anam [anám] vi 1To grow taller or bigger (of plants, people or a tumor). Nag-anam it gulpi kag tanom pagkaabuno. The plants grew suddenly when fertilized. (sem. domains: 8.2 - Big, - Tall, 1.5.6 - Growth of plants, - Grow, get bigger.) 2To increase, rise in amount, price. Nag-anam it diyes sentimos kag presyo it bugas sa inra tinrahan. The price of rice in their shop was increased by 10 centavos. syn: karato-rato, tubo. (sem. domains: - Expensive, - Increase.) der. kaanam

buko basta-basta [bukô basta-básta] (comp. of buko, basta-basta) adj 1Important; serious; hard to do (as of the negative way of saying something i.e. using "understatement" to imply the opposite meaning e.g. "not unimportant" really means "very important"). [lit: not do-carelessly] basta-basta Buko basta-basta kag mag-iba sa kina nak karera. It’s not that light to join in that race. (sem. domains: - Serious, - Value, - Work well.) 2Expensive; valuable; of great worth (as of the negative way of saying something i.e. using "understatement", to imply the opposite meaning e.g. "not cheap" really means "expensive"). (sem. domains: - Expensive, - Value.)

dalar [dálar] 1n Dollar; money. Nakabaton sida it dalar halin sa ida anak nak sa Amerika. She received some dollars from her child in Amerika. (sem. domains: - Monetary units.) 2adj Expensive; worth a lot; high financial value. (sem. domains: - Expensive, - Rich, - Earn.)

gastos [gástos] 1n Heavy expenses. Syn: waldas 1. (sem. domains: - Expensive.) 2vt To spend heavily. gástos Aya gigastusa kag imo pangmatrikula. Don’t spend the money that you’ll use for matriculation fee. (sem. domains: - Expensive.) der. gastadora

klase [klasé] n Kind of; class of items or class in school; category of. (sem. domains: - Expensive, - Cheap.)

taas [tá-as] 1n Height; tallness. (sem. domains: - High, - Tall.) 2adj High; tall. mataás Mas mataas sida sa ako. She’s taller than me. (sem. domains: - High, - Tall.) 3vt To go up higher; to become expensive (as of a price or wage). Tas-an anay ka sampayan agor indi magsagudar kag mga binuyar sa raga. Please raise up the clothesline so the clothes won’t drag on the ground. Naado it buot kag mga tawo tong nagtaas kag presyo it lugit. The people felt happy when the price of copra went up. Nagmamataas-taasahaney sida ngasing dahil nak nakatrabaho sa Saudi kag ida asawa. She’s becoming high-minded now because her husband was able to work in Saudi. (sem. domains: - Move up, - Expensive.) 4vt To become high pitched (as of somebody's voice getting higher pitched in anger). (sem. domains: - Angry, - Shout.) comp. mataas it ihi , comp. mataas it yupar , der. itaas , der. mataas , der. matinaas-taason