bagát-bagát

Hiligaynon

A centipede that is considerably larger than the ordinary talimbabága.



báskug

Hiligaynon

Stiffness, brittleness, strength; rigidity; to be or become stiff or brittle; to be or become strong, vigorous. Nagbáskug ang ákon báyò, kay natám-an sing almidón. My jacket is stiff, because it has been overstarched. Sa waláy duhádúha magabáskug ang íya láwas sa umá. No doubt, he will get strong again on the farm. Nagbolobáskug na siá liwán. He is now quite strong again. (see tískug, balískog, kusúg).


biláho

Hiligaynon

(H) The spike of a plant, as that of the sugar-cane, of the tígbaw-reed, etc. (see biráho, budiáwi-the spike of maize, etc.).


damít

Hiligaynon

Frequented, much resorted to, haunt of many, visited by many; to frequent, haunt, resort to, visit often. Dílì gid damít sang táo iníng lugár. This place is but seldom visited by human beings. Nagadamít siá sa ámon baláy. He is a frequent visitor at our house. He often calls on us. (see daní, gamít).


lábtik

Hiligaynon

A flick, flip, stroke, blow, hit; to flick, flip, strike, lash, whip, beat. Ginlabtikán siá níya sang bulunál. He struck him with the whip-or-He gave him a flick of the whip. Labtikí siá bangúd sang maláut nga íya nga ginhímò. Let him smart for his wicked deed. Indì mo siá paglabtikán sang matalúm mo nga dílà. Don't lash him with your bitter (sharp) tongue. Nabáton níya ang tátlo ka lábtik. He received three strokes. Metaphorically: To give to understand, hint at. Linabtikán níya si Fulána sang íya gúgma. He gave Miss N.N. an inkling of his love for her. (see lábyog, búnal, hámpak, hánot).


lámbo

Hiligaynon

A fish-hook. (see tagâ).


láw-at

Hiligaynon

A kind of tree.


libág-libágon

Hiligaynon

A little out of-tune,-order, disagreeable, inharmonious, displeasing, unpleasant. Libáglibágon siá sing batásan. He has disagreeable manners or habits.


médya bída

Hiligaynon

(Sp. media vida) Middle-age, mature age; middle-aged. (see mánngà).


ngílin

Hiligaynon

Affection for, attachment to; to cherish, wish to keep or retain, value the possession and regret the loss of, to miss, be unwilling to part with, be reluctant to give up, to grudge, begrudge. Dílì nínyo pagkangínlan (pagkangilínan) ang kwárta sa pagpatoón sa mga bátà. Don't grudge spending money for the education of children. Nangílin (Nagkangílin) siá sang relóh nga nadúlà. He highly valued the lost watch. He was quite upset by the loss of his watch. (see hílak).


número

Hiligaynon

(Sp. número) Number, tell, count, call, numeral, figure, cipher. (see pilá, kapíd-an, kadamuón).


ógwad

Hiligaynon

(B) To extend, prolong; postpone, procrastinate. (see úswag).


panágas

Hiligaynon

Freq. of dágas-to pick, gather, pluck (with pole and hook), etc.


pangláwas

Hiligaynon

Form or shape of one's body. See panglawasón.


panglútos

Hiligaynon

To overcome, subdue, vanquish, keep down, oppress. (see lútos).


pasamústra

Hiligaynon

(Sp. pasar, muestra) Only for appearances, coldly formal, not wholeheartedly or sincerely. Pasamústra lang ang íya pagtámbong dirí, ang íya pagágda sa ákon, etc. His attending here is a mere formality, his invitation to me is far from hearty, etc. (see alakápa, dílì, hutúhut, pakuláhaw).


paúlì

Hiligaynon

To return, go home. Paúlì ka na. Now, go home. Mapaúlì na kitá. Let us go home. Papaulía siá. Make him go home. Send him home. (pa, úlì). Also the Caus. of úlì- to give back, return.


Submarine. (see sakáy, sálum).


sáuy, sá-uy

Hiligaynon

To walk straight through (water, mire, slush), take a short cut, wade through water or mud, take the bee-line. Magsáuy lang kamó sa talámnan. Saúyon lang nínyo ang talámnan. Walk straight through the rice-field. Saúya lang ang pagtabók sa subâ. Walk (wade) straight through the river. (see láktud, latás, óbog).


súblang

Hiligaynon

To meet, encounter one another coming from different directions, as the one coming up, the other going down, or the one going in, the other coming out of a room, interview, etc.; to meet one another in passing. Nagsublangánay silá nga duhá. The two of them passed each other. (see sumálang, sugatâ, sug-álaw).


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