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abunadi (comp. of abuna) advpred. a compound that expresses the idea that time and effort have been invested in accomplishing a task with little or no result; enough already, don’t bother with more effort. Abunadi ya mun-oonan. Don’t bother anymore, it’s just taking up space. Limiting or minimalizing. (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

ekaw ot ya abu idiom. expresses an evaluation that an event or action is unfortunate. (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

ena ihongbay adol na (id. of hongba) he is getting into more trouble He is getting into more trouble. (lit. He went to roast his body.) (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

Hay kaphod ya mainnilah pangi-e. (say. of inila) Your manners bespeak of you. You are well-thought of. (lit. Good is what is known of your ways.) (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

ittangtangngad na (id. of tangad) he is snobbish (he is always-looking-up). (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

konoknong₁ (infl. of konong) trans. to estimate; to approximate. Konoknongom di alam, ta adi mahawwal. Estimate how much you’ll get so that it won’t be too much. Deket konoknongom an maal-algo ya munha-ang ka. When you approximate (lit. estimate) that it’s noontime, then cook. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

langkuyya trans. to regard something lightly; to refuse to take seriously; to take lightly or easily. Langlangkuyyaona nan impingunum. He is taking lightly the task you gave him. Inilam an bokon langkuyyay mun-iskul hi college. You know that you must not take college education lightly. (meaning you have to study hard) ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. Sim: lapuy. (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

maawis (infl. of awis) pass. to be persuaded to accept or do something. Maid di maawis te inila day pangi-em. No one was persuaded because they know your way/character. (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)

makainnila mo ahan (ph. v. of inila) adjunct. obviously; clearly. Makainnila mo ahan an adida pinhod. Obviously they don’t want it. maka‑. Attitudinal. Syn: makattibo mo ahan. (sem. domains: 3.2.5 - Opinion.)