 git3
    (Cant.) 打纈daa2 lit3
    (Eng.) to tie a knot
    (Cant.) gam3daai6go3jan4lin4taai1dou1m4sik1daa2
    (Eng.) He's all grown up and still doesn't know how to put on a tie!

  • to mark (typically with an X); to "check off"
    (Cant.) hai2gaak2jap6min6daa2go3gaau1caa1
    (Eng.) Mark that box (i.e. on a form) with an X.

  • to get; to seize; to strengthen one's hold (sometimes by force)
    (Cant.) 打江山daa2 gong1 saan1
    (Eng.) to fight one's way to power and influence; to carve out a territory or a sphere of influence or control
    (Cant.) daa2hou2gei1co2
    (Eng.) to lay down a proper foundation in something

  • to catch; to hunt
    (Cant.) 打獵daa2 lip6
    (Eng.) to hunt
    (Cant.) 打魚daa2 jyu2
    (Eng.) to fish

  • to work; to strive
    (Cant.) 打工daa2 gung1
    (Eng.) to work
    (Cant.) 打雜daa2 zaap2
    (Eng.) menial workers
    (Cant.) 打拼daa2 ping3
    (Eng.) to work hard (especially at work or in business)
    (Cant.) hou2daa2dak1
    (Eng.) being capable
    (Cant.) 東家唔打打西家dung1 gaa1 m4 daa2 daa2 sai1 gaa1
    (Eng.) Jobs can always be found somewhere.

  • to undergo certain involuntary bodily functions
    (Cant.) 打乞嗤daa2 hat1 ci1
    (Eng.) to sneeze
    (Cant.) 打喊路daa2 haam3 lou6
    (Eng.) to yawn
    (Cant.) 打冷震daa2 laang5 zan3
    (Eng.) to shiver
    (Cant.) 打思噎daa2 si1 ik1
    (Eng.) to hiccup

  • to think; to concentrate
    (Cant.) 打主意daa2 zyu2 ji3
    (Eng.) to think of an idea
    (Cant.) 打醒十二分精神daa2 seng2 sap6 ji6 fan1 zing1 san4
    (Eng.) to pay close attention

  • to convey a message through movements and gestures
    (Cant.) daa2sau2jyu6
    (Eng.) to sign
    (Cant.) daa2sau2sai3
    (Eng.) to make hand gestures to signal
    (Cant.) daa2ngaan5sik1
    (Eng.) to wink at someone to signal
    (Cant.) 打燈daa2 dang1
    (Eng.) to turn on the turn signal (of a vehicle)

  • to count
    (Cant.) #打折daa2 zit3
    (Eng.) to give a discount
    (Cant.) tiu4sou3daa2zo2laa1
    (Eng.) The transaction has been counted.

  • used together with a direction like 「橫」、「直」、「側」、「棟」, meaning to move or place an object in that direction
    (Cant.) daa2zak1lai4fan3
    (Eng.) to sleep sideways
    (Cant.) go3git3taa1jiu3daa2dung6baai2
    (Eng.) The guitar must be placed upright.


See also: 跳動 擊敗 鋤 𡁻 拼沉 塵拂 𢪎
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「打」

Entry #2
Pronunciation: daa1
Part of Speech: quantifier
Explanation:
dozen
(Cant.) keoi5maai5zo2jat1daa1ping4gwo2
(Eng.) He bought a dozen apples.
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