Meaning of pabánok



To be quiet, calm, tranquil, imperturbable, placid, serene, make no resistance to scoldings or even beatings, to put up with, to bear silently or patiently, ignore, pay no attention to. Bisán ánhon mo siá nagapabánok lang (siá). Whatever you do to him or however you treat him, he remains imperturbable. Magpabánok ka lang bisán ánhon ka ni tátay mo. Just bear it in silence, whatever your father may do to you. (pa, bánok, but the simple "bánok" is not used).