taas [tá-as] 1n Height; tallness. (sem. domains: 8.2.6.3 - High, 8.2.2.2 - Tall.) 2adj High; tall. mataás Mas mataas sida sa ako. She’s taller than me. (sem. domains: 8.2.6.3 - High, 8.2.2.2 - 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: 7.2.2.4 - Move up, 6.8.4.3.1 - Expensive.) 4vt To become high pitched (as of somebody's voice getting higher pitched in anger). (sem. domains: 3.4.2.3 - Angry, 3.5.1.1.1 - Shout.) comp. mataas it ihi , comp. mataas it yupar , der. itaas , der. mataas , der. matinaas-taason