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maáthag

Hiligaynon

Clear, distinct; manifest, evident, plain, apparent, lucid, open, honest, without tergiversation or twisting of the facts. Maáthag nga pagmítlang. A clear, distinct diction or pronunciation. Sa maáthag nga hámbal--. Frankly, openly--. In a frank, open manner of speech--. Maáthag inâ. That is clear, plain. (see áthag).



bísis

Hiligaynon

(Sp. vez, veces) See bis. Napúlò ka bísis. Ten times. May bísis nga maáthag ang íya hámbal kag may bísis nga índì siá makatúsngaw. At times he talks quite distinctly, and at times he cannot pronounce (say) a word. (see maka-).


harángà

Hiligaynon

(B) To snuffle, to speak with the nostrils stuffed-up or clogged. Nagaharángà gid lang siá. He speaks with stuffed-up nostrils, or: as if his nostrils were obstructed. Indì ka magharángà, kóndì isíkma ánay ang síp-on sa pányo mo kag maghámbal ka sing maáthag. Don't snuffle, but wipe your nose first with your handkerchief and speak distinctly. (see pungá).


igá-igá

Hiligaynon

A simulated cough, hem, hum; to cough, to hem (hum) and haw, to speak in a very hesitating manner. Nagaigáigá gid lang siá. He just hems and haws. Ginigáigahán gid lang níya akó nga walâ gid siá maghámbal sing maáthag. He just kept coughing (hemming and hawing) at me without saying anything distinctly. (see ígham).


igá-igá

Hiligaynon

A simulated cough, hem, hum; to cough, to hem (hum) and haw, to speak in a very hesitating manner. Nagaigáigá gid lang siá. He just hems and haws. Ginigáigahán gid lang níya akó nga walâ gid siá maghámbal sing maáthag. He just kept coughing (hemming and hawing) at me without saying anything distinctly. (see ígham).


itín-ítin

Hiligaynon

To hint at, allude to, intimate, insinuate, make innuendos, make insinuations, give out obscure hints, speak in parables or similitudes intelligible only to the initiated. Indì ka magitínítin, kóndi maghámbal ka sing maáthag, kay makasaláklaw ang pagitínítin. Don't make insinuations, but speak clearly, for malicious hints are exasperating. Ginitinitínan (ginpaitinitínan) akó níya sang malisúd nga pagbátì sang ákon nánay. N.N. gave me some hints as to the serious illness of my mother. (see paitínítin which is more in use).


itín-ítin

Hiligaynon

To hint at, allude to, intimate, insinuate, make innuendos, make insinuations, give out obscure hints, speak in parables or similitudes intelligible only to the initiated. Indì ka magitínítin, kóndi maghámbal ka sing maáthag, kay makasaláklaw ang pagitínítin. Don't make insinuations, but speak clearly, for malicious hints are exasperating. Ginitinitínan (ginpaitinitínan) akó níya sang malisúd nga pagbátì sang ákon nánay. N.N. gave me some hints as to the serious illness of my mother. (see paitínítin which is more in use).


kudlít-kúdlit

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of kúdlit. Indì ka magkudlítkúdlit, kóndì magsulát ka sing maáyo kag maáthag. Don't scribble, but write well and clearly.


laktáw-láktaw

Hiligaynon

Dim. and Freq. of láktaw. Indì ka maglaktáwláktaw sang ibán nga mga minítlang, kóndì basáha sing lángkoy kag maáthag. Don't pass over some syllables, but read in a continuous and distinct manner. (see lukhô-lúkhò, luthôlúthò).


maáthag-mítlang

Hiligaynon

Vowel. (A modern term; see pahágyon-mítlang-consonant).


matígdà

Hiligaynon

Clear, distinct, sharp (of pronunciation, speech, etc. (see tígdà, maáthag).


pahágyon-mítlang

Hiligaynon

(A modern term) Consonant. (see maáthag-mítlang-vowel).


panagótsot

Hiligaynon

To say "tut, tut", "tush", "pshaw", pish! bah! rot! rats!, or the like in disapproval, irritation or worry; to refuse, decline, disapprove. Indì mo pagpanagotsotán ang ákon nga ginhámbal, kóndì ipaháyag mo sing maáthag ang ímo panghunâhúnà. Don't say "tush" in answer to what I have told you, but state clearly what you think about it.


panúgid

Hiligaynon

Freq. of súgid-to tell, relate, report, etc. Way or manner of one's telling a story, making a report, giving out a statement, or the like. Maáthag siá sing panúgid. Maáthag ang íya panúgid. His statement is (was) clear. He narrates (tells a story, etc.) in a clear, distinct way.


(H) Speech, words, language, expression, utterance. Sa maáthag kag matahúm nga pululungón íya ginpaháyag ang íya nga katarúngan. In clear and beautiful language he unfolded (made clear) his argument. (see púlong).


síbod

Hiligaynon

Complicated, perplexed, involved; to become involved, etc. Dílì maáthag, kóndì (síbod) masíbod gid ang íya pagsáysay. His explanation is not clear, on the contrary it is obscure. Nasibóran (-ódan) akó sang íya nga hámbal. His speech was too involved (discursive, rambling) for me.


símple

Hiligaynon

(Sp. simple) Simple, pure; plain, unadorned; easy, clear; guileless, artless, undesigning. (see bunáyag, pugóypugóy, mahapús, maáthag, malígdong, matárung).