bulakbul 1comm. one who wanders about without purpose; drifter. Tuttudwam nan imbabalem ta adi mumbalin hi bulakbul. Train your child so he will not become a drifter. Bulakbul ad uwani te nungkaan hi iskul. He is a drifter now because he dropped out of school. (sem. domains: 7.2 - Move.) 2intrans. to loiter around; to gallivant. Mumbulakbul ka an adim homkon di ammod mu. You are just loitering around (doing nothing) not pitying your parents. muN‑/nuN‑. Sim: duka. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168.2 - Lazy.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.
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doddoy 1sta. to be sluggish, refers to someone who qualifies as a slow-poke who is sluggish and slow in movement. An-anusan diday nadoddoy. Be patient with slowpokes. na‑. 6B Characteristics of human nature or life situation. Sim: luyyut. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124.2 - Lazy.) 2trans. to do something that indicates an aversion to exertion. Adim ke doddoyon tuwali. Don’t intentionally be sluggish in doing it. ‑on/‑in‑.
higa 1comm. laziness; indolence. Namahig di higan tun imbabalek. The laziness of my child is too much. Sim: inaw, nawadaan, ngidlu, butyug, himmiga. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199.2 - Lazy.) 2trans. to be pregnant, euphemism. [It could be that higa for pregnancy is associated with laziness because pregnant women often do not work.] Himmiga. She is pregnant. Nihiga di tiempon di gubat. She was pregnant during the war. ‑imm‑, ni‑. Syn: hiding. (sem. domains: 2.6.3 - Birth.) 3trans. to be pregnant with a specified child. Nanomnomok di dolog handih inhigak hi Ana. I was always thinking of fish when I was pregnant with Ana. i‑/iN‑. der. munhighigga id. Hay humiga maagangan. infl. himmiga
ngidlu 1comm. lazy. Namahig di ngidluna. He is very lazy. Sim: inaw, nawadaan, higa, butyug, himmiga. (sem. domains: 188.8.131.52.2 - Lazy.) 2sta. to be lazy. Mangidlu an adina pinhod an bumaddang. He is lazy so he does not want to help. Makangngidlu hi Juan. Juan is very lazy. ma‑, makaC‑. 6B Characteristics of human nature or life situation.
ubun 1to sit. 1.1intrans. to sit down. Umbun ka ni-an ta ek ayagan hi ama. Sit down while I go and call for father. Inumbun da nah luhung ot mummoma da. They sat down on the mortar and chewed betelnut ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 2B Movement, change of position. Sim: halupinnak. (sem. domains: 7.1.2 - Sit.) 1.2intrans. to continue sitting. Aga, mangmangbun kayu pet umeyak. Come on, you all keep sitting while I go. maN‑ CV(C). 2to sit. 2.1trans. the place for sitting is cross-referenced by the affix. Tibom ta adim ubunan nan puha. Be careful not to sit on the cat. ‑an/‑in‑‑an. 2.2advpred. to sit as a manner of doing something else. <
> Inib-un dan mungkanta. They sat as they sang. i‑/iN‑. 3intrans. to be idle; to sit around constantly, doing nothing. Umubuubun kah kabigabigat. You are idle everyday. ‑um‑ CV(C)CV. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206.2 - Lazy.) 4a seat. 4.1nom. a thing to sit on; seat, bench, chair. Mumpaha-ad kah basket nah ubunan. Have the basket placed on the seat. Hay ngadan bon nan kay ubunan an eda alan hi muyung ya hagabi damdama. The name of that thing like a bench which they get from the forest is also hagabi. ‑an. (sem. domains: 5.1.1 - Furniture.) 4.2sta. for seats to be occupied. Nab-unan am-in di ubunan kinali tumataddog kami. All the seats are taken, that is why we are standing. ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. der. ubunan id. umubuubun Morphophonology: The first vowel is lost, and the initial glottal stop and the second consonant metathesize.
waya 1sta. to be vacant; an unoccupied space. Umbun ka ot nawaya. Sit down because there is a lot of room. na‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. (sem. domains: 220.127.116.11 - Empty.) 2free time. 2.1comm. free, unscheduled time. Maid waya nan e mun-ay-ayyam. He has no free time to go play. (sem. domains: 8.4.1 - Period of time.) 2.2n. to be sitting around doing nothing even though there is work to be done; to be idle. Wayawayah kabigabigat hi Maria te uggena inila mungngunu. Maria is idle everyday because she doesn’t know how to work. (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168.2 - Lazy.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.