Stiffness, hardness, callousness; to be or become stiff, hard, rough, horney, callous, wrinkled. Nag-palangusúg ang pánit sang íya kamót. The skin of his hand became hard and rough. (see kusúg).
Freq. of kusúg. To make great efforts, exert oneself, strive, apply force, show strength; to grow stiff. Nagapangusúg siá sa paghíwat sang amó nga kasadyáhan. He is making great efforts in preparation for that solemnity, festivity, rejoicing. (see palangusúg).