List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter P - Page 180

poóng

Hiligaynon

Low, deep (of voice, of musical instruments, etc.). Kapoóng sang íya tíngug. His voice is very deep. What a bass voice he has!



pópò, pôpô

Hiligaynon

To pick, gather, pluck, cull, break off, twist off. Popóa (Pôpoá) ang búnga. Pluck the fruit. Popói (Pôpoí) ang páhò sang íya mga búnga. Pick (Pluck) the fruit off the mango tree. (see dágas, dúgus).


pórba

Hiligaynon

(B) (Sp. probar, prueba) Proof, experiment, trial, test, check; to make trial of, put to the test, to test, prove, try, taste. Porbahí ang sabáw kon manámit ukón malás-ay. Taste the sauce to see whether it is nice or insipid. Porbahí. Try it. Find it out by experience. (see tiláw, pruéba).


pórdo

Hiligaynon

(B) Thickset, stocky, stumpy, etc. See póktol, podól, pudól.


pormál

Hiligaynon

(Sp. formal), Formal, polite, proper, decent, seemly, courteous, mannerly, decorous, according to established manners or etiquette. (see ígò, ángay, dápat, maúgdang, malígdong, may, tinón-an).


poróbe

Hiligaynon

(B) Poor, indigent; a beggar, pauper, mendicant. (see ímol, makalolóoy, makilímos, póbre, próbe).


pórog

Hiligaynon

(B) See pólog-to be in a hurry, etc.


porókpok

Hiligaynon

The flower of the mango-tree. (see parókpok).


poróy

Hiligaynon

Knee-breeches, shorts, knickers, knickerbockers. (see sárwal, bahág, delárgo).


porpía, porpiár

Hiligaynon

(Sp. porfía, porfiar). Obstinacy, persistence, stubbornness, competition, provocation; to wrangle, quarrel, bicker, contend, provoke, altercate in opprobrious terms, insult or abuse with contemptuous language. Ginporpía (Ginporpiár) níya akó. He insulted me. He provoked me. Nagaporpiáhay (Nagaporpiyáhay) silá. They are abusing each other. (see ákyat, pamúyas, pinuyasáy, timoláng, pasipála, padag-ánay, paindísíndis).


porpíya

Hiligaynon

See porpía, porpiár.


portalón

Hiligaynon

(Sp. portalón) Gangway, gangplank. (see andámio, latayán, guluwáan).


pósas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. esposa) Manacles, fetters, shackles, handcuffs; to handcuff, manacle, fetter, shackle, put handcuffs on another. Ginposásan siá sang polís, kay nagbátok sa íla. The police handcuffed him, because he offered resistance. (see gapús, gápus, higót).


pósas

Hiligaynon

(Sp. posa) A pause; a stop or halt in a funeral procession for the purpose of singing a response; to sing a response at a funeral. Magpósas kamó dirí. Stop here for the singing of a response. May tátlo ka pósas. There will be (or were) three pauses or stops (for the singing of a response).


posás-pósas

Hiligaynon

Slight pauses, rests at short intervals. (see pósas).


posô

Hiligaynon

(B) Chignon, hair-knot, knot of hair; to put up-, bind up-, the hair, make the hair up in a knot or chignon. Pós-a (Posoá) ang ímo bohók. Do up your hair. Pós-i (Posoí) ang bátà sang íya bohók. Tie the girl's hair up in a knot or chignon. Put up the child's hair. (see pungós, pinúngsan).


póso

Hiligaynon

(Sp. pozo) Well, water-hole, pit, cistern. (see áwang, bubón).


póso

Hiligaynon

A game at (of) cards.


pósò

Hiligaynon

The flower-bud, peduncle of a banana, etc.


póspas

Hiligaynon

A kind of dish made of rice mixed with meat, ragout, fricassee; also verb. Napospasán akó níya sing manók kag bugás nga maputî. She prepared for me a chicken mixed with white rice.


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