Search results for "bala"

alimongmong [alimóngmong] (dial. var. abrigo) 1n A garment to put around one’s shoulders; a shawl, cape, robe. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2vbt To put, wear, wrap a garment, shawl around one’s shoulders. balabal Alimongmongi si Hamen baling mauyanan. You put a garment on Hamen’s shoulders or he might get wet in the rain. (sem. domains: 5.3.7 - Wear clothing.) der. pangalimongmong

anit [ánit] 1n The skin of a person, animal, fruit or vegetable; bark of a tree (as of the outside layer, covering of a living thing). balát (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant, 2.1.4 - Skin, 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.) 2vbt To remove the skin, bark of something (as of the skin of a fruit or bark of a tree). Ing-anitan nida kag kahoy nak sayugon. He removed the bark of the tree that will be used for the floor of the house. (sem. domains: 5.2.1 - Food preparation, - Lumbering.) 3n Penis. (euphemism) [lit: skin] (sem. domains: - Male organs.) comp. anit it kahoy

anit it kahoy [ánit it káhoy] (comp. of anit, kahoy) n Bark of a tree. balát (sem. domains: 2.1.4 - Skin.)

apan-apan₂ [apan-apán] n Insect species; locust; grasshopper (as of insects which eat plants and grain). balang Kaisot kag inra ani nak payay dahil naubos it kaon it apan-apan. They had a small rice harvest because most of it was eaten by grasshoppers. Naubos it apan-apan tong inra anihong payay. Their rice which was to be harvested was all eaten by locusts. (sem. domains: - Insect.)

arik-ik [arík-ik] 1n Dandruff; small scaley pieces of skin on the scalp. balakubak Karamong arik-ik si Charlie kada permi sidang pangikhi sa uyo. Charlie has lots of dandruff that’s why he’s always scratching his head. (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair, - Skin disease.) 2v To get dandruff (as from using the wrong shampoo on one's hair). (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair, - Skin disease.)

awat [awát] 1adj Tedious. Maawat kaling trabaho! This work is very tedious! (sem. domains: - Slow.) 2vi To waste, take a lot of time; to find something tedious. nakakapagod Inaawatan ako magbutang it azucar sa selopen. I find putting sugar in the cellophane bags very tedious. (sem. domains: - Slow.) 3vt To be distracted, interrupted, disturbed, delayed, detained somebody or something. balam Naawat ako it ida kabibisaya. I was distracted by what he said. Naawat ako sa pag-aray it ida pagbinisaya. I was disturbed in my studies by her continuous talking. Badaey sida giawata. Don’t disturb her anymore. (sem. domains: - Delay.) der. maawat

bala [bála] 1n Bullet; cartridge; ammunition. (sem. domains: - Weapon, shoot.) 2v To load, chamber, put a bullet or cartridge in a gun. karga Ingbalahan nida kag ida rayang baril. He put a bullet on the gun that he carried with him. (sem. domains: - Weapon, shoot.)

Balaan nak Kasuyatan [Balá-an nak Kasuyátan] (comp. of suyat, balaan) exp Holy Scripture; Bible. [lit: holy writings] banal na kasulatan (sem. domains: - Sacred writings.)

balaan₁ [balá-an] v To warn (as of telling a child to stop doing something). Ingbalaaney ka nako nak indi magpangbaoy it buko imo gamit. I have already warned you not to take things which do not belong to you. (sem. domains: - Warn.)

balaan₂ [balá-an] adj Holy; sanctified; dedicated to God. balaan, banal Kag balaan nak misa ay ginghahalar kono sa mga kalag sa purgatoryo. They said, the holy mass is offered for the souls in purgatory. (sem. domains: - Devout, 4.9.1 - God.) comp. Balaan nak Kasuyatan , der. pakabalaan

balae [balá-e] n Parent of one’s son or daughter-in-law; co-parent-in-law (as of the relationship formed between the parents when their children marry). baláe (sem. domains: - In-law.)

balag-ang [balág-ang] adj Patchy (as of the empty patches on a corn cob that have no kernels of grain). Kag ida nabakay nak mais ay balag-ang. The corn which he bought is a corn with patchy kernels. (sem. domains: - Food from seeds.)

balagtasan [balagtásan] 1n A debate in poetic form which is performed, presented by two or more people debating back and forth (as of poetic repartee). bálagatasan (sem. domains: - Poetry.) 2vi To debate on poetic form (as of two or more people composing and presenting their arguments in the form of poetic repartee). balagatasín Kabade ag kayaki kag nagbalagtasan it tahapon. Yesterday, it was a man and a woman who debated in poetic form. (sem. domains: - Poetry.)

balahibo [balahíbo] n 1Hair; fur (as of on the skin of a person or animal). balahibo (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair, 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.) 2Feathers of a bird. (sem. domains: - Parts of a bird.)

balak [bálak] 1n Plan, aim, intention, goal, desire to do something (as of a dream or goal one wants to see fulfilled e.g. to get married). Sa ngasing waya ako it balak nak mapaManila. As of now, I have no desire of going to Manila. (sem. domains: - Purpose, goal.) 2vt To plan, aim, intend, desire to do something (as of having a dream or goal one wants to see fulfilled e.g. intending to get married). balakin Ida ingbalak nak magpa-Manila sa Sabado. He planned to go to Manila on Saturday. (sem. domains: - Purpose, goal.)

balakbakan [balakbákan] n Tree species called Philippine mahogany which is a beautiful dark brown oily timber. Kag bangko ninra ay human sa balakbakan. Their chair is made out of Philippine mahogany. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

balakil [balákil] n Purlins (as of horizontal timbers on a roof to which galvanized iron sheets are attached vertically). Kailangang di balakil kinang ingpapakandong bubungan para indi maguba. It is necessary that there’ll be supports under the roof which is being fixed in order that it won’t collapse. (sem. domains: - Roof.)

balakyanon [balakyánon] (der. of bakay) n Things which can be bought; commodities. (sem. domains: - Buy.)

balandra₁ [balándra] v To be unsafely protruding, sticking out or hanging out beyond somewhere (as of a piece of timber protruding beyond the edge of a building). (sem. domains: - Straight, - Out, outside.)

balandra₂ [balándra] dial. var. of paskil

balang-balang [balang-baláng] (dial. var. burog-burog) 1adj Wobbling, staggering, tottering, lurching way of walking or travelling (as of like a drunk person or a wobbling jeep). Nagpapanawey tong yango it pabalang-balang. The drunken fellow is already walking with a stagger. Abang yain gimuyatan kaling tawong yango dahil balang-balang magpanaw. Its not nice to see a man drunk because he staggers from side to side when walking. (sem. domains: - Walk with difficulty, - Balance.) 2vi To wobble, stagger, totter, lurch (as of like a drunk person or wobbling jeep). pasuray-suray Nagbalang-balangey si Mundo pauli sa inra bayay. Mundo was already staggering home to their place. (sem. domains: - Walk with difficulty, - Balance.) 3adj Illmannered; bad mannered (as of speech). (sem. domains: - Impolite.) 4adj To be bad, ill mannered in the way one speaks or answers. (sem. domains: 3.5 - Communication, - Impolite.) der. pabalang-balang

balanta [balánta] v To move restlessly, tossing and turning (as from a hot sensation when one can’t sleep in hot weather, when impatient or writhing in pain). Kag ida anak ay nagbalanta pag nagkakatuyog dahil mainit. Her child is restless when sleeping because it is hot. (sem. domains: - Nervous.)

balantik [balántik] (dial. var. bantik) n Woody bitter part in a fruit or vegetable (as in pumpkin, sweet potato, guava, etc.). Katong amo nabakay nak madabas ay karamuan ay bantikey. The guavas we bought mostly were woody. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant, 1.5.7 - Plant diseases.) der. balantikon

balantikon [balantikón] (der. of balantik) n Diseased; having woody bitter parts (as of what causes bananas, sweet potatoes to be dry, and holey). (sem. domains: 1.5.7 - Plant diseases.)

balantra [balántra] v To ricochet; to bounce back at an angle. lumukso Kag bola ay nagbalantra sa pader. The ball had ricocheted over the fence. (sem. domains: 6.4.1 - Hunt.)