kabos [kabós] 1vi To be short of something such as money or time. kapos Akabuson ka it pamasahe pa Bicol pag imo ingbakay kag kwarta it patabo. You’ll be short of money for fare to Bicol if you spend a lot of your money for gifts. syn: kuli 1, habot 3, kapos 1, masahoy, hirap 1, gipit 3. (sem. domains: 8.1.7.2 - Lack, 8.1.7 - Enough, 8.1.5.8.1 - Approximate.) 2adj Hard up; pressed for money; short of something; depleted supply of something; inadequate (money and time). Pasensya anay kung imaw yang kali kag amo maibubulig sa imo dahil kabos kami ngasing. Please excuse us that this is all we’re able to donate to you because we’ve not got enough now. (sem. domains: 8.1.5.8.1 - Approximate.) 3vi To miss a goal, object you are reaching for. Nagkabos kag ida siki pagyukso rotong buho kada sida napayus-ong. His foot missed reaching the other side of the hole so he fell into it. (sem. domains: 8.1.7.2 - Lack.)