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aboy [abóy] part Do you think, suppose?; in your opinion?. [This particle is the 2nd position enclitic in the Verb Phrase as well as moveable.] kaya Kung ato anay aboy abuhian kag manok, indi mawagit? Do you think that if we let the chicken run free for a while it won’t get lost? Nio aboy kag imo masisiling diling bersikulo? What do you think this verse means? Pati nidog aboy ay natumba it tong bagyo? Do you think the coconuts also fell over in that typhoon? (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles.)

aboy man ra [abóy man ra] fr. var. of aboy ra man

aboy ra man [abóy ra man] (fr. var. aboy man ra) excl Not really, just joking!; not really true, as I made, led you to believe! (as of a joking reply to contradict one’s previous words). [lit: your-opinion also even] (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.)

baktin [baktín] n 1Animal species; Pig; hog. báboy (sem. domains: - Pig.) 2Pork (as of the meat from a pig). [Pigs are reared as a way of saving, investing money. A true "piggy bank". The grown pig is either cooked litsón "whole spit-roast pig" for a special family celebration or sold for pork to make money. In the past people fed them food scraps yayóg "wet pig food" and let the pigs roam free but nowadays they buy prepared "feeds" and keep them in pens. The amount of real profit earned is questionable, but it does tie up money that would otherwise be spent straightaway.] (sem. domains: - Meat.) der. baktinan

binatilyo [binatílyo] (der. of bata) 1n Younger teenage boy who has gone through puberty (as of 13-17 years old). (sem. domains: - Man, - Grow, get bigger, - Youth.) 2v To be becoming a young man (as of after having just gone through puberty 13-17 years old). (sem. domains: - Man, - Grow, get bigger, - Youth.)

boy [boy] n 1Nickname (as of a name used when the speaker doesn't know the name of the young boy being addressed). [This would only be used to a child, young teenager often when needing their help. It is from the English "boy".] (sem. domains: - Child, - Nickname, - Youth.) 2Servant "boy" (as of a young boy taken into the home to help with household chores in exchange for board, lodging and schooling). (sem. domains: 6.1.1 - Worker.) 3Family nickname (as of a pet name for a boy that often becomes almost his personal name). [Such a name is often carried right throughout life and is better known that his given, Christian name. It is from the English "boy".] (sem. domains: - Nickname, - Terms of endearment.)

boyboy [bóyboy] 1n Pubic hair. bulból (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair.) 2adj Having a lot of pubic hair; hairy (as of in the pubic region, genitals). (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair.) der. boyboyon

boyboyon [boyboyón] (der. of boyboy) adj Having a lot of pubic hair; hairy (as of in the pubic region, genitals). (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair.)

buboy [búboy] n Affectionate name for teenage boy, son. Kag tawag sa ida anak ay buboy. The name she calls her child is “buboy”. (sem. domains: - Nickname, - Terms of endearment.)

buduboy [budúboy] 1adj Having clusters, bunches (as of fruit). hitik sa bunga Buduboy kag bunga it badabas nina Mary. Mary’s guava tree bears fruit in clusters. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant, 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.) 2v To grow well forming clusters, bunches of fruit. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant, 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.)

dodoy [dódoy] (irreg. infl. doy) n 1Nickname for a young boy, man whose name is unknown. (sem. domains: - Nickname.) 2Affectionate nickname for a young man or family member. (sem. domains: - Nickname.)

doy [doy] irreg. infl. of dodoy

dyowa [dyówà] n Boyfriend, girlfriend, sweetheart (as of a term of affection between a couples). (sem. domains: - Girlfriend, boyfriend, - Terms of endearment.) der. magdyowa

dyulalay [dyulálay] n 1Personal assistant (as of an unobtrusive person who will run errands or help in any working capacity). (sem. domains: - Low status.) 2A boy, boyfriend with a personal, romantic interest in them, so is willing to give them every assistance (as of a joking term for one who carries the girl's books home from school etc.). (sem. domains: - Girlfriend, boyfriend.)

guyang nak baktin [gúyang nak báktin] n Mother pig. inahíng báboy (sem. domains: - Mammal, 1.6.1 - Types of animals, 1.6 - Animal, - Hoofed animals.)

haboy [háboy] 1n Loom for weaving. habihán (sem. domains: - Weaving cloth.) 2vt To weave on a loom, as abaca (to form threads into a fabric). maghábi Inghabuyan ako nida it tamong. She wove a blanket for me. (sem. domains: - Weaving cloth.) der. habuyan

himuyboy [himúyboy] vbt To pluck the feathers of the chicken. alisan ng balahibo Kung maghimuyboy sida’t manok ay matulin. When she plucks the feathers of the chicken, it’s done very fast. Inghimuybuyan anay nida kag manok bag-o ing limpyo kag bituka. She first plucked the feathers of the chicken before cleaning the inside part of it. syn: limpyo 1. (sem. domains: - Take something out of something, - Pull, 6.4.6 - Things done to animals, - Chicken, - Parts of a bird.)

iboy [íboy] n Grade one (as in schooling). unang baytang Aber iboy yang kag natapos tong amo kabulig ay maayam’ey ra kuno sida’g kwenta. Even though our maid only reached grade one she knows how to count. (sem. domains: 3.6.2 - School, - Low, - First.)

kalandi [kalándì] adj Showy personality. Kalandiey tong anak ni Stella ay maisot pa. Stella’s child has a showy personality though she is still small. (sem. domains: - Show off, 3.1.1 - Personality.)

kasamboy [kasámboy] adj To feel uncomfortable (as with caught up underwear, or the feeling of grit in one’s eyes). (sem. domains: - Comfortable, - Pain.)

kayasanon [kayasánon] irreg. infl. of kayhasanon

kayhasanon₂ [kayhasánon] (irreg. infl. kayasanon) n Wild pig. báboy damó (sem. domains: 1.6.1 - Types of animals, - Pig.)

kiboy [kíboy] (dial. var. bail) n Callous; corn (as of a hardened part of the skin on the feet and hands). kalyo Kag damot it ako tatay ay abang ramoy it kiboy. My father has a lot of callouses on his hands. Abang rakmoey kag kiboy it ida tuhor. His callouses an his knee are very thick now. (sem. domains: 6.6.6 - Working with land, - Work hard.) der. kibuyon

lolong₁ [lólong] (irreg. infl. long) n Affectionate term of address for a boy. utoy

nonoy/noy [nónoy/noy] n Young boy, man, sonny; also used as nickname. (sem. domains: - Title, name of honor.)