Meaning of pagábut



Caus. of gábut-to root out, weed out, pull up by the roots. Ipagábut iníng mga tanúm sa mga hornál. Have these weeds rooted out by the workmen. Pagabúti akó sing sábud, kay ákon ipatánum. Get me some rice-seedlings pulled up, for I am going to have them planted. Pagabúta ang mga bátà sang baríri sa plása. Let the boys weed out the bariri-grass on the public square. Dílì mo pagpagabúton ang mga bátà siníng mga tanúm kay may pulús pa. Don't permit (allow) these plants to be uprooted by the boys, for they are still of some use.