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hikmat trans. to catch and hold onto something. Hikmatom nan bolan inigyang na. Catch the ball I will throw to you. Hinikmat na nan bola. He caught the ball with one hand. ‑on/‑in‑. 4C Convey/bring objects toward agent. Sim: gimhat, tippa. (sem. domains: 7.3.4.5 - Actions of the hand.) id. maid di adi hikmaton

maid di adi hikmaton (id. of hikmat) an idiom expressing the idea a person will try anything to help in a troubling situation, particularly in the case of a serious illness (lit. there is nothing not to hold on to) Mundogo ke di tagu ya maid adina hikmaton. A sick person will try anything to survive.

gimhat trans. to catch something in flight; to seize skillfully. Gimhatom din nuntayun an linubid. Catch that hanging string. Ginimhat Aliguyun di haginghing di pahul an in-allon Guminigin ke hiya. Aliguyun caught the spear thrown at him by Guminigin by its blade. (meaning: Aliguyun was a very skillful warrior.)(quote from Hudhud epic) ‑on/‑in‑. Sim: hikmat, tippa. (sem. domains: 7.3.4.5 - Actions of the hand.)

tippa trans. to catch an object that is dropped or thrown with hands. Tippaom tun bola. Catch this ball. Tumippa ka hi ogahaon dan kantol. Catch some of the santol-fruit they will drop. ‑on/‑in‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑, ma‑/na‑. Sim: gimhat, hikmat. (sem. domains: 7.3.4.5 - Actions of the hand.)