Search results for "abay"

abay [ábay] 1n Male or female wedding attendant; secondary sponsor; bridesmaid, groomsman or bestman (as of personal friends of the bride and groom). (sem. domains: 2.6.1 - Marriage.) 2vi To be a wedding attendant, secondary sponsor, bridesmaid, groomsman or bestman (as of female or male personal friends of the bride and groom). abay Nag-abay sida sa kasay ni Lita. She acted as a secondary sponsor for Lita’s wedding. (sem. domains: 2.6.1 - Marriage.)

abay-an it ngayan [abáy-an it ngáyan] (comp. of baoy, ngayan) id To discredit, dishonor one's name or character; to lose one's good name or reputation. [lit: remove name] nawalan ng pangalan Nabay-an sida it ngayan tong nagpangayaki kag ida asawa. He felt dishonored when his wife committed adultery. (sem. domains: - Despise someone, - Criticize.)

abaya [abáya] 1n Late-comer (as of a nickname for somebody who is always late.) (sem. domains: - Delay.) 2adj Late, delayed, postponed, held up, detained. huli Permi sidang abaya magbadar sa iwag. She’s always late in paying for the light. (sem. domains: - Delay.) 3vt To delay, keep somebody late. Aabayahon sida nako sa ida trabaho. I will keep her from her work. Naabaya ako it pag-abot dahil nag-istoryahan pa kami it tong ako amiga. I was delayed in arriving because I was still chatting with my friend. sim: hawir 1, ungan-ungan; Syn: atraso 1. (sem. domains: - Delay.) der. maabaya

agubay [agúbay] vbt 1To put an arm around the shoulders of somebody when accompanying them (as of showing affection, care and guidance). samahán, sabayán Ging-agubayan ni Tony si Gloria papauli para hagto magpangrayaga. Tony accompanied Gloria going home so he could court her on the way. (sem. domains: 7.2.5 - Accompany, - Show sympathy, support.) 2To support somebody financially, morally and spiritually (as of parents supporting children). (sem. domains: - Give, donate, - Interested.)

antábay [antábay] v To care for, assist, feed, support somebody (as of making the effort to care for a sick person). (sem. domains: - Altruistic, selfless.)

Aunhon pa kag hilamunon kung minatayey kag kabayo [Aúnhon pa kag hilamúnon kung minatayéy kag kabáyo] (comp. of uno, pa...ey, kung, minatay, kabayo) say Give help a person while they are alive because it's too late when they're dead! [lit: what- more -is-there-to-be-done-with the weeds if the horse is- already -dead (and can't eat them anymore)] aanhin pa ang damo kung patay na ang kabayo (sem. domains: - Saying, proverb.)

babay [babáy] exp 1Bye bye; goodbye. (English) PC (sem. domains: - Say farewell.) 2To say "bye bye"; to say "goodbye". (English) (sem. domains: - Say farewell.)

babaylan [babáylan] n 1A person with spiritual powers who effects healing with traditional medicines. [They make offerings to the ancestors and perform various rituals to remove sickness from families and homes that are always ill. They do similar things before planting, harvesting and building a new house.] (sem. domains: - Traditional medicine.) 2Religious ritual to appease spirits of the land, place; broundbreaking type. (sem. domains: - Sorcery.)

bada [bádà] vt 1To give up, stop doing something. napabayaan, hinayaan Ingpabad-an sida’t ida asawa pag-anak dahil ingnerbyos sida. Her husband ignored her when she gave birth because he was so nervous. Pabad-e yangey sida mag-ininom. You just leave him to drink as long as he wishes. Ingtakaw kag amo manok dahil napabada-an namo it pagkandado kag kulungan. Our chicken was stolen because we neglected to lock the chicken coop. (sem. domains: - Abandon.) 2To be deserted, abandoned by one's spouse or parents. (sem. domains: - Abandon.) 3To miss a vehicle; to be left behind by somebody or something (as of a vehicle being early or somebody being too late to catch it). iniwanan, naiwasan Nagbada sida it pagsigarilyo kag nagkasakitey sida. She stopped smoking when she already got sick. Badaey ikaw gikaydo, busog pa ako. Never mind about cooking, I’m still full. Badaey magrayagan sa suyor! Stop running inside. Nabadaan ako it dyip dahil nagkakatuyog pa. I was left behind (i.e. missed) by the jeep because I was still sleeping. Ingbadaan ako it dyip dahil karugay ako mag-ilis. I was left behind by the jeep because I took so long to dress. (sem. domains: 7.2.4 - Travel, 5.9 - Live, stay.) comp. bada pang , comp. badaey , comp. pabad-ey! , der. pabada

bagabayay [bagabayáy] (der. of bayay) adj As high as a house (as of the size of waves). bagabahay Bagabayay kag humbak nak nagrayan sa inra lugar. The waves are like the height of a house which passed their place. (sem. domains: 8.2.2 - Long.)

bukoy₃ [búkoy] 1adj Riding, entering, getting something for free (refers to free riders on a jeep or entering the movies for nothing etc.). (colloquial among men) (sem. domains: - Free of charge.) 2v To ride, enter, get for free (refers to free riders on a jeep or entering the movies for nothing etc.). (colloquial among men) hindi nagbabayad, malibre nang sakay Mabukoy yang ako isag pabanwa agor wayaey ako it pagpamasahe. I’ll just hitch a free ride to town later so I won’t have to pay the fare. (sem. domains: - Free of charge.)

damhak [dámhak] dial. var. of damak der. damhak-damhak Very careless, untidy, messy. To be very careless, untidy, messy. , der. padamhak To be careless, inattentive, messy. , der. padamhak-damhak To be very careless, inattentive, messy.

gingbabay-an [gingbabáy-an] (der. of baoy) n Source of, where to get something (as of the source of one's livelihood or where one can buy a certain thing). kinukunan Kag amo yang gingbabay-an it pangabuhi ay sa barko. Our source of livelihood is only the ships. (sem. domains: - Take something from somewhere, - Away from.)

habay [hábay] n A boil; a tropical ulcer. hábay Abang rako kag habay ni Neysa sa kilikili. Neysa got a big boil in her armpit. syn: hubag 1. (sem. domains: - Skin disease, 8.3.4 - Hot, 2.5.3 - Injure.)

impas [ímpas] vt To pay back a debt; to settle an account. nabayaran lahat, bayad na Ingimpasan tanan ni Tang Igo kag inra utang tong magpisar. Tang Igo settled all their accounts when they sold copra. (sem. domains: - Pay, - Earn.)

inggwa ako it kabayo asa igot kag pilino [inggwa ako it kabayo asa igot kag pilino] rid I have a horse, In it's backside is a hole. ANSWER :needle (sem. domains: - Equivalence.)

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.)

kaantabay [ka-antábay] (irreg. infl. kaibahan) n One who stood by in time of need; partner; companion; one who supports, comforts, helps, gives strength to somebody (as in walking, work). Sa ako paghihirap sida yang nak gador kag ako kaantabay. In my difficulty she was really the only one who stood by me. (sem. domains: 4.3.4 - Do good to, - Survive, - Help.)

kabay pa [kabáy pa] 1part May it be so; please; hope. sana nga syn: tan-a. (sem. domains: 3.3.2 - Request, - Hope.) 2v To hope that something will happen, or not happen. sana nga, harinawa Kabay pa nak indi mag-uyan kung mabakasyon kami sa Baguio. I hope it doesn’t rain when we go on vacation in Baguio. der. pangabay

kabay pang ipahilayo [kabáy pang ipahilayô] excl God forbid! (exclamation) (lit. may it be far away). (sem. domains: 4.9.5 - Practice religion.)

kabayay [kabayáy] n Housemate. kasambahay (sem. domains: 4.1.1 - Friend, - Peer group, 2.6.1 - Marriage.)

kabayayan [kabayayán] n A group of houses. kabahayan (sem. domains: - House, - Types of houses.)

kabaydo [kabáydo] (der. of baydo) n Something given in exchange for something else (as of the exchanged, bartered, "in kind" item). (sem. domains: - Exchange, trade.)

kabayo [kabáyo] n 1Horse. kabáyo (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals.) 2Horse, chess piece. (sem. domains: - Chess.) 3Ironing board. (sem. domains: 5.1 - Household equipment.) comp. Aunhon pa kag hilamunon kung minatayey kag kabayo

kabayo nak planstsahan [kabáyo nak planstsahan] (id. of plantsa) n Ironing board. (sem. domains: - Working with metal, 5.6.4 - Wash clothes.)