Search results for "Politics"

gubernador [gubernadór] n Governor. gubernadór (sem. domains: - Busy, - Power, force, - Work hard, 4.6.6 - Government functions, - Expert, - Politics, - Governing body, 4.6.4 - Rule.)

halandon [halándon] (irreg. infl. halanron) adj Honorable; respectable distinguished, important; your majesty (person or family visitor). kagalang galang Kag amo bisita ay halanron kada amo nak gador ging-istimar it maado. Our guests are distinguished people so we really esteem them highly. Halandong tawo kina si Pedro. Pedro is a respectable person. [Used in addressing a king.] syn: kagalang-galang. (sem. domains: - Government official, 4.6.1 - Ruler, - Foreigner, - Politics.) comp. amo halandong hari

kalaban sa politika [kalában sa polítika] n Political opponent. kalaban sa politika (sem. domains: 4.8.2 - Fight, - Election, - Politics.)

kapartído [katípon] n Political party. (sem. domains: - Politics.)

kapit [kápit] 1vbt To cling onto something or somebody; to hang by one’s feet or hands. kapit Waya sida nayumos nak nagkapit sida sa salbabida. She didn’t drown because she clung to the inner tube. Nagkakapit kag uning sa kurtina. The cat is hanging by her feet on the curtain. (sem. domains: 7.5.2 - Join, attach, - Stick together.) 2n Influence or a political attachment to somebody. Marali sidang naempleyo dahil di kapit sida sa Mayor. He was easily employed because he has influence with the Mayor. (sem. domains: 7.5.2 - Join, attach, 3.3.3 - Influence, - Politics.) der. kapitan

kapitan₂ [kapitán] n Captain. Mabuot katong kapitan kada buko abusado tong inra mga sundalo. Their captain is kind that’s why his soldiers are not abusive. (sem. domains: 4.5.1 - Person in authority, - Politics, - Lead.) comp. barangay kapitan

mayor₂ [mayór] n Mayor. alkálde (sem. domains: - Politics.)

partido [partído] (der. of parti) n Political party,organization. (sem. domains: - Politics.)

Senador [Senadór] n Senator. (sem. domains: - Politics.)