Meaning of dúmpul



To dull, blunt, take off the point; to become dull or blunt, said of pointed instruments and tools. Nagdúmpul ang dulát, ang púya sang kasíng, ang bángkaw, etc. The awl, the point of the spinning top, the point of the lance, etc. has become blunt. Indì mo pagdumpulón ang lápis. Don't blunt the pencil's point. Sín-o ang nagdúmpul sang ákon dágum? Who broke off the point of my needle? (see kímpul, hábul, dupúl).