「極」

Entry #1
Pronunciation: gik6
Part of Speech: affix
Explanation:
  • added after the main verb, no matter how much; no matter how many times; usually followed by 都 dou1 and a negation
    (Cant.) di1faan6do1dou3ngo5sik6gik6dou1sik6m4saai3
    (Eng.) There is still rice in this bowl, no matter how much I eat.
    (Cant.) nei5gam3ceon2gaa3hok6gik6dou1m4sik1
    (Eng.) Why are you so dumb, no matter how much time you spent on learning it, you failed to get the gist.

  • at most; added after a verb and followed by the limitation of the previous description, to express a sense of "really not that much"
    (Cant.) gung1fo3do1gik6zi3do1mai6saam1fan6
    (Eng.) (You may say that) there's too much homework, but there could only be three at most, right?
    (Cant.) nei5lek1gik6dou1jau5haan6laa1
    (Eng.) (You may think) you are smart, but (I think) you aren't that smart.

See also: 至多 頂籠 頂多 極其量
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「極」

Entry #2
Pronunciation: gik6
Part of Speech: adverb
Explanation:
extremely; exceedingly
(Cant.) gik6cau2ok3
(Eng.) extremely hideous
(Cant.) jat1sing1kei4faan1luk6jat6gung1zan1hai6gik6gui6
(Eng.) Working six days a week is extremely tiring.
(Cant.) ngo5dei6haang4zo2hou2noi6gik6tou5ngo6
(Eng.) We walked for a long time. We are starving.
See also: 春 ⋯到九彩 ⋯到嘔電 ⋯到核爆 千奇百怪
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