Search results for "empleyo"

empleyo [empléyo] n Employee; one who is employed by another. (sem. domains: 6.1.1 - Worker.)

kapit [kápit] 1vbt To cling onto something or somebody; to hang by one’s feet or hands. kapit Waya sida nayumos nak nagkapit sida sa salbabida. She didn’t drown because she clung to the inner tube. Nagkakapit kag uning sa kurtina. The cat is hanging by her feet on the curtain. (sem. domains: 7.5.2 - Join, attach, 7.5.2.2 - Stick together.) 2n Influence or a political attachment to somebody. Marali sidang naempleyo dahil di kapit sida sa Mayor. He was easily employed because he has influence with the Mayor. (sem. domains: 7.5.2 - Join, attach, 3.3.3 - Influence, 4.6.6.5 - Politics.) der. kapitan