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ㄉㄡˇ [dou3.Homophone
A Chinese Talking Syllabary of the Cantonese Dialect
V(1)  Shake up, give a shake: 把這張毯子 give this blanket a shake;
tremble from cold.
(2)  To wake up, put up energy: [dou3sou3]↓;
to succeed in staging comeback: 這下子他可起來了 this time he has made good;
機靈 (or 伶) 兒 use one's wits.
(3)  To play certain toy: 空竹,空鐘 to suspend string around axis of carved bamboo disk and whirl it by hand, causing the bamboo to make a steady whirling sound.
Words1.翻 [dou3fan0] v.i., dig up old stories to discredit s.o.: 翻老底 also wr. 兜翻. 
2.攬 [dou2lan3], v.i. & t., to solicit business: 攬生意; 攬詞訟 try to get lawsuits as a huckster; also wr.兜攬. 
3.摟 [dou3lou0], v.i. & t., to shake off (dust, contents) in a blanket; to dig up (scandals). 
4.擻 [dou2sou3], v.t., arouse spirit, pick up energy: 擻精神起來 pull oneself together and do things; 擻灰土 shake off dust; v.t., 擻擻 or 縮縮 adv., cringing, trembling with fear or embarrassment.