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laonlàónCebadj old aged, old stockSi Diana laon na daraga.Diana is an old maid.maglàónv MAG- exp; PA-..-ON pat. grow old, get oldNagalaon siya na wara pa sin asawa.He is-growing-old without a spouse yet.
lapadlápadCebn widthAn lapad san amon lamisa usad ka mitro may tunga.The width of our table is one meter and a half.Variantlapádhalapádadj wideHalapad an iya agtang.His forehead is wide.Varianthilapadwidekahalápadn widenessTama an kahalapad sani na kwarto.The wideness of-this room is alright.maghalapádv [c8] MAG- exp; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. become wide, widenNagahalapad an iya natad.His yard is-widening.magpahalápadv [c8] MAGPA- act; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. widen, broaden, expandNagapahalapad siya san aton agihan.We are-having him widen our pathway.
lapádn Variantlapad width
lapanitlapánitv [c5] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goalmaglapánitv excoriate, scrape, scorchNagatrabaho siya sa sirong san nagalapanit na init san adlaw.He is-working under the scorching heat of the sun.
lapaslápasCebv [c8] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accmaglápasv 1trespass, transgress, go beyond a boundaryDili ka maglapas sa aton lindiro.Do not go-beyond our boundary.2violate, break (fig), infringe, disobey, breachDili ka maglapas sa layi.Do not break the law.paralápasn 1violator, transgressorSinda mismo an paralapas san inda sinabi.They themselves are-the violators of-what they said.2land grabber, swindlerSi Arnel paralapas sin duta.Arnel is a grabber of land.
lapawlápawv MA-..-AN expmalapáwanbe inundated, be flooded, be swamped, be engulfed. Refers to water which rises in a flood over a house or such or overflows a containerAn mga kabalayan nalapawan.The houses were-inundated.
lapay1lapáyn spleenMay dako na lapay an bata.The child has an enlarged spleen.
lapay2lapáyn heron. Refers to a brownish heron of the tidal flats
lapiniglapínigCebn wasp
lapislápisSpn pencilIgwa ako didi sin lapis.I have a pencil here.cfbolpinballpen
lapitlápitadj HA-halápitadj near, close, in close proximityHalapit lang didi an inda balay.Their house is just near here.Halapit siya sa akon.She is near to me.synharani nearapiki nearVarianthalapítmaghalápitv [c8] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN- goal; I- acc. be nearing, be approaching, draw near, draw closeNagahalapit na sinda sa baryo.They were-nearing the village.Dili ka maghalapit sa akon.Do not draw-near to me.synharani draw nearVariantmaghalapítkahalápitn nearness, closeness, proximityUsad lang ka kilomitro an kahalapit san amon balay sa lungsod.The nearness of our house to-the town was-only a kilometer.pagkahalapítn closeness, nearnessAn pagkahalapit ninda wara magdugay.Their closeness did not last-long.
lapoklápokCebn mud, mire, muckAyaw pagtamak sa lapok.Don't step in-the mud.malápokadj muddy, muckyMalapok an dalan.The path is muddy.maglápokv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. muddy, make muddy. As for example, to muddy a field in preparation for planting riceNagalapok si Juan san iya kabas-anan.Juan is-making his ricefield muddy.synlaboymud
laposlapósCebv [c8] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accmaglapósv 1pierce, penetrate, punctureAn bala naglapos sa lawas ni Francisco.The bullet pierced the body of Francisco.2go throughAn baboy naglapos sa kudal.The pig went-through the fence.synlagbas piercelagom1 lusot
laptokláptokn blistersynlasu-lasoblister
lapulapolapulápon grouper fishfamily Serranidae
lapuyotlapúyotCebadj MA-malapúyotadj stickyNano kay malapuyot an sabaw?Why is the broth sticky?kalapúyotn stickinessKitaon ko daw an kalapuyot san imo armidol.I ought to-see the stickiness of your starch.maglapúyotv [c2] MAG- exp; PA-..-ON pat; PA-..-AN goal. become stickyNagalapuyot na an akon kalamay-hatik.My cocohoney is already becoming-sticky.
laraláran poisonMaluya an lara sani na lawa.The poison of-this spider is weak.maláraadj 1poisonousDili malara ini na sawa.This snake is not poisonous.2venomousadv sarcastically, bitingly, ironically, derisivelyMalara an iya surmaton.His speech is venomous.Malara siya magsurmaton.He speaks sarcastically.1adjpoisonousDili malara ini na sawa.This snake is not poisonous.2adjvenomous
largalárgaSpv [c2] MAG- actmaglárgav leave, go awayNagalarga na sinda.They are-leaving now.magpalárgav MAGPA- act; PA-..-ON pat. send awayNagpalarga kami sa iya didto sa pantalan.We sent him away there at-the wharf.largáhann departureSan-o an imo largahan paAmerika?When is your departure for-Amerika?cfhali from
laromlarómadj HI-hilarómadj deepadv deeplyHilarom ini na bubon.This well is deep.Nagaisip siya sin hilarom.He is-thinking deeply.kahilarómn depth, deepnessAno an kahilarom sani na suba?What is the depth of-this river?maghilarómv [c8] MAG- exp; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. deepen, become deepNagahilarom an kali sana na bukid.That mountain gully is-becoming-deep.VarianthidaromsteepVariantdarom deepVariantdalom Varianthidalomdeep
las-aylas-áyadj MA-malas-áybland, insipid, tasteless, mildMalas-ay an inda sorbitis.Their ice-cream is bland.
lasalásaTagn tasteMatam-is kag maarat an lasa sanaThe taste of-that is sweet and salty.syntilaw tastetimtim rasa1tasterami1tasteVariantrasa1taste
lasanadj surprise
lasanglásangadj oven dried. Describes rice/palay dried in an oven during wet season
lasawlasáwCebadj MA-malasáwdiluted, powdery, not sticky, light in consistencyMalasaw an imo armidol.Your starch is powdery.
lasiklásikCebv [c2] MAG- expmaglásikv rebound, bounce back, glance off. As of a rock thrown at something hard and bounces off