List of Hiligaynon words starting with the letter W - Page 3

waláwag

Hiligaynon

To scatter, sow, broadcast, spread; to squander, waste, throw away, spend uselessly or to no purpose.(see wágwag, waráwag).



wálay

Hiligaynon

To wriggle, writhe, move, etc. See wálas.


waláy-wálay

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of wálay-to wriggle, etc. (see waáywáay).


waláy, walá'y

Hiligaynon

(H) For walâ sing. Walá'y sapayán--. Notwithstanding, nevertheless, though, although, in spite of--. Waláy pulús. No good. Useless. Of no use. Waláy táo sa baláy. There is nobody at home. (see wa'áy, waáy, wáy, warát, warâ, ti).


wálda

Hiligaynon

Gesticulation, gesture; to gesticulate, move one's hands wildly, saw the air with one's hands, jump and dance (with rage, out of joy, or the like). Ginwaldahán akó níya sa kaákig. In his anger he gesticulated fiercely in front of me.


waldá-wálda

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of wálda. Also: to run wildly through the streets, be very excited.


wáli

Hiligaynon

Sermon, lecture; to preach, lecture, discourse on, declaim, hold forth. Iwáli mo sa íla inâ. Walíhan mo silá sinâ. Preach it (that) to them. Give them a lecture about it. Anó ang ginwáli sang párì kaína? What was the parish priest preaching about this morning? Maáyo siá magwáli. He is a good preacher (lecturer, orator). Buás sa ága may wáli (sa) nahanungúd sang (sa)--. Tomorrow morning there will be a sermon about--. Ginwalíhan níya kamí sang maáyo nga batásan. He gave us a lecture on right conduct. (see láygay).


walí-wáli

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of wáli-to preach, lecture, etc.


walihán

Hiligaynon

Pulpit, tribune, platform, chair; stump, hustings. (see diskursóhan).


wálik

Hiligaynon

To turn or twist round or sideways, to deflect. Walíka ang arádo, sa toó. Turn the plough to the right. Ginwálik níya ang bandehádo. He turned the dish round. (see wárik).


wáling

Hiligaynon

See wáding-to be wobbly, shaky, etc.


wáling

Hiligaynon

To turn sideways or in another direction. See wálik.


wális

Hiligaynon

(Sp. ojal, ojales) Button-hole.


walís

Hiligaynon

Left-handed; awkward. (see walá-left, left hand).


walís

Hiligaynon

To push with the elbow; to strike, slap. (see sikó, sikól, síkdol, huyáp, tapí, wáhig, lipát).


waló

Hiligaynon

Eight.


waló-wálo

Hiligaynon

A small poisonous sea-snake.


walóhan

Hiligaynon

See walalóhan-the eighth part of a given measure.


wálwal

Hiligaynon

Prattling, prating; to prattle, prate, talk much, talk nonsense. (see ngálngal, búrà, etc.).


wálwal, wál-wal

Hiligaynon

To hang or bulge out, protrude, project, stick out (of the tongue, of pockets, etc.). Nagawálwal ang íya pányò. His handkerchief is hanging out. Pawalwalá lang ang pinutús. Let the package hang out. (see diwál, kabítkábit, káway, búgway).


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