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himulús

Hiligaynon

To be of use, serviceable, usable, remunerative, gainful, advantageous; to avail oneself of, take advantage of, make use of. Ang mga mahákug nagahimulús sang mga kalisúd sang ibán, agúd silá makamánggad. Selfish men take advantage of the difficulties of others in order to enrich themselves. Iníng mga manók índì mahimúslan (mahimulusán), kay may balatían. These chickens are of no use, for they are diseased. Walâ man níya paghimúsli ang pílak nga íya nabáton, kay nadúlà gid lang sa íya baúl. The money he received availed him nothing, for it just disappeared from his box. Pagahimúslan ko gid iníng dáan nga mga káhoy. I shall certainly make good use yet of this old lumber, (it will bring me yet some advantage or profit). Ginahimúslan níya sing dakû iníng mga tanúm sa búkid. He derives much profit from these plants on the mountain. (see pulús).



hamulús

Hiligaynon

To utilize, take the opportunity, profit by. (himúlus id).


mahimulús

Hiligaynon

Useful, of use, serviceable, advantageous, profitable, of service. (see pulús, himulús, kapuslánan, mahimulúslon).


pamentáha

Hiligaynon

To be to one's interest or advantage, to gain, profit, benefit, have the start of, reap advantage from, turn to good account. (see bentáha, himulús, sáplid, kinaáyo).


panginyáwat

Hiligaynon

To be avaricious, covetous of more, be (inordinately) eager to increase one's possessions, to be selfish or greedy; to be anxious to take advantage of, to avail oneself of an opportunity. (see pangunyádî, himulús).


pulús

Hiligaynon

Advantage, benefit, profit, gain, use, usefulness, service, help, stead, avail; value, worth, efficacy; to be of use, be profitable, advantageous, useful. May pulús pa inâ. That is quite useful still. Walâ sing pulús iní. This is no good, is of no use. Indì na ikáw makapulús sinâ. Indì mo na mapúslan inâ. You can no longer get any advantage out of that. That is of no avail (no good) to you any more. Ginpúslan níya sing dakû ang amó nga kahigayónan. He made very good use of the occasion. He took advantage of the occasion. He profited by the opportunity. (see himulús).


mahimulúslon

Hiligaynon

See mahimulús. Also: taking advantage of, profiting by, making good use of an opportunity.


mahimulusulón

Hiligaynon

See mahimulúslon id.