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kinutkutankinutkutánn excavation, gravecfkutkot
kipikipîadj fancy, knock kneed
kipot1kípotadj MA-makípotadj narrowMakipot gayod an agihan paMobo.The pathway to-Mobo is really narrow.synsigpit narrowmagkípotv [c6] MAG- exp; -ON pat; -I acc. become narrowNagakipot an amon natad kay may nagbalay sa atubangan san amon balay.Our yard is-becoming-narrow because somebody built a house in front of our home.
kipot2kípotv [c4] MAG- exp; -ON patmagkípotv healNagakipot na an iya samad.His wound is-healing already.synayo1 magpakípotv MAGPA- exp. be coy, be shy, be bashful, be reservedGusto siya mag-upod sa imo pero nagapakipot lang.She wants to-accompany you but she is just being-coy.pagpakípotn healingNadugay an pagpakipot san iya samad.The healing of his wound took-a-long-time.
kiraykírayn eyebrowNano, ipatangkas mo an imo kiray?What-about-it, will you have your eyebrow removed?kiráyanadj thick eye-browedSi Techie kirayan.Techie is thick-eye-browed.
kiri-kirikiri-kirív [c2] MAG- actmagkiri-kirív wag headsynlingu_lingowag_head
kiriringkiriríngn ringing. Refers to a ringing of a telephone, doorbell, alarm clock, etc.Nabatian ko an kiriring san telepono.I heard the ringing of-the telephone.Variantkariringcrazymagkiriríngv [c5] MAG- exp; -ON pat; -AN goal. ringNagakiriring an telepono.The telephone is-ringing.
kiritaonkiritâonn scenery, viewcfkita2
kisakísaconj than. Indicates a comparative constructionMas maganda si Juana kisa kan Petra.Juana is more beautiful than Petra.Variantkaysathan
kisamikísamin ceilingMay mga tiki sa kisami.There-are house-lizards on-the ceiling.magkísamiv [c8] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. ceiling somethingNagakisami sinda sa amon balay.They are-putting-up-the-ceiling in our house.kisamihónn ceiling materialWara kami sin kisamihon.We do not have any ceiling-material.kisamíhonv use for a ceilingKisamihon ko ini na playwod.I will-use this plywood for-a-ceiling.
kisi-kisikisi-kisív [c4] MAG- ag; -ON patmagkisi-kisív shred, tear into piecessynkisnitshredgisi-gisishred
kisig-kisigkisig-kisígn violent shaking, violent tremblingSigi pa an kisig-kisig san ido.The dog is still continuing to-tremble-violently.magkisig-kisígv [c6] MAG- exp; -ON pat; I- acc. shake violently, tremble violently, convulseNagkisig-kisig an ido sa higad pakakaon san mga hilo.The dog trembled-violently in-a corner after-eating the poisoned-food.synkudog tremble
kisiraadv Variantkisyirahopefully
kisnitv shred
kisokísoSpn cheeseGinakaon ni Jojo an kiso.Jojo is-eating the cheese.magkísov [c3] MAG- ag; -AN goal. make cheeseNagakiso sinda sin prisko na gatas san karabaw.They are-making-cheese out-of fresh milk of-a water-buffalo.parakíson cheese makerMagbakal ka sin kiso hali sa parakiso.You buy cheese from the cheese-maker.kisúhanv add cheese to somethingKisuhan mo an bibingka na balinghoy.Add-cheese-to the cassava cake.
kisyirakisyíraadv hopefully, wishfully, wistfullyKisyira mag-abot sinda niyan.Hopefully they will-arrive today.cflaom hopesynkuntanihopefullyVariantkisira
kita1kitápers prn 1we, incl. This is the 1st pl, subjective, inclusive, personal, pronounDili kita mga bungol kag buta.We-incl are not deaf and blind.2us inclMaaram gayod siya kun hain kita niya ibubutang.He really knows where he will put us-incl.kita-kitáprn just we-incl, just us-inclKita-kita lang an makararigo sa suba.It is just we-incl who will-take-a-bath in-the river.
kita2kítàv [c5] MAG- act; MAGKIG- act; -ON pat; -AN goalmagkítàv 1look, seeMagkita ka sa programa niyan sa gab-i.Look at-the program tonight.2meetNagkita kami sa simbahan sadto'n Domingo.We met in-the church last Sunday.magkigkítàv confrontMagkadto ka sa iskwilahan kag makigkita sa imo maestra niyan mismo.Go to school and confront your lady-teacher right now.kitâonv find, look for, locateKitaon mo si Jose didto sa merkado.Find Jose there in-the market.cfhanap rekisasearch forpangítàn occupation, job, profession, livelihoodAn mga pangita san mga tawo pasadi-sadi.The occupations of-the people are-varied.synhanapbuhay occupationmagpangítàv watch for, locate, look for, searchMagpangita kamo sin parabaligya sin manok.You watch-for a chicken vendor.Nagapangita kami sin karabaw.We are-looking-for a water-buffalo.magpakítàv 1consult, show yourself, reveal yourselfMagpakita ka sa doktor.You consult a physician.2appearHabo siya magpakita sa korti.He does-not-want to-appear in court.ipakítàv [c8] MAGPANG- act; MAGPA- act; I- acc; -ON pat; -AN goal. show something to someoneGinapakita niya sa akon na ginabutan siya sin ngipon san dentista.She was-showing me that she had a tooth pulled by-the dentist.kiritâonn 1scenery, viewMatahom an kiritaon sa Tagaytay.The scenery in Tagaytay is beautiful.2show, performanceMay kiritaon niyan sa plasa.There-is-a show tonight at-the plaza.pangitâann incomeMaaram ka man na wara ako sin permanenti na pangitaan sin kwarta.You know that I do not have a regular monetary income.Variantpagkitaanincomenagakirítàn audience, onlookers, spectatorsGutok an plasa sa nagakirita.The plaza was-crowded with onlookers.kita-kítàadj noticeable, protruding, obvious, conspicuous, perceptibleKun maniwang an tawo kita-kita an balawat.When a person is thin his collarbone is-protruding.pakítang-táwoadj feigned, sham, fake, just for show, hypocriticalAn iya ayuno pakitang-tawo lang.His fasting is just hypocritical.
kitikkítikv [c2] MAG- actmagkítikv ticklesyngitik tickle
kitkitkitkítv [c4] MAG- ag; -ON patmagkitkítv pick cleanparakitkitónv thoroughly pick cleanAn paa san manok ginparakitkit san ido.The leg of-the chicken was-thoroughly-picked-clean by-the dog.synkilkil
kiwotkiwótCebn tiny bee. Refers to ones smaller than a fly but not harmful and produce only small quantities of honeysynkiyottiny bee
kiyotkiyótn tiny beesynkiwottiny bee
kiyumadkiyumádn immature head lice, newly hatched liceDamo ka sin kiyumad kaya makatol an imo ulo.You have-plenty of newly-hatched-lice so your head is itchy.cfhinguto synkuyumadimmature head licekuto licealigas1head liceVariantkuyumadimmature head lice
kiyumaln lice
klabEngn social club. Also refers to a bar or saloonIgwa sinda sin tulo na parasayaw sa klab.They have three dancers at-the club.