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hulit 1comm. the pointed sharp end of something. Maid hulit di pensil na. His pencil has no point. (sem. domains: 8.6 - Parts of things.) 2trans. to shape to a point. Hulitam nan udun di bilau. Shape the end of the cane to a point. Nahulitan nan patanong mu. Your walking-stick is pointed. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, ma‑‑an/na‑ ‑an. (sem. domains: 8.3.1 - Shape.)

nahulitan di tokona (id. of tok’o) an idiom that describes someone who is very judgmental and critical (lit. her mouth is pointed). Nahulitan di tokona. She is critical.

tongpop (sp. var. tangpap) trans. to flatten a point, e.g. a pencil, walking stick. Tongpopam nan ulun nan patanong. Flatten the end of the walking stick with a knife. Hanaken pahok ya natongpopan nan bongawana ta hidiyey pangipat-uwan ya nan bongwana ke ya nahulitan ta hidiyey mipatak. A wedge is flattened at one end which can be hammered and the other end is pointed so that it can be nailed in. Tongpopam din nahulitan an kaiw. Flatten the pointed part of that stick. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an. 5B Changing state of site by removal of something. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)