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wili [wíli] 1vt To keep somebody’s attention, interest (for a period of time or frequently); to detain somebody by engaging them in conversation. wili Indi nako kamo giwilihon dahil gab-ey. I won’t detain you because it’s late. Indi giwilihon kag mga anak sa pagpamati it radio it marugay. You can’t keep the children interested in listening to the radio for very long. syn: lipat 1.1. 2vi To be interested in something; to linger along the way. Nawiwili sinra magpasyar sa baybay pagmahadag kag buyan. They are always lingering in strolling on the beach when the moon is full. 3adj Interesing; fun; entertaining. Kawili magmuyat sa marugay nak mga letrato. ??? It’s fun to look at old photographs.
wilig-wilig₁ [wilig-wilíg] v To shake cloth. Ityang yang giwilig-wiliga ni Lili tong ida labahan ag ingbuyarey. Lil just shook her dirty clothes and then hang them up to dry.
wilig-wilig₂ [wilig-wilíg] vi To go, move from side-to-side; to zig-zag (as of a boat tipping from side-to-side, a dog waging it’s tail). iling-iling Ingwilig-wilig it iro kag ida ikog pagkakita sa ida amo. The dog wagged his tail from side-to-side when he saw his master. Nawilig-wilig pa kag ikog it israng kadadawi yang. The fish that was just caught is still wiggling its tail. Ingwilig-wilig ni Gail kag ida damot para makabuhi kag uning nak nakakagat. Gail shook her hand to get the cat off which was biting her. syn: hiwag 1. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - Move noisily.)
manuyumson [manuyúmson] time Dusk; twilight. takipsilim, gabi na Manuyumsoney tong sida ay nagpauli. It was already dusk when he went home.
pamusiig [pamusíig] 11.1v To become twilight. 22.1v To reach the twilight of one’s life (fig: as of last years of life).
panayomsom [panayómsom] 11.1v To become twilight. takipsilim Nagpanayomsom tong sida ay mag-abot. It was already twilight when he arrived. 22.1v To reach the twilight of one’s life (fig. as of last years of life).
hiwag [hiwág] 1vi To wag, as of a dog’s tail. Pag-abot nako ay naghihiwag kag ikog ni Brandy. When I arrived Brandy’s tail was wagging. syn: wilig-wilig₂. (sem. domains: 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.) 2v To whine, cry, plead to go with someone, as of a child wanting to go with their mother. (sem. domains: 3.3 - Want.)
lipat [lipát] 11.1vt To avert somebody’s attention; to distract somebody. Ginglipat nida kag anak pagpanaw. She distracted the child from going along. syn: wili 1. 2sta To make a mistake by forgetting something or being absent-minded. nakalimot Nalipat ako magpilak it naturang pagkaon sa yayugan it baktin. I made a mistake in throwing the left over food into the container for stocking the pig’s food.
agar [agár] 1conj Would have... except for; it would be useless to... because of (as of an unexpected or regretable result caused by some previous happening or condition). sana Agar waya ako gisisip-una, nagpauyan ra ako. I would not have got a cold except for the fact that I went out in the rain. Agar indi sida mabada-an it dyip kung waya sida nawili sa rayanan. She wouldn’t have missed the jeep if she wouldn’t have dawdled on the way. Agar ingpayumon nako kag batag, naubos ra gihapon it takaw. It was useless for me to let the bananas ripen because they were just stolen. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168.1 - Except.) 2conj Although…nevertheless; despite... nevertheless. Agar indi ako magpali impatawag ra nimo. Although I hadn’t intended to come nevertheless I came because you sent for me. Agar waya sida nahuhuyog, nagpahabig sida. Although she didn’t fall nevertheless she went off the side. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Concession.) 3part Merely. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - To a small degree.)
libot [líbot] 1vi To go around; to walk around town; to carry, take something or somebody around a place. ikot Sina Gail ag tong inra bisita ay naglibot sa banwa tong Lunes. Gail and their visitor went around the town last Monday. Ipalibot it mga tawo kag mga santos sa Semana Santa. The people will take the saints around at Easter. syn: ikot, lipos 2, tiyog 2.1. 2vi To be in a position around, close to somebody or something. Maramong tawong nakapalibot sa ida dahil nawiwili sinra it ida istorya. There were a lot of people around him because they were distracted by his story. 3vbt To take, carry something or somebody around town. Kung pista, kag mga tawo ay inglilibot kag mga santo. When it’s fiesta time, the people carry the saint around town. 4vbt To surround; to encircle. Apalibutan it mga tawo tong bayay nak hagto tong mananakaw. The people will sorround the house where the thief stays. 5loc Surroundings, around, close to. Asing karamong likot sa palibot it bayay? Why is there a lot of trash around the house? comp. napapalibutan it baguntor , der. kalibutan , der. palibot