Search results for "gutwib"

gutwib trans. to cut away a portion of something. Gutwiban da nan buuk mu hin adika mumpapu-lit. They will cut away a portion of your hair if you do not have a haircut. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 5B Changing state of site by removal of something. Sim: tongwab. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)

tongwab₁ trans. to chop or cut a part away; remove a part, e.g. cut hair with no style or to cut wood without form; to cut away a part of a coconut to get the milk. Adim tongwaban nan kaiw. Don’t chop away parts of the wood. Intongwab na nah tap-on di ingana. He cut off a portion (of hair) above the ear. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑. 5B Changing state of site by removal of something. Sim: gutwib. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)