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matawin₂ [matáwin] (irreg. infl. matayog) adj Long trajectory of something thrown (as of a ball, a squirt of water). matayog

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. matawin) 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.

matayog₂ [matáyog] irreg. infl. of matawin

tawin [táwin] adj High enough trajectory. tayog Abang tawin kag ida pagbunggo it bola kada waya nasambat it tong ida kaidamo. He had thrown the bill high enough that’s why it wasn’t caught by his playmate. syn: yadog 1.

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.]