WORDS OF THE DAY
pigit ILOKANO

v. /MANG-:-EN/ to handle, touch or feel with the hand. Saan mo nga pigiten dagitoy lakok nga ikan. Don’t handle …

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stumble ENGLISH

A trip in walking or running.

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capella ENGLISH

A brilliant star in the constellation Auriga.

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fresh-water ENGLISH

Of, pertaining to, or living in, water not salt; as, fresh-water geological deposits; a fresh-water fish; fresh-water mussels.

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subquintuple ENGLISH

Having the ratio of one to five; as, subquintuple proportion.

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pregustant ENGLISH

Tasting beforehand; having a foretaste.

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gutty ENGLISH

Charged or sprinkled with drops.

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dal-on HILIGAYNON

dál-on - (H) From dalá. (cf. dálhon id.).

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interdictory ENGLISH

Belonging to an interdiction; prohibitory.

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si-klam CEBUANO

si-klam n C-clamp.

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court ENGLISH

Any formal assembling of the retinue of a sovereign; as, to hold a court.

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portionless ENGLISH

Having no portion.

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splendidness ENGLISH

The quality of being splendid.

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clergical ENGLISH

Of or pertaining to the clergy; clerical; clerkily; learned.

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Prevailing Party LAW AND LEGAL

That one of the parties to a suit who successfully prosecutes the action or successfully defends against it, prevailing on …

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confine ENGLISH

Apartment; place of restraint; prison.

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overanxious ENGLISH

Anxious in an excessive or needless degree.

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hagiology ENGLISH

The history or description of the sacred writings or of sacred persons; a narrative of the lives of the saints; …

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embrace ENGLISH

To encircle; to encompass; to inclose.

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misdempt ENGLISH

p. p. of Misdeem.

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fishwoman ENGLISH

A woman who retails fish.

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archetype ENGLISH

The standard weight or coin by which others are adjusted.

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ngari CEBUANO

ngari to, towards me (nearer me than to you). Ngari lingkud sa wala, Sit over here on my left. pasi- …

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angelot ENGLISH

An instrument of music, of the lute kind, now disused.

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assemble ENGLISH

To meet or come together, as a number of individuals; to convene; to congregate.

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hirundo ENGLISH

A genus of birds including the swallows and martins.

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discharge ENGLISH

To set aside; to annul; to dismiss.

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kutud CEBUANO

kutud v [B; b4] for liquids to slow down or stop flowing at the source. Mikutud na ang tubud, The …

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nonett ENGLISH
anthrax ENGLISH

An infectious disease of cattle and sheep. It is ascribed to the presence of a rod-shaped bacterium (Bacillus anthracis), the …

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acotyledonous ENGLISH

Having no seed lobes, as the dodder; also applied to plants which have no true seeds, as ferns, mosses, etc.

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polygraphical ENGLISH

Done with a polygraph; as, a polygraphic copy.

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nasoturbinal ENGLISH

Connected with, or near, both the turbinal and the nasal bones; as, the nasalturbinal bone, made up of the uppermost …

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vagantes ENGLISH

A tribe of spiders, comprising some of those which take their prey in a web, but which also frequently run …

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tupaw CHAVACANO

English: correct, right Tagalog: tumpak

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raise ENGLISH

To give vent or utterance to; to utter; to strike up.

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murther ENGLISH
bangkay CEBUANO

bangkay n corpse (slang). Bangkay na dihang nakit-an si Pidru, Pedro was a corpse by the time they found him.

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bakas CEBUANO

bákas n one who contributes capital to a venture. Ang ákung bákas dakug gipuhúnan sa ámung nigusyu, My partner has …

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band ENGLISH

That which serves as the means of union or connection between persons; a tie.

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puluguhan, pulugwan HILIGAYNON

puluguhán, pulúgwan - See pologohán, pológwan—a chicken-basket, etc.

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sap-ang HILIGAYNON

sáp-ang - A vegetable creeper.

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polygenism ENGLISH

The doctrine that animals of the same species have sprung from more than one original pair.

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reader ENGLISH
sheepshead ENGLISH

A large and valuable sparoid food fish (Archosargus, / Diplodus, probatocephalus) found on the Atlantic coast of the United States. …

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laguk CEBUANO
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