List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter A - Page 50

ápgot

Hiligaynon

To be difficult of passage, as wheels over deep loose sand or through mud, walking through sticky mire, unripe, astringent or acrid fruit through the throat, and the like. Nagápgot ang dálan. The road has become quite sticky. Ang káro maápgot nga butóngon sang karabáw kay nalubúng sa lúnang. It is difficult for the buffalo to pull the cart for it has stuck in the mud. Naapgotán balá ikáw sináng búnga?-Walâ akó maapgotí, kóndì natanlasán gid akó. Did you experience some roughness in the throat from eating that fruit?-No I did'nt experience any roughness, on the contrary I could swallow it quite easily. (see sápnot, ápgas).



apián

Hiligaynon

Opium. Indì ka magyúpyup sang apián, kay maláin inâ sa láwas páti kalág. Don't smoke (literally "suck in") opium, for it is bad for body and soul. Manugsiò sang apián. An opium-smoker, opium-eater. (see apyán id.).


apíd

Hiligaynon

To join, combine, put or fit together; to involve, implicate. (see ímpon, símpon, dápat, ígò, úmid, daláhig).


apíhis

Hiligaynon

Maggot, larva, worm, grub, especially that kind bred in putrid meat, musty flour and other food-stuffs.


apíit

Hiligaynon

Near-, close-, together, tight, crammed. (see ipít, ipíit, gutúk, gutô).


apíke

Hiligaynon

(Sp. a pique) On the point of, impossible for lack of time or opportunity, too late, past mending, etc. Indì na akó makahingágaw sa pagtahî sang ímo báyò, kay apíke na. I cannot finish sewing your jacket, because there is not time enough. Daw sa dílì na makitáan sing bulúng ang íya balatían, kay apíke na ang íya pagbátì. It is now almost impossible to cure him, for his disease is too far gone.


apílat

Hiligaynon

The fatty tissue growing between the head and the belly of certain kinds of fish and much esteemed as a delicacy.


ápin

Hiligaynon

Help, assistance, backing, aid, support, succour; to take sides with, support, back up, help, aid, succour, assist. Apíni akó. Take sides with me. Back me up. Help me. Ang mga ginikánan masigapináy sa íla mga anák nga nagailináway. The parents, partial to their own, are siding with their children in their fight with one another. Walâ siá sing ápin. He has none to back him up. Nakadaúg siá, kay ginapínan siá sang mga mamumugón, He won, because the workers supported him. (see ámpin).


apínas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. apenas) Trying, difficult; scarce; to be trying, etc. Apínas ang pangabúhì karón. Life at present is trying. Apínas ang kwárta. Money is scarce. Naapinásan akó gid sang kwárta sa karón nga túig. This year I am in great difficulties for lack of money. (see lapígot, íwat, kúlì, lisúd, hínà).


apipíngig

Hiligaynon

The under-jaw. (see píngig).


apirahón

Hiligaynon

(B) A cock's comb. (see pirahón, padóng, paróng).


apít-ápit

Hiligaynon

Nearly the same, nearly alike, resembling; to resemble. Apít-ápit ang íla kataasón, panlakát, duág, dágway, etc.-or-apít-ápit silá sing kataasón, etc. They are nearly the same in height, in their way of walking, in colour, in figure, etc. Nagaapít-ápit ang pangórte sang íla guyá. Their features are nearly alike. (see agíd-ágid, anggídánggid, amóámo).


apítong

Hiligaynon

A tree yielding a timber much used for building purposes.


apláag

Hiligaynon

To spread, extend, etc. See alapláag. Nagaapláag ang mga kánding sa latagón, sa halálbon, etc. The goats are spreading over the open field, the pasture, etc.


áplag

Hiligaynon

See apláag, alapláag, aláplag id. Aplagí iníng halálbon sang mga kánding. Scatter the goats over this grass-land. Paaplagá ang Sántos nga Pagtóo. Spread the Faith.


áplod

Hiligaynon

Sourness, bitterness, acridity, acidity, acerbity, sharpness; to be or become sour, bitter, acrid, acid, acerb, biting, etc. Ginaaplodán (-orán) kitá sang kalabánan sang mga búnga nga línghod. Most unripe fruits are bitter to us. Naaplodán akó siníng kamúnsil. This camunsel-fruit is too acrid for me or the eating of this camunsel-fruit has given me an acid taste in my mouth.


apó

Hiligaynon

Grandchild, grandson, grand-daughter; apó sa túhud-great-grandchild; apó sa tingáy-tíngay-great-great-grandchild. (see kaapohán-grandchildren).


ápò

Hiligaynon

Grandfather. (see úyong, úlang).


ápog

Hiligaynon

Lime; to be converted into lime. Nagápog na ang mga bató sa alapogán. The stones in the lime-kiln are now reduced to lime. Apóga ang mga olokabá. Make lime of the shells. Pintahí ang padér sing ápog. Whitewash the wall with lime.


apogán

Hiligaynon

A vessel or receptacle containing lime, particularly the small box or shell in which lime is kept for betel-nut-chewing. (see alapogán-lime-kiln).


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