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adobe₁ [adóbe] n Clay plaster used in building (as of for plastering walls and making roofing tiles). (sem. domains: 6.5.3 - Building materials.)
adobe₂ [adóbe] n The hard rock base found under these islands, through which the water rises. [The layers in the ground when digging down to the bedrock are: (1) ragâ "soil", (2) soil, sand and gravel mixture, (3) soil and coral gusô "limestone", (4) búgà "soft rock" (5), bató "rocks"' which are large, (6) adóbe "bedrock" which is too hard to dig through, but through which clear water rises.] (sem. domains: 1.2.1.5 - Underground.)
adobo [adóbo] (dial. var. apan-apan) n 1A dish made of marinating pork, chicken, cuttle fish, vegetables etc. in soy sauce or coconut milk with vinegar and spices. (sem. domains: 5.2.3 - Types of food.) 2To cook a dish made of marinating pork, chicken, cuttle fish, vegetables etc. in soy sauce or coconut milk with vinegar and spices. (sem. domains: 5.2.1.1 - Cooking methods.)
adong₁ [ádong] conj In order to; so that; for the purpose of. hilo [Colloquial slang] syn: agor, para 2.1. (sem. domains: 9.2.5 - Conjunctions.)
adong₂ [ádong] v To have an allergic reaction to food (as from toxins in dried or salted fish, or from certain root crops etc). (sem. domains: 2.5.2 - Disease.)
adorno [adórno] v To adorn, dress up a woman or house (as of wearing decorative clothing or putting decorative furnishings in a house). (sem. domains: 5.4 - Adornment, 5.3.2 - Women's clothing.)
adrisa [adrísa] n The vertical ropes which form the rigging of a boat to furl and unfurl the sails. tali, lubid Kag adrisa ay nautoy nak katapokey. The rigging of the boat was cut because it’s already worn out. syn: amanti. (sem. domains: 7.2.4.2.1 - Boat.)
adutong [adútong] n Nipple; teat (as of on a person or animal). utong Nahihirapan magsuso tong anak sa nanay dahil kag ida adutong ay uslopon.
The child finds it hard to suck his mother’s nipple because it’s short.
(sem. domains: 2.1.2 - Torso, 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.)
adyang [adyáng] irreg. infl. of badyang
ag₁ [ag] conj 1And. at Ahugasan ag atrapuhan namo ka mga pinggan. We will wash and dry the dishes. Si Juan ag si Ronald ay nagpauliey. John and Ronald have already gone home. (sem. domains: 9.6.1.1 - And, also, 9.2.5 - Conjunctions.) 2Then as a result. Ingtuslok ni Bulog kag tubo ag nagliwas kag mga nagbabara. Bulog poked something down the pipe and then as a result what was blocking it came out. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.6 - Result.) 3Then; then after that. Nagkaligos ag nag-ilis sida. She bathed then changed. (sem. domains: 8.4.5.1 - Order, sequence.) 4But. Asing sinra ay nagpuasa ag kamo ay waya? Why do they fast but you don’t? (sem. domains: 9.6.1.5 - But, 9.2.5 - Conjunctions.) comp. ag iba pa
ag₂ [ag] 1part Sf Also; agreement. Wayaey sinra nakaistar ruto, ag. I agree they don’t live there any more. syn: a. (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles, 9.6.1.1 - And, also.) 2part On the contrary; by way of correction. Hagto pa, ag! On the contrary they’re still there! (sem. domains: 8.3.5.2.6 - Opposite, 9.2.6 - Particles.)
ag iba pa [ag íba pa] (comp. of ag, iba, pa) id Etcetera, etc. ; as well as other things. [lit: and other more] (sem. domains: 8.3.5.2.4 - Other.)
aga [ága] 1n Morning. umaga Aga-aga kami gisakay it dyip. It was very early morning when we took the jeep. (sem. domains: 8.4.1.2.3 - Time of the day.) 2v To spend the night or go till morning doing something. (sem. domains: 4.2.1.4 - Visit, 8.4.1.2 - Day.) comp. aga-aga pa , der. aga-aga , der. agahan , der. paaga , der. paagahan
aga-aga [aga-ága] (der. of aga) n Early morning. (sem. domains: 8.4.1.2.3 - Time of the day.)
aga-aga pa [aga-ága pa] (comp. of aga) time 1While still early or very early in the morning. [lit: morning-morning still] (sem. domains: 8.4.1.2.3 - Time of the day.) 2While still early; very early; earlier (as of being early for any occasion or time of day). [lit: morning-morning still] (sem. domains: 8.4.5.3.1 - Early.)
agagangis [agagángis] n Insect species; cicada. agagangis Karamo sidang nakita nak agagangis sa likor it bayay. He saw many cicada at the back of their house. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)
agahan [agahán] (der. of aga) adj Being kept, lasting till morning; being kept overnight (as of left over coconut wine or cooked rice). Nag-iinom sinra it agahan nak tuba. They drink coconut wine which is freshly gathered each morning. (sem. domains: 8.4.1.2.3 - Time of the day, 5.2.1 - Food preparation.)
agap [agáp] 1adv Earlier, early. (sem. domains: 8.4.5.2 - Before.) 2vt To do something earlier than planned or expected. agap, maaga Nag-agap sinra’t pauli. They got home earlier than expected. Aagapan nato kag pag-ihaw it baktin. Let’s do the butchering of the pig earlier than that. (sem. domains: 8.4.5.2 - Before.)
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: 9.6.1.5.1 - 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: 9.6.2.9 - Concession.) 3part Merely. (sem. domains: 9.3.1.2 - To a small degree.)
agas [ágas] v 1To abort a child (as of intentionally getting rid of a fetus before birth). (sem. domains: 2.6.3.3 - Miscarriage.) 2To miscarry or have a miscarriage (as of accidentally losing a fetus before birth). (sem. domains: 2.6.3.3 - Miscarriage.) der. paagas
agaw [ágaw] 1vbt To snatch, grab something from somebody. agaw Aagawon nako sa ida kag bola. I’ll grab the ball from him. syn: yabni, hapnit. (sem. domains: 7.3.3.1 - Take something from somewhere.) 2v To claim ownership; to argue or fight over something. (sem. domains: 4.8.2 - Fight, 6.8.1.1 - Own, possess.) der. agawan
agawan [agawán] (der. of agaw) adj Being in great demand (as of something of good quality or where the item in demand is greater than the supply). agáwin (sem. domains: 3.4.1.1.4 - Popular.)
agay-ay [agáy-ay] n Dirt-like particles left by wood borers (as of their feces). Karamong agay-ay nak makikita sa banyo pag-aga. In the morning you can see particles of wood dust from borers in the bathroom. (sem. domains: 6.6.3.1 - Lumbering, 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)
agbay [ágbay] v To put an arm around the shoulders of somebody when accompanying them (as of showing affection, care and guidance). (sem. domains: 7.2.5 - Accompany, 4.1.8 - Show affection.)
agbon [ágbon] n Ash of cigarettes or cigars (as of hand rolled tobacco). abo Bag-o maghaling inalimpyo anay kag agbun sa abuhan. Before making the fire we first clean the ashes off the cooking fireplace. (sem. domains: 5.5.5 - What fires produce, 5.2.4 - Tobacco.)