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likî

Hiligaynon

To move one's shoulders up and down gracefully or ostentatiously. A kind of native folk dance in which the shoulders are moved in such fashion. Nagalikî siá kon maglakát. She moves her shoulders up and down in walking. (see kisáykísay, kiáykíay).



kurátsa

Hiligaynon

A native folk dance. (see likî, tirána, kamantógol).


likî-líkì

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of likî. Ang mga dalága nga madayáw nagalikîlíkì sa dálan. Vain girls move their shoulders ostentatiously on the road, (when they walk abroad).


alikís

Hiligaynon

A skin disease. See arikís id.


alikisón

Hiligaynon

One affected with alikís. (see arikisón).


balikíd

Hiligaynon

To turn one's head and look back, to look behind; to revert to, be concerned about, have one's mind engrossed. Balíkda siá. Look back at him. Indì ka magbalikíd sa simbáhan. Don't look behind you in church. May ginabalíkdan akó sa baláy. I have something at home that engrosses my mind, that turns my thoughts towards home. Ibalikíd akó ánay sang ákon mga bátà. Kindly look after my children for me. Anó ang ginabalíkdan mo? What makes you thoughtful? What is on your mind? What are you concerned about? Anó ang ginabalikíd mo? What are you looking back for? Why are you turning your head and looking back?


líkid

Hiligaynon

To finish arranging the warp, complete the work on the warping board (sab-ongánan) before putting it on the loom; to arrange, get ready. Nakalíkid na ikáw? Have you finished arranging the warp? Ginlíkid mo na ang sináb-ong kahápon? Have you completed the arrangement of the threads you prepared yesterday on the warping board? Likída (-íra) ang sináb-ong mo. Complete the arrangement of the threads on the warping board.


likín

Hiligaynon

A pot-or kettle-stand in the form of a mat of braided straw or the like. (see kalangán id.).


líkis

Hiligaynon

To take the warp from the warping board and arrange it on the loom; to coil, wind (the woven cloth on the cloth-roller). Likísa ang sináb-ong. Transfer the warp from the warping board to the loom. Likísa ang hinabúl. Wind the woven cloth on the roller (pulugian, purogían). (see balólon, lolón, lókot-to roll up mats; álas-to coil, wind up ropes).


líkis

Hiligaynon

To manage or arrange things well for oneself, know how to get results, gain one's point or the like. Maáyo siá maglíkis-or-sing líkis. He is an adept at arranging things well. He knows how to get results. He is very resourceful in whatever he undertakes. (see hímos, híwat, lísto, ábtik, etc.).


likisán

Hiligaynon

A cloth-roller, the revolving beam in a loom on which the finished cloth is wound, anything used like a cloth-roller. (see pulogían, purogían).


líkit

Hiligaynon

To roll, bale, make up in a roll or bale. Liníkit nga papél. A roll of paper. (see balólon).


maulikirón

Hiligaynon

(H) Mindful of, concerned about, thinking of, cherishing. (see ulikíd, mabinalíkdon, maulínggon).


olikíd

Hiligaynon

(H) To treat well, with care, etc. See olingíg, balikíd.


olikíd

Hiligaynon

(H) To treat well, with care, etc. See olingíg, balikíd.


pilikílyo

Hiligaynon

(From the Sp. fleco) A fringe of hair hanging down straight over the forehead to within a short distance of the eyebrows. Pilikílyo ang íya bohók. Her hair hangs down in a fringe over her forehead.


See plékos, pilikílyo.


ulikíd

Hiligaynon

See olikíd-to treat well, etc.


ulikíd

Hiligaynon

See olikíd-to treat well, etc.


ánggot

Hiligaynon

To get used to take proper food, to get a liking for, or to relish, proper food, applied especially to a baby or to a young animal just weaned. Sang úna iníng tínday nagdolodámgot (nagdolodánggot) lang sang hilamón, ápang karón nagánggot na sa halálbon. Formerly this calf used only to nibble at the grass, but now it is beginning to graze. Bisán lutasón na iníng bátà, kay maánggot na sa pagkáon sing kán-on. There is no harm now in weaning this baby, because it already likes to eat rice.


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