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asutiya [asutíya] n Balcony; porch; patio; terrace. Si Romeo ag Juliet ay hagto gikikita sa may asutiya. Romeo and Juliet meet and chat on the balcony. [In Spanish times this applied to an upstairs balcony or verandah but nowadays it is used for an open roofed area even on ground level.] (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.)

balas [bálas] n Flourescent light fixture. Kayuga kag balas it inra iwag kada perming payong. Their light fixture is loose that’s why their light is always going off. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.)

balustri [bálustri] n Bannisters; hand railings on verandahs, stairs; balustrades. balustre Mabakay ako it balustri sa Libertad para sa amo bayay. I will buy bannisters in Libertad for our house. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.)

banggerahan [banggerahán/banggéra] n Recessed bamboo shelf for washing and storing dishes in a kitchen. [inflectional variants] batalan, lababo [This is made of bamboo slats that have spaces between so that the water can drain away between them. It is the traditional sink, preparation and utensil storage area of the kitchen.] (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.)

barandilya [barandílya] (der. of biranda) n Verandah (as of an open roofed area around a house on any level). barandilya Nagpamugong sa barandilya si Lino tong maglinog. Lino held on tightly to the verandah during the earthquake. [In Spanish style wooden houses built in the Philippines a verandah would have been a roofed open area with a waist high railing on an upstairs level. It may have been only 3-4m long or extending around the whole house.] (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.)

bilingan [bilingán] (der. of biling +) n Hook from which things are hung. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 5.1 - Household equipment.)

biranda [biránda/beránda] n 1Verandah (as of an open roofed area around a house on any level). [In Spanish style wooden houses built in the Philippines a verandah would have been a roofed open area with a waist high railing on an upstairs level. It may have been only 3-4m long or extending around the whole house.] (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.) 2Deckchair (as of the kind of chair used on a verandah). (sem. domains: 5.1.1.2 - Chair.) der. barandilya

bisagra [biságra] 1n Hinge. bisagra (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.2.4 - Door, 6.5.2.5 - Window.) 2v To put a hinge on something (as of a door, window, lid etc.). (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.2.4 - Door, 6.5.2.5 - Window.)

breys [breys] n Brace, cross-brace (as of a building support often placed at a 45º angle). (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.2.1 - Wall, 7.3.4.6 - Support.)

dipensa [dipénsa] 1n Defense; defending means (as of an object, words or actions). (sem. domains: 4.8.2.4 - Defend, 4.7.5.4 - Defend against accusation.) 2v To defend somebody (as of by speech or actions). Naunahan ni Henry it bakoy katong ida kaaway sa pagdepensa nida sa ida sarili. Henry was the first one to hit his opponent in order to defend himself. (sem. domains: 4.8.2.4 - Defend, 4.7.5.4 - Defend against accusation.) 3v A brace, cross-brace, as in building support. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.3.1 - Building equipment and maintenance.) der. manugdipensa , der. pagdipensa , der. pangdipensa

hubog [húbog] v To shake (as of a wooden house in the wind). Naghubog kag inra bayay tong magsaka kag tanan nidang kaklase. Their house was shaken when all her classmates came in. (sem. domains: 7.3.1.3 - Shake, 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 3.4.2.4 - Afraid, 7.2.2.8 - Move back and forth, 3.4.1.1.7 - Happy for, 3.4.2.1.7 - Shock, 7.1.9 - Move a part of the body.)

matuybong [matúybong] adj Steep pitch of a roof. matulis Matuybong kag pagkahuman it inra kuyungan. They made their roof with a steep pitch. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.2.2 - Roof.)

pangdipensa [pangdipénsa] (der. of dipensa) n 1Weapon, training to use in self defense (as of knife, gun or ability in karate etc. used to go on the attack). (sem. domains: 4.8.2.4 - Defend, 4.8.3.7 - Weapon, shoot.) 2Something which provides shelter, protection from wind, rain etc. (as of a blind, wall, raincoat, umbrella, shield etc. used to hide behind). (sem. domains: 4.4.4.5 - Protect, 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 4.8.2.4 - Defend, 5.3.4 - Clothes for special occasions.) 3A brace, cross-brace, as in building support. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.3.1 - Building equipment and maintenance.)

pantaw [pántaw] n Open porch off kitchen; landing; verandah. balkón (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.)

sanrig [sánrig] 1vi To lean against something. sandál Nagpapasanrig kag yango sa kuray nak sabaling matumba sa pagpanaw. The drunk is leaning against the fence because he might fall over if he walks. syn: hilay-hilay 2, halintang 2. (sem. domains: 7.1.6 - Lean.) 2n Stepladder, steps, stairs. hagdán syn: hagranan. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.2.8 - Floor, story.) der. pasanrig , der. sanrigan

sayog [sayóg] 1n Floor, as of floor made of bamboo. sahíg (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.2.3 - Floor.) 2v To lay flooring. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building, 6.5.2.3 - Floor.)

tuko₁ [tukó] 1n Prop (as for clothesline, window shutter, door). Butangi it tuko kinang sampayan para indi magruot sa raga kag mga yamit. Put a prop under that clothes line so the clothes won’t touch the ground. syn: suhay. (sem. domains: 6.5.2.5 - Window.) 2v To use a window prop in a window. tukod (sem. domains: 6.5.2.5 - Window.) 3n Prop to hold up a building. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.)