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hab-as [háb-as] adj Heavy handed; uneconomical; profilgate; quickly uses up or consumes something. madaling maubusan Si Joanna ay abang hab-as magsukar kada nagkuyang kag kan-on. Joanna is heavy handed with the food when scooping it out so there was not enough rice. (sem. domains: - Lack, - Appearance, - Waste, 6.1.2 - Method.) comp. buko mahab-as

hala-hala [hala-hála] adj Goes through money easily. sige-sige Waya naasinso kag inra pangabuhi dahil hala-hala ra tong ida asawa. Their standard of living doesn’t progress because his wife just goes through money easily. (sem. domains: - Lack self-control, 6.8.6 - Money, - Waste.)

irisponsabli [irispónsabli] adj Wastes money and doesn’t work; wastes. pabaya Abang irisponsabli kag ida asawa kada permi sinrang away. Her husband really wastes money and doesn’t work so they always fight. syn: balasubas. (sem. domains: - Waste.)

kanugon [kanúgon] 1excl What a waste; that's regretable; “Too bad”; that's disappointing. (sem. domains: - Disappointed.) 2adj Something which isn’t good to lose, waste; “Too bad”; wasteful; disappointing. Regretful. Kanugon kag ida relo nak nawagit. Her lost wristwatch was something not worth losing. syn: sayang 3. (sem. domains: - Disappointed.) 3vt To waste something; to feel sorry for the loss of something.Having some worth, value. sayang Ingkanugunan nida kag ida mga buyak nak nagkasira. She felt sorry for the flowers that were destroyed. (sem. domains: - Disappointed, - Waste.)

ya nahilak sa pagka-on [yâ nahílak sa pagká-on] PH Don't waste food, so rather eat it than throw it out (lit. no pity on food). (sem. domains: - Waste.)