Search results for "Compel"

itsa₂ trans. to drive away a dog. Itsaon yu nan ahu ta adi mun-ay-ayyam nah bohong na. Drive away the dog so that it will not play inside the house. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 3.3.3.5 - Compel, 7.3.2 - Move something in a direction.)

pilit trans. 1to force someone to do something; compel by force; to coerce. Adim piliton an ipahuyop ten adina pinhod. Do not force him to sleep if he doesn’t like. Pumilit kah tatagu, takon di adida pinhod. You force some of the people, even if they don’t want to. Mapilit kaya ot idat na nan manuk. He will be forced and so he will give the chicken. Hiyay namilit ke ha-oy an idat ku nan pihhu. He was the one who forced me to give the money. ‑on/‑in‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑, ma‑/na‑, maN‑/naN‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 3.3.3.5 - Compel.) 2to insist. Ipilit nan maki-en apuna. He insists that he will go with his grandfather. i‑/iN‑. der. kapilitan