Search result(s) - álhom

álhom

Hiligaynon

(H) Not burning well, that does not soon catch fire, difficult to light, said of green wood, wet leaves, tobacco, cigars, etc. Also used as a verb: to be or become difficult to light, etc. Alhom kaáyo iníng abáno. This cigars burns very badly. Naalhomán siá sang ákon abáno. He could not light the cigar I gave him, or he had difficulty in lighting my cigar. Dî mo pagpaalhomón ang tabákò. Be careful with the tobacco, lest it should get wet, burn badly or be difficult to light, (see arúm).



alóm

Hiligaynon

See álhom. (see arúm).


arúm

Hiligaynon

(B) Not easily inflammable, slow burning, difficult to light; to burn badly, smoulder. See álhom.


hántub

Hiligaynon

Damp, moist, difficult to light, not easily inflammable; to be or become damp, etc. (see hát-ob, álhom, maálhom, maarúm).


hát-ob

Hiligaynon

Damp, etc. to be damp, etc. See hántub, álhom, etc.


maálhom

Hiligaynon

Difficult to light, not burning well, slow burning, smouldering. (see álhom, maalúm, maarúm).


paálhom

Hiligaynon

To cause to burn badly, etc. Caus. of álhom.


gálhom

Hiligaynon

(H) A silhouette, phantom, a dim, shadowy, obscure outline or figure, an indistinct form seen in the dark; dim, undefined, ill-defined, blurred; to glimpse, show in vague outline. Sang paglakát námon sang las dóse ang gáb-i sa Ilóngílong may nakítà kamí nga isá ka táo nga nagagálhom sa higád sang dálan. When we were walking at twelve o'clock at night to Iloilo, we caught a glimpse of a man at the side of the road. (see dágway, báyhon).


gírhom

Hiligaynon

See gálhom.


maalúm

Hiligaynon

Not burning well, not easily inflammable, smouldering, slow-burning. (see alúm, arúm, maálhom).


maarúm

Hiligaynon

(B) See maalúm, maálhom-not burning well.


paalúm

Hiligaynon

See paálhom.