"Abat-Abat" is a word in HILIGAYNON

abat-abat HILIGAYNON
Definition:

abát-ábat - Dim. and Freq. of ábat. Also:
to follow up, follow from place to place.
Ginabátábat sang mga polís ang makáwat
túbtub nga íla madakúp (nadakúp). The
police followed the thief from place to place
till they caught him. Abát-abáton nínyo
ang duhá ka pamatán-on nga nagtabanáy
túbtub nga ínyo makítà kag ibálik nínyo
dirí silá nga duhá. Follow the two young
people that have eloped till you find them
and bring the two of them back here. (cf.
sunúdsúnud).

abat-abat HILIGAYNON
Definition:

abát-abát - To follow closely without
going beyond, be barely sufficient; just
enough without anything to spare, living
from hand to mouth. Ginaabátabát gid
lang ang ámon pagkáon. We just manage
to live from hand to mouth. The food we
can procure is hardly enough to keep us
alive. Ang ámon kinitáan abátabát gid
lang sa ámon pangabúhì. Our earnings are
barely enough for our living.

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abu CEBUANO

abu n {1} ashes. {2} = alabúhan. v {1} [A; a12] make ashes. Abuha nang mga palwa ug gam-ang sabun, …

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abut CEBUANO

abut v {1} [A; a12] arrive, reach a place. Dì pa makaabut (maabut) ang suwat, The letter wont have arrived …

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addag ILOKANO

v. /MANG-:-AN/ to put weight on so as to press (it. down to lie on. Saan mo nga addagan dagita …

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agad CEBUANO

agad ug, y it would be a good thing if such-and-such were the case. Agad pag magtuun ka imbis magdúlà, …

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agbay HILIGAYNON

ágbay - To put one’s arms on or round another’s shoulder. Nagalakát silá nga nagaagbayánay. They are walking with their …

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agi CEBUANO

ági v [A2S3S; b6] {1} go by, through a place. Dílì ku muági dihà kay náay irù, I wont go …

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agi HILIGAYNON

ági - Passage, trace, incident, event; to go by, pass by, pass through. Ang mga ági kag bilín sang salâ. …

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akilis ILOKANO

v. /MANG-:-EN/ to weave (yarn, thread, fiber). Isu ti nangakilis diay sagut. It was he who wove the fiber. Narigat …

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akmol HILIGAYNON

ákmol - Crustiness, thickness; to thicken, to harden, become crusty, to crust or incrust, said of dirt, dusty perspiration on …

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akon HILIGAYNON

ákon - My, mine; by or through me; sa ákon—me; to, on, upon, from, away from, towards, in, at, into …

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alang-alang CEBUANO

alang-álang a {1} not quite time, unseasonable. Ang-ng na run igikan. Dì na ka kaabut, Its no use going now. …

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alaputan HILIGAYNON

alapután - (H) Goal, end, termination of a journey, resting place, abode. Táo nga walâ sing alapután. A man that …

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alimpulu CEBUANO

alimpúlu n {1} crown, part of the skull in the back where the hair forms a whorl. {2} topmost part …

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alipalok HILIGAYNON

alipalók - (H) To emit or send off sparks, to spark, sparkle. Ang kaláyo nagaalipalók. The fire is giving off …

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allatiw ILOKANO

v. /-UM-/ to go (to a place) without any definite purpose or reason, to go and see (a place). Saanak …

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alobo-ob HILIGAYNON

alobó-ob - A heat-bath; to give or administer a heat-bath, to cause to perspire by means of live coals placed …

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alsa HILIGAYNON

álsa - (Sp. alza, alzar) A rise in price; the raising of merchandise, money, etc. on credit; to raise, lift, …

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aludaid ILOKANO

v. /AG-/ to sidle, shuffle; to move by dragging the feet in a sitting position. Agal-aludaid nga dimmanon ditoy. He …

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amang ILOKANO

n. refuge, shelter, protection; protector. v. /-UM-/ to take refuge or shelter, to seek protection. Mapan ka umamang iti adayo …

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ambak CEBUANO

ambak v [A; c] jump down to a lower place. Ang túbig nga nag-ambak sa línaw gíkan sa humayan, The …

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