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muntu-un (der. of tu-un) ref. to commit suicide by leaping off a height; an extended meaning of tuun ‘to turn something upside down’. Eka muntu-un hin immingle kah nitaguwam. Go jump off a cliff if you’re bored with life.

dadlu trans. to give up hope; to despair; to no longer value life. [This is an emotion that results in certain types of behavior, e.g. abandoning family, selling possessions or taking one’s life.] Indadluwam mo ahan di nitaguwam ta deyan pun-igattang mun am-in di ngunut mu. You don’t value your life anymore and so you are selling everything you have. Indadluwana ot e muntu-un nah pangdo. She lost all hope so she went and jumped from the cliff. i‑ ‑an/iN‑ ‑an. Sim: lakud. (sem. domains: - Hopeless.)

tu-un 1trans. to turn an object upside down. Tu-unom nan basket ta miduyag am-in nan nihudu. Turn the basket upside down so that all the contents will be poured out. Tigom ta adi matu-un. See to it that it will not be turned upside down. ‑on/‑in, ma‑/na‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. Sim: tukkad, hakkub, hukwangngi, tiga-ung; Sim: balintuwag, lotwad; Sim: og’a, balintuwag, lotwad, uhbung. (sem. domains: 7.3.5 - Turn something.) 2intrans. Muntu-un ka hin umbun ka nah tawang. You will fall headlong if you sit in the window. muN‑/nuN‑. der. muntu-un