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litâ

Hiligaynon

Circumvention, subterfuge, trick, cheating; to catch by crossing one's way, intercept, cut off, waylay, thwart, trick, cheat. Litaá siá. Intercept him. Nadakúp ang makáwat sang paglitâ sa íya sang polís. The thief was caught when the policeman crossed his way. Ginlitâ níla ang buyóng sa búkid. They intercepted the robber in the mountain. Kon magági ka dirâ sa laktúran saráng ka makalitâ sa binilánggò nga nalágyo. If you take the short-cut there you may be able to intercept the run-away prisoner. (see lipót, bángan, bánggà, balábag).



lipót

Hiligaynon

Interception, circumvention, stoppage; to pursue and catch by a strategem, intercept, circumvent, take a short-cut or the like. Lipotá ang makáwat. Intercept the thief. Linipót níya akó sa dálan. He intercepted me on the road. Ilipót akó ánay sang ákon kabáyo nga nagadalágan dirâ. Kindly run around and catch my horse that is running away there. Kon sóndon nínyo iníng laktúran, básì nga malipót pa nínyo ang buyóng. If you follow this short-cut, you may be able to intercept and catch the brigand. (see bángan, bánggà, dakúp, lagás, siód, litâ).


litâ-lítà

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of litâ-to intercept, etc.


To wander about, go from place to place, rove, roam, ramble. (see lagáw-lágaw, landólándo, etc.).


paabúng

Hiligaynon

To intercept, catch, stop on the road, cross one's way, waylay; try to win the favour of, woo, solicit. (see litâ, bánggà, bángan).


balalítan

Hiligaynon

(H) Hone, whetstone; stimulant, incitement, instigation, (balít).


balítà

Hiligaynon

News, information, notice, communication; to notify, inform, report, communicate. Anó ang mga balítà nga bág-o? What is the latest news? May balítà balá? Is there any news? Nabalitáan kamí sang kamatáyon ni Fuláno. We were informed of N.N.'s death. Ginbalitáan kamí níla sang maáyo nga pagabút níla dídto. They notified us of their safe arrival there. Ibalítà mo sa íla ang kamatáyon ni Fuláno or ibalítà mo sa íla nga napatáy si Fuláno. Inform them of the death of N.N. or that N.N. is dead. Ginpabalitáan sang Diós ang mga manugbántay sang mga háyop sing isá ka ánhel. God sent a message to the shepherds through an Angel. Pinabalitáan níya kamí sa isá ka hatud-dulús sang maáyo níya nga kapaláran. He sent us word by telegram of his good luck. (see pahibaló, pasáyod, pamáan).


balitádhan

Hiligaynon

A vine, whose fruit is used as a remedy against intestinal worms.


balítan

Hiligaynon

Hone, strop, razor-strop. See balalítan id.


balitáng

Hiligaynon

Anything that tightens, stiffens, clasps, holds something together: brace, clamp, clasp, manacle, shackles; the piece of wood on either side of a hammock. (see balískog, bánting, pángkog).


balítaw

Hiligaynon

An action-song, singing and dancing combined, a song accompanied by expressive gesticulations; to sing an action-song, etc. Nagakánta silá sing balítaw. The are singing an action-song. Nagasáut silá sing balítaw. They are dancing to a song.


balítaw

Hiligaynon

An exclamation of surprise or wonder. Balítaw, pagkatahúm, pagkatáas kag pagkadakû siníng baláy! Look, how beautiful, how high and how large this house is!


bilitayán

Hiligaynon

(H) Gallows, gibbet, anything used for hanging up things. (see bítay).


bilitayón

Hiligaynon

(H) A person or thing that is to be or should be hung up or hanged.


dalítan

Hiligaynon

Poisonous, venomous, baneful. Mán-og nga dalítan. A poisonous snake.


kaamolítan

Hiligaynon

Ruin, perdition, destruction, harm, injury, damage. (see amolít).


kabalitáan

Hiligaynon

News, reports, information, announcements, etc. (see balítà).


kalalitán

Hiligaynon

(H) Promptness, despatch, expedition, first opportunity; anything that does not suffer delay or should be done quickly. (see kalít).


kaolitaóhan

Hiligaynon

Young men, bachelors, youth. (olitáo).


kapilitán

Hiligaynon

Compulsion; to be compelled or forced. Nagkapilitán siá sa-. He was compelled (forced) to--. (see pílit).


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