List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter P - Page 181

pósporo, posporó

Hiligaynon

(Sp. fósforo) Phosphorus; match, lucifer. (see lag-*íton, bag-ídan).



póspos

Hiligaynon

Stripped of leaves, hairs, feathers and the like; to become stripped of leaves, etc. Nagpóspos iníng káhoy sa bágyo. This tree-became bare of leaves,-was stripped of its leaves,-was stripped bare, during (in) the storm. (see húblas).


póste

Hiligaynon

(Sp. poste) Post, pillar, column. (see halígi).


posturáo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. postura) Of vainglorious carriage or proud demeanour; posing, posturing, dandylike, ostentatious, proudly erect, stiff, distant, stand-offish. (see biád-ad, liád, báy-ad, báy-od, bugalón).


póswak

Hiligaynon

To spirt (spurt) out in a rather large stream or quantity, to squirt. Ang túbig nagapóswak sa túbo. The water is spirting out of the tube. Naposwakán akó sing nánà sang íya dakû nga hubág. I was sprinkled (spattered) with matter from his large boil. (see búswak).


póswit

Hiligaynon

To spirt or squirt out in a small jet or stream; to crack, burst (of fire-crackers, etc.). (see póswak, súmpit, búswit, píswak).


poswít-póswit

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of póswit.


póto

Hiligaynon

A dish of rice-flour mixed with sugar.


póto

Hiligaynon

To become or make insolvent or bankrupt, to break. Napóto siá. He went bankrupt. He was declared insolvent. Manggaránon siá sádto ánay, ápang ang géra nagpóto sa íya. He was rich formerly, but-the war made him bankrupt,-the war broke him.


potók

Hiligaynon

A kink; to kink. Nagpotók ang kalát, ang hílo, etc. The rope kinked, the thread twisted into kinks, etc. (putók id.).


potól

Hiligaynon

To cut off, lop off, maim, etc. See putúl.


potsyám

Hiligaynon

See kotsyám-a kind (variety) of rice. (see arabón).


póypoy

Hiligaynon

To weaken, get or become weak, feeble, enfeeble. Napóypoy (Nagkapóypoy) ang bútkon ko. My arm got weak. (see púypuy, álay, lúya, pígaw).


pranéla

Hiligaynon

(Sp. franela) Flannel, woollen cloth, cloth made of a mixture of wool and cotton (in cheaper makes wholly of cotton).


(Sp. franqueo) Postage, postage stamp.


pransés

Hiligaynon

(Sp. francés) French; a Frenchman.


praskíta

Hiligaynon

(Sp. frasco, frasquete) Vial, a small flask; medicine-bottle. (see tolotádyaw).


prásko

Hiligaynon

(Sp. frasko) Flask, bottle, gallipot.


práyle

Hiligaynon

(Sp. fraile) Friar, member of a religious order with perpetual vows.


prémyo

Hiligaynon

(Sp. premio) Premium, reward, recompense, remuneration, prize, meed, guerdon; to reward, grant a premium, etc. remunerate, requite. Premiohí siá sing medálya. Give him a medal as a prize. (see dúlut, hátag, bugáy, pásdà, pádya, regálo).


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