matawin₂ [matáwin] (irreg. infl. matayog₂) adj Long trajectory of something thrown (as of a ball, a squirt of water). matayog
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matayog kag isip [matáyog kag isip] adj Big, great ambitions. mataas ang ambisyon Si Imelda ay matayog kag isip maging reyna pero waya ra nahuman. Imelda had big ambitions to be a queen but it didn’t come true.
matayog₁ [matáyog] (irreg. infl. matawin₁) adj Long high trajectory of something thrown (as of a ball, a squirt of water). matayog Matayog kag yaswa it bola kada waya nakita. The ball was hit and went in a long high trajectory so it wasn’t found.
tayog [táyog] adv Very distant; very high (can be used to speak of one’s ambitions). tayog Matayog sida magbunggo. He can throw a stone far. Matayog kag ida ambisyon sa buhay. Her ambition in life is very high. [There is an idiomatic usage: (lit: made-go-high urine we) nagpapatayog-tayogan it ihi kami “We aim high” meaning to be proud, competitive; neither party will give up.]