bulák-búlak

Hiligaynon

Dim. of búlak. Also: Anything resembling a flower; flower of speech, flowery (of speech).



dapát

Hiligaynon

Fitted, adapted, accommodated, furnished or trimmed with, adjusted, closed well, joined well. (see dápat).


See dápia, dápios, dápiot.


dimálas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. de mala suerte) Unlucky, unfortunate, ill-fated, ill-starred, hapless, out of luck, "hard lines", (see dibuénas-lucky, etc.).


diwasíng

Hiligaynon

See diwal-ógan.


Dim. and Freq. of gáway. Any slight, slender appendage dangling in the air or hanging down freely and loosely. (see kawáykawáy, kabítkábit).


ilóg-ílóg

Hiligaynon

(H) Dim. and Freq. of ílog. To copy, follow or imitate in a servile manner, to ape.


kárbaw

Hiligaynon

(B) Buffalo. (karabáw id.).


kulébra

Hiligaynon

(Sp. culebra) A sudden collapse or attack, often ending in death.


lángdò

Hiligaynon

Sediment, dregs, lees; juice, distillation. (see lágdò).


liáy-líay

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of liáy. Also: to move, shake, swing to and fro.


manugbákal

Hiligaynon

Buyer, purchaser, customer. (see bakál, súkì).


masinakdágon

Hiligaynon

Supporting, helpful, assisting, looking after, taking care of. (see sákdag, maampínon, mainapínon).


pamalúng

Hiligaynon

Freq. of palóng. Also: to look or stare about one with gaping mouth after having missed or lost something or in disappointment at the failure of obtaining a desired object. Sang pagabút níya sa dungkáan namalúng siá nga daw lipóng sa kasákit, kay ang sakayánhúlas naghalín na. When he arrived at the harbour he stood there (staring with) gaping (mouth) like one stunned with grief, because the steamer had left. (see pamusímusí, pamulúng).


sálig

Hiligaynon

(H) To confide, trust in, rely upon, put one's trust in, repose-, place-, have-, confidence in. Salígi siá kay matárung siá nga táo. Trust him, for he is an honest man. Isálig mo sa íya ang pagtátap sang ímo baláy. Confide to him the care of your home. Indì mo pagisálig ang ímo kapaláran sa siní nga laláki. Don't entrust (confide) your future (fate) to this man. Don't put your fate (happiness) into the hands of this man. Saráng ka makasálig sa íya sa (nga)--. You can trust him that--. Magsálig (Sumálig) ka nga--. He assured that--. Have confidence that--. Depend-, rely-, upon it that--. (see láum, sárig, hulát, paabút).


simát

Hiligaynon

A primitive plate made from the layers composing the stem of the banana-plant. Mabúhat lang kitá sing mga simát, kay walâ kitá sing mga pínggan. We shall make shift with banana plates, as we have no China ones.


tampulánga

Hiligaynon

(H) Hibiscus; a beautiful flowering shrub with (mostly) red flowers. (tapulánga id.).


tilipunán

Hiligaynon

(H) Gathering, meeting, assembly, collection, deposit, store, supply, magazine, storehouse. (see típon, katilíngban, katipúnan, talapuánan, talagoán).


tubáy

Hiligaynon

(B) To attend on (upon), to look after, wait upon (visitors, etc.); to attend to, pay (give) attention (heed) to, to heed, mind, be attentive to, be mindful or heedful of. Tubayá sánda. (Tatápa silá). Attend (Wait) on them. Look after them. Warâ (tána) magtubáy kang hinámbal ko. (Walâ siá magsapák sang ákon nga hinámbal). He paid no attention to what I said. (see sapák, sahót, tátap, ripára, dipára).


túndog

Hiligaynon

To take food to someone who is in the fields; to take after, to follow, imitate, copy. Itúndog ang panyága sa kay tátay. Tundogí si tátay sang panyága. Take the dinner to father (in the fields). (see ábat, ápas, sunúd, panúndug, ílog, súbung, tulád).


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