WORDS OF THE DAY
prig ENGLISH

A thief; a filcher.

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dughanan HILIGAYNON

dughanán - Broad-chested, having a broad chest.

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ispanyula CEBUANO

Ispanyúla = ispaniyul (female).

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pick ENGLISH

To throw; to pitch.

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dogtooth ENGLISH

An ornament common in Gothic architecture, consisting of pointed projections resembling teeth; -- also called tooth ornament.

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vagina ENGLISH

The basal expansion of certain leaves, which inwraps the stem; a sheath.

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multicuspidate ENGLISH

Having many cusps or points.

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kurtina CEBUANO

kurtína n curtain. v {1} [AN; b] put up curtains. {2} [a12] make into a curtain. paN- v [A23] for …

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stereotomical ENGLISH

Of or pertaining to stereotomy; performed by stereotomy.

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deterration ENGLISH

The uncovering of anything buried or covered with earth; a taking out of the earth or ground.

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low ENGLISH

Not rising to the usual height; as, a man of low stature; a low fence.

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aforecited ENGLISH

Named or quoted before.

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dusib CEBUANO

dusib v [A; b6(1)] put a live ember or s.t. aflame to s.t. to set it afire or singe it. …

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plumbean ENGLISH

Alt. of Plumbeous

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want ENGLISH

Specifically, absence or lack of necessaries; destitution; poverty; penury; indigence; need.

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unsettle ENGLISH

To move or loosen from a settled position or state; to unfix; to displace; to disorder; to confuse.

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lagot HILIGAYNON

lágot - To creak, squeak, emit a sharp grating noise, as cart-wheels, rusty locks and hinges, etc. (cf. ígot, ígong).

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Subrogee LAW AND LEGAL

A person who is suhrogat-ed; one who succeeds to the rights of another by subrogation

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pait TAGALOG

pait Definition: (adj) /ma--/ bitter

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definite ENGLISH

Having certain or distinct; determinate in extent or greatness; limited; fixed; as, definite dimensions; a definite measure; a definite period …

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abstrusion ENGLISH

The act of thrusting away.

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amalgamate ENGLISH

To compound or mix, as quicksilver, with another metal; to unite, combine, or alloy with mercury.

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provoke ENGLISH

To cause provocation or anger.

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venter ENGLISH

The belly; the abdomen; -- sometimes applied to any large cavity containing viscera.

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aniyu CEBUANO

aníyu n the short rope passed through the nose of a carabao to which the tether rope is joined. v …

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rage ENGLISH

To ravage; to prevail without restraint, or with destruction or fatal effect; as, the plague raged in Cairo.

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starry ENGLISH

Consisting of, or proceeding from, the stars; stellar; stellary; as, starry light; starry flame.

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pronounce ENGLISH

Pronouncement; declaration; pronunciation.

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quebracho ENGLISH

A Chilian apocynaceous tree (Aspidosperma Quebracho); also, its bark, which is used as a febrifuge, and for dyspn/a of the …

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kalangsa HILIGAYNON

kalángsa - A strong fishy taste or smell (said of fish in a raw as well as in a cooked …

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allegro ENGLISH

An allegro movement; a quick, sprightly strain or piece.

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waay, wa’ay HILIGAYNON

waáy, wa’áy - For walâ sing—there is none, etc. Waáy akó kwárta. I have no money. Waáy síngsing dirí. There …

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melanin ENGLISH

A black pigment found in the pigment-bearing cells of the skin (particularly in the skin of the negro), in the …

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ask ENGLISH
ulbu CEBUANO

ulbu v {1} [A; b28] flare up, burst forth or out as in a fire or explosion. Miulbu dáyun ang …

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fulminate ENGLISH

To cause to explode.

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Toft LAW AND LEGAL

A place or piece of ground on which a house formerly stood, which has been destroyed by accident or decay. …

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opposable ENGLISH

Capable of being placed opposite something else; as, the thumb is opposable to the forefinger.

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Pertaining to crystallography.

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commit ENGLISH

To sin; esp., to be incontinent.

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goodly ENGLISH

Pleasant; agreeable; desirable.

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anconeal ENGLISH

Of or pertaining to the ancon or elbow.

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morion ENGLISH

A dark variety of smoky quartz.

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sahid HILIGAYNON

sahíd - A large fishing net (with floats and sinkers). (cf. tsintsóro, pókot, sápyaw).

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proctor ENGLISH

An officer in a university or college whose duty it is to enforce obedience to the laws of the institution.

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Mouth LAW AND LEGAL

By statute In some states, the mouth of a river or creek, which empties in-to another river or creek, is …

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