To fracture, rupture, break without severing, to bend or twist so as to break, but without tearing off entirely. Nabálì ang íya bútkon. He broke his arm. Ginbálì níya ang alobaybayán sang hágdan. He broke the handrail of the ladder or stair. Balía ang sangá sang káhoy nga nagabálag (sang) sa dálan. Bend back and twist the branch that obstructs the road.
(H) Broken, fractured, ruptured, bent or twisted so as to be unable to return to the former position. Utúd gid ang íya nga bútkon?-Dílì, kóndì balî lang. Is his arm entirely cut off?-No, only broken so as to hang down loosely.