Meaning of lóo, loó

lóo, loó


To rot, become decomposed, contract a bad smell, decay, go bad, go mouldy, especially applied to coconuts, or the like, that are not air-tight, and which soon spoil, unless they are opened completely and dried in the sun. Naglóo iníng lubí. This coconut was spoiled. Indì mo pagpaloóhon ang mga lubí. Do not let the coconuts rot. (N. B. In Hiligáynon loó (luó) seems to be more in use than lóo).