|to hire; to charter||to take care of|
- Cantonese (Jyutping): baau1 joeng5
- Min Nan (POJ): pau-ióng / pau-iáng
- Min Nan
This term usually refers to a financial arrangement in which one party takes care of the expenses of the other party in exchange for a sexual relationship. Some of these extra-marital relationships are based on love, especially in traditional societies where arranged marriages are common.