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bikutkut (sp. var. of bikukkut)

ikut (sp. var. ikot) 1sta. to be selfish. Naikut an adi umidat hi kanona. He is selfish in that he does not share his food. Tipe anhan di ikut mu! How selfish you are. ma‑/na‑. 6B Characteristics of human nature or life situation. Sim: imut, uku. (sem. domains: 4.3.4.4.1 - Selfish.) 2trans. to be selfish with a refusal to share with someone. Ikutana hi inana. She is selfish toward her mother. i‑ ‑an/iN‑ ‑an.

kutikut₁ 1comm. an instrument used in making holes in betelnuts to get the inside part, usually a small knife or metal rod. (sem. domains: 6.7 - Tool.) 2trans. to drill hole in betelnut or wood. Kutikutom nan moma. Drill a hole in the betelnut. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 7.8.5 - Make hole, opening.)

kutikut₂ trans. to tinker; to attempt to fix something that doesn’t work, particularly a motor. Makat kutikutom tun makina te adi bumungug. Come and tinker with this engine because it does not run. Kinutikut na nan makina ya bimmungug. He tinkered with the machine and it started. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 6.6.8 - Working with machines.) Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

palikutkut comm. millipede. Deket dinapa nan palikut ya nunkukut wenu nunlikku. If you touch the millipede, it coils or curls itself. Diplopoda Sim: gayyaman. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)

bikukkut (sp. var. bikutkut) intrans. to assume fetal position in sitting or lying. Mumbikukkutak an mahuyop ten kotol. I sleep coiled up (fetal positon). muN‑/nuN‑. 1B Movement with a directional component. (sem. domains: 7.2.7 - Not moving.)

gayyaman comm. scorpion; stings with the tail which is poisonous. [It is believed that the pain of the sting will be lessened if the scorpion is killed.] Wada on gayyaman an mungkaddappan dih ongal an bato. There’s a scorpion crawling on that big stone. Chilopeda, Scorpionida Sim: palikutkut. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)

imut 1sta. to be selfish with one’s possessions; characterizes one who is unwilling to share; to be stingy. Naimut da tuwalin hintutulang. They really are all selfish, those brothers and sisters. ma‑/na‑. 6B Characteristics of human nature or life situation. Sim: ikut, uku. (sem. domains: 4.3.4.4.1 - Selfish.) 2trans. to be unwilling to share with someone in particular. <The affix cross-references the person with whom there is an unwillingness to share.> Adim imutan nan ibam. Do not be stingy with your brother. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

uku 1trans. to refuse to do something because one is self-centered and selfish. [One reason for a refusal to help is to prevent another person from profiting from what one does.] Ukuwona anhan an mangitudok nah ek pitudok ke hiya. He refused to write what I begged him to write. ‑on/‑in‑. Sim: ikut, imut. (sem. domains: 4.3.4.4.1 - Selfish.) 2sta. to be selfish. Maka-uku ka. You are so selfish. maka‑. 6B Characteristics of human nature or life situation.

kutyam trans. to whisper; to whisper to each other; refers to the unintelligible sound of loud whispering. Ikutyam mun hiya an umanamut taku. Whisper to him that we will go home. Mungkinnutyam da kinali uggek dingngol di pun-ibaga da. They were whispering to each other, that is why I did not hear what was said. i‑/iN‑, muN‑ ‑inn‑. Speech Verbs - Manner of speaking. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.)