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balikutot [balikútot] (dial. var. bayuktot; dial. var. biyuot) (der. of balik) 1adj Bent over, stooped, curled up (as with age, carrying something heavy, curling up in bed to keep warm). baluktót Katong kayaki ay nagbalikutot dahil abang bug-at kag ida pas-an nak payay. That man is bent over because of the very heavy rice he’s carrying on his shoulder. (sem. domains: 7.1.8 - Bend down.) 2v To bend over, curl up (as of to fit in, through a small space). (sem. domains: 7.1.8 - Bend down.) comp. miyentras malip-ot kag tamong, matuon ka it pagbalikutot

miyentras malip-ot kag tamong, matuon ka it pagbalikutot [miyéntras malíp-ot kag tamóng, matu-ón ka it pagbalikútot] (comp. of miyentras, malip-ot, tamong, tuon, balikutot) say Adjust whatever meager means one has to make the most of life. [lit: even-if short the blanket, learn you curl-up] (sem. domains: 3.5.4.2 - Saying, proverb.)