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maanghoy [ma-ánghoy] (der. of anghoy) adj Bad smell of meat (as of cow, dog, goat). (sem. domains: 2.3.4 - Smell, 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.)
maangot [ma-ángot] (der. of angot) adj Tag along; tagging along (even if not wanted, as of a child tagging along with his mother). (sem. domains: 7.2.5 - Accompany.)
maaninaw [ma-anínaw] adj Dim (as of poor light and only slight visibility). (sem. domains: 2.3.1.5 - Visible, 1.1.1 - Sun.)
maansig [ma-ánsig] (der. of ansig) adj Active, agile, flexible, lively, fit or energetic (as of a person's physical fitness). (sem. domains: 2.4.3 - Energetic.)
maanta [maánta] (der. of anta) adj Bad smell of rancid or burning oil (as of bought manufactured coconut oil or old oil). Maanta kag inra utan nak ginat-an. Their vegetable cooked in coconut milk has the smell of bought rancid coconut oil. (sem. domains: 5.5.4 - Burn, 8.3.7.8 - Decay, 5.2.3.3.5 - Cooking oil, 2.3.4 - Smell.)
maanting [ma-ánting] (der. of anting) adj Sharp, extra good hearing (as of dogs and some people with especially good hearing). (sem. domains: 2.3.2 - Hear.)
maanting kag ida talinga
maari [maárì] irreg. infl. of maaari
maasin₁ [maasín] adj Salty. maálat Binutangan it maasin nak tubi tong akwaryum kada namatay tong mga isra. He put salty water in the aquarium and so the fish died.
maasin₂ [ma-asín] (der. of asin) adj Salty. (sem. domains: 5.2.3.3.2 - Salt.)
maaslom [ma-aslóm] (der. of aslom) adj Sour. maásim Tong nagsabak sida kang Antony ay permi yang sida nak kaon it maaslom nak prutas. When she was pregnant with Anthony she always ate sour fruits. (sem. domains: 2.3.3 - Taste.)
maatag [maátag] adj Generous. mapagbigay, hindi madamot Aber istrikto kina si Dulce ay maatag ra kina’g hagaran. Eventhough Dulce is strict she is still generous when you ask her for something.
maathag [ma-áthag] (der. of athag) adj Clear, fluent, explicit (as of speech or communication). malinaw Naintindihan nako kag ida mensahe tong Dominggo dahil maathag sida magbisaya. I understood his message last Sunday because he spoke clearly. (sem. domains: 3.5 - Communication.)
maawat [ma-awát] (der. of awat) adj Tedious; takes time. (sem. domains: 8.4.8.2 - Slow.)
maayam₁ [ma-áyam] (der. of ayam) adj 1Knowledgeable; wise. marunong; may-alam Si Cory Aquino ay maayam magpalakad it ato gobyerno. Cory Aquino is knowledgeable about the government set up. Syn: ayo 2. (sem. domains: 3.2.3.1 - Known, unknown, 3.2.1.3 - Intelligent.) 2Knows how to (as of doing something); skilful, capable (as in mental, manual or physical tasks). (sem. domains: 3.2.3.1 - Known, unknown, 7 - Physical actions.) comp. maayam magpakatawo
maayam₂ [maáyam] adj Practical. marunong Si Ana ay naging maayam sa buhay nak waya giasawa hanggang waya nakatapos. Ana was just being practical in life because she didn’t marry before finishing college.
maayam mag-arti [ma-áyam mag-arti] (comp. of ayam, arti) id 1Knows how to act (as in a drama or play). (sem. domains: 4.2.5 - Drama.) 2Graceful; artistic; knows how to be graceful (as of acting, miming and dancing well). (sem. domains: 4.2.4 - Dance.)
maayam magpakatawo [ma-áyam magpakatáwo] (comp. of maayam, pakatawo) v Knows how to get on with people; knows how to relate to people (as of how to get on well socially). [lit: know-how to-be-human] marunong makisama Kag gustong asawa ni Loy ay maayam magpakatawo. Loy wanted to marry a woman who knows how to relate to people.
maayam magraya it sarili [ma-áyam magrayá it saríli] (comp. of ayam, raya, sarili) id 1Able to take care of oneself and one's obligations. [lit: knows-how to-carry self] marunong magdala nang sarili Maayam sida magraya it sarili kada aber riin mapagto ay waya problema. He is able to take care of himself, therefore it’s not a problem wherever he goes. (sem. domains: 4.3.1.3 - Mature in behavior.) 2Knows how to get on well with people. (sem. domains: 4.1.3 - Know someone.) 3Knows how to control oneself; knows how to be self controlled. [lit: know to-carry self] (sem. domains: 4.3.6 - Self-controlled.)
maayat [ma-áyat] (der. of ayat) adj Hot; spicy; peppery. maanghang Karugay maubos kag suya dahil maayat masyado. The viand was hardly consumed because it was too spicy. syn: makahang. (sem. domains: 5.2.3.4 - Prepared food.)
maayo [ma-áyo] (der. of ayo) adj Good, skilled, intelligent, clever, knows how to do something. mahúsay Sida kag ingparaya it kumpanya sa Saudi dahil maayo. He was chosen to be sent to Saudi Arabia because he was already skilled. syn: bali8 2, intelihente. (sem. domains: 3.2.3.1 - Known, unknown.)
maayos [ma-áyos] (der. of ayos) adj Arranged, organized, fixed, tidy, ready, prepared; all set; OK. (sem. domains: 7.9.4 - Repair, 7.5.5 - Organize.)
maayuda [maayúda] v To call on somebody for help with expenses; to shoulder somebody’s expenses. tutulong Maado yang nagpangako tong ida tiya nak imaw it maayuda it gastos sa ida pagpabuyong. Its just good that her Aunt promised that she’ll help shoulder their expenses in her hospitalization.
mababa [mababâ] (der. of baba) adj 1Short of stature, height; low object. (sem. domains: 8.2.2.3 - Short, not tall.) 2Poor quality; cheap; lower class (as of cheap wine or lower class people). (sem. domains: 8.3.7.4 - Mediocre.)
mababa kag pagmuyat [mababâ kag pagmúyat] (comp. of baba, muyat) id To despise, look down on, be condescending in attitude towards somebody. [lit: low the looking] mababa ang pagtingin Mababa kag pagmuyat it mga tawo sa mga hostess. People look down on prostitutes. (sem. domains: 4.1.4.1 - Social class.)