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balokbok 1comm. sound of popping as of popcorn or machine gun; the component of close intervals of sound is important. Sim: buti. (sem. domains: - Types of sounds.) 2intrans. for something to make a popping sound. Mumbabalokbok nan gahhilang an nihanglag. The corn which is being roasted is popping. muN‑/nuN‑ + CV(C)‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 1D Sounds. 3intrans. gurgling sound of liquids as when water is about to reach a boiling point. Mumbalokbok nan in-init mun liting. The water you are heating is gurgling. muN‑/nuN‑. id. mumbabalokbok di tokom

mumbabalokbok di tokom (id. of balokbok) an idiom that means someone is simply talking nonsense, doesn’t really know what they are talking about (lit. popping of your mouth).

buti₂ 1intrans. popping sound of corn or rice during roasting or frying. Mumbubuti nan inhanglag dan gahhilang. The corn they are roasting is popping. Bumuti nan buwa hin mihanglang. The seed will pop when roasted. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. Sim: balokbok. (sem. domains: - Types of sounds.) 2comm. popcorn.