ato₁ [áto] 1vt To provoke a reaction, fight that one can win against somebody younger or weaker; to pay unnecessary attention, take childish actions seriously enough to react (as of an older child reacting, bullying, intimidating or showing their superiority over a younger sibling). patulan Ing-ato busa nimo sida kada nagrako kag gulo. It’s your fault for reacting to her therefore the trouble got worse. Ging-atoey ra kina nimo sida it estoryahan ay yabot kag ida gingtutuuhan. Why do you have to argue with him when in fact he has different beliefs from you. (sem. domains: 4.8 - Conflict.) 2v To entertain an impractical idea, desire beyond one's good judgment, means or ability (as of paying too high a price, buying too expensive a dress, hoping to become something beyond one's ability). (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Agree with someone.) der. palaato
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bakbakan [bakbákan] 1n Continuous, intensive fist fighting, shooting; violence (as of action and noise in a movie). Gusto nida magmuyat it bakbakan sa sine. He likes to see continuous fighting in the movie. (sem. domains: 7.7.1 - Hit, 4.8 - Conflict.) 2vi To fight, shoot continuously at somebody. bakbakan Nagbakbakan it away kag mga kayaki. The men fought and fought. (sem. domains: 7.7.1 - Hit, 4.8 - Conflict.)
manugapin [manug-ápin] (der. of apin) n 1Somebody on one's side; ally. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Save from trouble, 4.8 - Conflict.) 2Defender; advocate (as of somebody who takes the side of or defends a person personally or legally). (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Save from trouble, 188.8.131.52 - Defend against accusation.)
palaato [pala-áto] (der. of ato₁) adj Prone to provoking a reaction, fights one can win against somebody younger or weaker; prone to paying unnecessary attention, taking childish actions seriously enough to react (as of an older child liking to react, bully, intimidate or show their superiority over a younger sibling). (sem. domains: 4.8 - Conflict.)