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hapaw-hapaw [hapaw-hápaw] 1adv Lightly done; superficial; on the surface only; not firmly rooted or grounded. Hapaw-hapaw kag ako katuyog it gab-i dahil maramo kag ako inaisip. I slept lightly last night because I was thinking about many things. Hapaw-hapaw kag ida pagguya sa ako dahil hangit sida sa ako. Her smile to me was superficial because she’s angry with me. (sem. domains: 9.3.1.2 - To a small degree, 4.3.4.4.1 - Selfish.) 2vt To do something superficially; to slack off. Naghapaw-hapaw yang sida it trabaho dahil waya kag ida amo. She slacked off in her work when her boss wasn’t around. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.4.3 - Shy, timid, 3.4.2.1.4 - Disappointed.)

kipot [kípot] 1vt To close, constrict around mouth like opening as of an umbrella,seashell, anus of a chicken etc. Pag-abot sa bayay ingkipot nida kag padong. She closed the umbrella when she reached home. (sem. domains: 8.6.4 - Inner part.) 2adj Narrow. 3vi To become narrow; to get smaller; to get closer together (as of a wound, infected eyes, a lamp flame, a road, line of a skirt). Nagkipot kag ida sada pagtaba nida. Her skirt got smaller for her when she became fatter. 4vt To make something narrower. makipot Sinra kag nagkipot it tong karsada. They were the ones who made the street narrower. (sem. domains: 8.5.1.2.2 - Between.) 5adj Shy. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.4.3 - Shy, timid, 3.4.2.2.1 - Ashamed.)

pilo₁ [piló] vi To feel so shy that one is not able to move, speak even when spoken to (as of when one is "rooted to the spot" and speechless). hiya, pilohan Napipiluhan sida maghiwas pagkaatubang nida kag ida haling mayaman. He feels so shy that he can’t hardly move or speak when he faces his rich brother. syn: punsyon, bangkiti 1, buda, punsyun. (sem. domains: 3.4.2.4.3 - Shy, timid.)