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alate (sp. var. alatte) intrans. to move across something narrow suspended in the air, e.g. a tree branch, foot bridge. Tumakutak an umalate nah langtay an kaiw te nadunut. I am afraid to cross that wooden bridge because it’s rotten. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 2A Movement from one place to another. (sem. domains: 7.2 - Move.)

homtak 1intrans. to make a smacking sound when eating. Munhomtak hi Eddy te mahong-oy ihdana. Eddy was smacking his lips because his food was delicious. Adika humomtak. Don’t smack your lips. (sem. domains: 2.3.2.3 - Types of sounds.) 2trans. to make a smacking sound about something one likes. Homtakanay dotag. He smacks his lips when he eats meat. Mahomtakan di kadikit na. Her beauty makes one smack his lips. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, ma‑ ‑an. 3comm. the sound of smacking of lips or tongue against palate when eating, usually to show that the food is delicious or may be made to show that one appreciates something beautiful. Madngol di homtak na. His smacking could be heard.

bayyabe₂ sta. to be in a precarious position, something that could fall. Adika umalate nah nibayyaben tabla te mag-a. Don’t cross on that precarious board because it might fall. ni‑. (sem. domains: 4.4.2.2 - Danger.)