batak [bátak] v To pull up, upwards; to haul in (as of hauling in a fishing net, pulling up an anchor or one’s pants). hilahin Ingbatak it nanay kag nag-uus-os nak sayway it ida anak. The mother pulled up her child’s trousers that were falling down. Nagbatak sinra it sayap nak haponey. They hauled in the fish net because it was already dark. syn: isa 2. (sem. domains: 7.3.2.4 - Lift.) comp. batakon it yasog , der. pabatak