List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter A - Page 47

antídoto

Hiligaynon

(Sp. antidoto) Antidote, counter-agent, counter-irritant, counter-poison; preventive means applied to counteract vice, error and evil in general. (see bulúng, laláng, tápnà, pugúng, sagáng).



antígo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. antiguo) Old, experienced, cunning, clever, full of tricks and resources, one who is "an old hand at the game", one who "knows the ropes". Antígo siá magsugál, magsáot, magtokár, magpaníkas, etc. He is an experienced gambler, a clever dancer, a skilful music-player, a cunning sneak, etc. (see anád, banád, ábtik, batíd, sagád, lísto, sampáton).


antikrísto

Hiligaynon

(Sp. Antecristo) Anti-christ.


ánting

Hiligaynon

To be or become keen of hearing, to hear well. Bungúl siá sádto ánay, ápang karón nagánting na. He was deaf before, but now he hears well. Naantingán akó siníng táo. This man hears and understands me at once. (see kaánting, maánting).


antíng-ánting

Hiligaynon

Amulet, charm, any object worn in the belief that it possesses mysterious powers. Indì ka magpáti kag índì ka magdalá sa láwas mo sináng ginatawág nga antíng-ánting. Don't believe in, and don't wear on your body, those things called amulets. (see pinangálap).


antióhos

Hiligaynon

(Sp. anteojos) Spectacles, eye-glasses, glasses; to use or wear spectacles. Nagaantióhos or nagapangantióhos siá. He wears spectacles. Mangantióhos ka kon manahî ikáw, kay madulúm na ikáw sing matá. Use eye-glasses when you sew, for your sight has grown weak.


ántip

Hiligaynon

The pole that passes through the end of the web and is fastened by ropes to the body of the weaver in a primitive kind of weaving without the use of a loom. Nowadays nearly every household has a loom, called tidál or terál, a corruption of the Sp. telar. (see átip, purogían).


antipára

Hiligaynon

(Sp. antiparras) Spectacles, eye-glasses, glasses. (see antióhos, tagosílang).


antipátiko

Hiligaynon

(Sp. antipático) Repugnant, repulsive, antipathetic.


antipatíya

Hiligaynon

(Sp. antipatia) Antipathy, repugnance, aversion. (see kalásay, kataká, kasíb-ot, agutílò, gulut-ánon, aligótgot).


antípodas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. antípodas) Antipodes; persons whose likes and dislikes, etc. are diametrically opposed, people of contrary dispositions.


Antipólo

Hiligaynon

A town near Manila famous for a much venerated shrine of the Blessed Virgin. Sistéma Antipólo. A kind of privy.


antípona

Hiligaynon

(Sp. antífona) Antiphony, antiphon.


antiyádo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. anteado) Buff, buff-coloured.


antó-os

Hiligaynon

The smell of burning or scorching food; to emit such a smell. Nagaantó-os ang tiníg-ang. There is a smell of burning coming from the boiling rice. Ginaanto-osán akó sang tinóla. It seems to me that the vegetables are being scorched. (see ángtod, ánta, ántod, all having the same meaning).


ántod

Hiligaynon

(H) See antó-os, ángtod.


ántong

Hiligaynon

The smell of burning feathers, bones, paper, or the like; to emit such a smell. Nagaántong ang búlbul kon irotán. Burning feathers emit a peculiar smell called ántong. Naantongán akó sang papél nga nasúnug. I smell (smelt) the smell of burning paper.


antorô

Hiligaynon

(B) Timidity, bashfulness, shyness: to be timid, bashful, shy, afraid. Nagaantorô siá sa paghámbal. She is too shy to speak out. Indì ka magantorô sa pagsulúd dirí. Don't be afraid to come in. (antulô, antulâ id.).


antulâ

Hiligaynon

(B) Shy, bashful, etc. See antorô id.


antuliháw

Hiligaynon

A kind of bird. (see tuliháw).


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