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.)
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konoknong₁ (infl. of konong₂) 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.)