Browse Vernacular - English



suka2súkàn vinegar, fermented fruit juiceMagbakal ka sin isad ka botilya na suka.You buy a bottle of vinegar.sukâanv [c7] MAG- ag; -AN pat; I- acc. vinegar something, be soaked in vinegar, be prepared in vinegarSukaan mo an bulad.Let the dried-fish be-soaked-in-vinegar.
sukdosúkdov [c2] MAG- actmagsúkdov bump the head
sukisúkin regular customer, steady customerDamo siya sin suki sa iya parlor.She has-many regular-customers at her beauty-parlor.
sukitsúkitv magsúkitv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. pick out, dig out, extract. Refers to picking out the meat from a seashell or nutNagasukit sinda sin sihi.They are-picking-out-the-meat of sihi shells.
suklatsuklátadj overlapped. Refers to overlapping of both ends or sides as in a thatched roofsuklatónv [c14] -ON pat. be accidentally touchedRuluha an mata ni Manuel san suklaton ni Crispin.Manuel's eye watered when Crispin accidentally-touched-it.
suklisuklîn money change, change, coinsmagsuklîv [c8] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. change money, make a change of moneycfsinsilyo coins
sukmatsúkmatv [c4] MAG- act; -ON patmagsúkmatv verify, challenge, confront. Means to verify a fact by questioning someone in a confrontational way about what he said or didsukmátonv be quizzed, be interrogated, be challengedGinsukmat siya ninda, 'Nagbisita ka ba sa mga bata ni Miguel?'He was-interrogated by-them with, 'Did you visit the children of Miguel?'
suknongsuknóngv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accisuknóngv be placed on top, cover over, superimposeGinsuknong lang ni Pedro an duha ka sako na kopra.Pedro just placed the two sacks of copra on-top-of-his-head.cftungtong butang2
sukosúkòv [c7] MAG- ag; -AN ; I- ; PA-..-ONpasukûonv be surrenderedHabo niya ako pasukuon.He does-not-want that I be-surrendered.pagsúkòn surrender, submission, capitulationGin-aprisyar san prisidinti an inda pagsuko.Their surrender was-appreciated by-the president.synsurlender surrender
sukolsukóln measurementAno an sukol san imo balaw-ang.What is the measurement of your hips.magsukólv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. measure something linearlyNagasurukol sinda san inda kahitaas.They are-measuring their height.suruklánn pattern, design, outline, figure. Refers to something to measure or copy from
sukotsukótn price, cost. A fee charged for a service or a price for a purchasesukutónv [c6] MAG- ag; -ON pat; I- acc. be required to pay, collect paymentSukuton mo si Rosa san iya utang.Let Rosa be-required to-pay her debt.suruktánn debt, money owed, liability
suksoksuksókv [c7] MAG- ag; -AN goal; I- accmagsuksókv insert something. Means into or between as inserting a pencil into the pocket or a letter into a drawercfsulod ipit claspsynkulikag insertsalipit susok isuksókv be insertedIsuksok an dinunot na bawang sa luho san ngipon.Let the garlic clove be-inserted into-the hole of-the tooth.
sul-aysúl-ayBklv [c7] MAG- act; -AN goal; I- ben; PA-..-ON patmagsúl-ayv overflowNakuha naton an nagasul-ay na grasya san Dios.We have-obtained the overflowing grace of God.synsup-ay overflowsulwak overflow
sul-otsúl-otn clothing to be wornsul-útonv [c8] MAG-, MAKA- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. wear somethingWara ka man ginasul-ot.You also have-nothing to-wear.makasúl-otv wear, dress upNakasul-ot na ako sin bado na oro.I now have-worn a golden dress.
sulangsulángn chinPinidlit ni Pedro an sulang san bata.Pedro pinched the chin of-the child.synsulay3chin
sulapidsulápidv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accsulapídonv be braidedSulapidon ko an imo buhok.Your hair will-be-braided by-me.sinulápidadj braidedSinulapid an iya buhok.Her hair is-braided.
sulay1súlayv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accsuláyonv try, testDili mo sulayon an akon kaisog.Do not test my courage.synabironattempt, tryporbar tryprobar tryhinguha trypagsúlayn trial, ordeal, troubleMaagi kita sin damo na pagsulay.We will-undergo many trials.
sulay2súlayv [c8] MAG-, MA- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accmasúlayv brace, reinforceMasulay sinda san inda balay agod dili marumpag san hangin.They will-brace their house so-that it-will-not be-destroyed by-the wind.pagkasúlayn bracing, reinforcingMatibay an inda pagkasulay.Their bracing is firm.
sulay3suláyn chinsynsulangchin
suldadosuldádon soldierDili tanan na suldados maisog.Not all soldiers are-brave.synsundalosoldiermagsuldádov [c2] MAG- act; PA-..-ON pat. become a soldierMagsuldado ka pagdako mo.Become-fa-soldier when you grow up.
sulisulîadj NA-nasulîadj reversed, backward, inverted. As the position of a chair might be reversedsynsuhi sulìónv [c14] -ON pat. invert, reverseAyaw sulia an awditibo san telepono.Do not invert the telephone receiver.cfsulit syntuwad1 invert
sulitsúlitv [c8] MAG-, MAKA- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- accmakasúlitv able to regain, able to recover, able to recoupNakasulit na sinda san inda nalugi sa negosyo.They have already regained what they had-lost in business.cfsuli
sulnopsúlnopadj westsynkalundanwestsulnúpann western placesNagaparakilat sa sulnupan.The lightning is-continually-flashing in-the western-places.tagasulnúpann westerner. Refers to a person who lives in the western worldAn mga Pilipino mga parairog san kultura san mga tagasulnupan.The Filipinos are-imitators of-the culture of-the westerners.
sulo1súlòn torchMay pito na nagasiga na mga sulo.There-were seven lighted torches.
sulo2súlòSpadj alone, only oneSulo lang siya sa balay.He is the only-one in-the house.magsúlòv [c6] MAG- act; -ON pat; I- acc. do aloneNagsulo siya paglakat.He was-alone as-he-walked.