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Word: -ng

English Definition: (lig) variant of NA


 

Word: a!

English Definition: (intj.) an exclamation of sudden recollection

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: A! Naalala ko na! (A! Now I remember!)


 

Word: aba!

English Definition: (intj.) an exclamation of surprise, wonder, or disgust; emphatic denial.

Examples: Aba! Bakit ngayon mo lang sinabi? (Hey, how come you only said it now?)


 

Word: abaka


 

Word: abakada

English Definition: (noun) alphabet

Examples: Ang mga bata ay nag-aral ng abakada sa paaralan. (The children studied the alphabet in school.)


 

Word: abala

English Definition: see abala1 see abala2


 

Word: abala1

Active Verb: mag-abala

English Definition: 1) delay, detention, disturbance (noun) 2) to trouble oneself over something or somebody -- mag-abala (active verb) 3) to disturb somebody or someone -- umabala (active verb), inabala (passive verb)

Examples: Active: Huwag kang mag-abala. (Do not trouble yourself.) Active: Siya ang umabala sa akin. (He was the one who disturbed me.) Passive: Inabala ko siya. (I disturbed him.)


 

Word: abala2

Active Verb: umabala

Passive Verb: abalahin

English Definition: 1) delay, detention, disturbance (noun) 2) to trouble oneself over something or somebody -- mag-abala (active verb) 3) to disturb somebody or someone -- umabala (active verb), inabala (passive verb)

Examples: Active: Huwag kang mag-abala. (Do not trouble yourself.) Active: Siya ang umabala sa akin. (He was the one who disturbed me.) Passive: Inabala ko siya. (I disturbed him.)


 

Word: abaloryo

English Definition: (noun) glass beads; bead work

L2 Definition:

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Word: abang

Active Verb: mag-abang

Passive Verb: abangan

English Definition: to wait or watch for someone or some vehicle to come by.

Examples: Mag-abang ka ng sasakyan. (Wait for a ride.), active verb. Abangan mo ang sasakyan. (Wait for the vehicle.), passive verb.


 

Word: abaniko

Active Verb: mag-abaniko

English Definition: (noun) folding fan (active verb) to fan oneself

L2 Definition: (synonym) pamaypay

Notes:

Examples: 1. Gamitin mo ang abaniko kung gusto mong magpalamig. (Use the folding fan if you want to have some fresh air.) 2. Mag-abaniko ka. ([You] fan yourself.)

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Word: abante

Active Verb: umabante

Passive Verb: iabante

English Definition: 1) to move forward (active verb) 2) to move something forward (passive verb)

Examples: Active: Umabante ka ng kaunti. (You move forward a little.) Passive: Iabante mo ang kotse ng kaunti. (Move the car forward a little.)


 

Word: abay

Active Verb: umabay

Passive Verb: abayan

English Definition: 1) companion, best man, bridesmaid (noun) 2) to escort, act as best man, maid of honor, or bridesmaid (active verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1. Si Pedro ang abay ni Juan sa kasal. (Peter is the best man in John's wedding.) 2. Umabay si Pedro sa kasal ni Juan. (Peter acted as best man in John's wedding.) 3. Abayan mo si Juan sa kasal niya. (Be John's best man in his wedding.)


 

Word: abiso

Active Verb: mag-abiso

Passive Verb: abisuhan

English Definition: 1) notice, notification (noun) 2) to announce; to inform, to notify (active verb)

Examples: Abisuhan mo si Juan ng aking pagdating. (Notify John about my arrival.)


 

Word: abitsuwela

English Definition: (noun) snap bean

L2 Definition: (var.) bitsuelas


 

Word: abnoy

English Definition: (adj) Tagalog slang for abnormal, crazy, insane

L2 Definition: (pang-uri/adj) Salitang balbal (slang)- baliw, alanganin


 

Word: abnoy

English Definition: (adj) Tagalog slang for abnormal, crazy, insane

L2 Definition: (pang-uri/adj) Salitang balbal (slang)- baliw, alanganin


 

Word: abo

English Definition: 1) ashes (noun) 2) grey (adj)


 

Word: abogada

English Definition: (noun) female lawyer, attorney-at-law

L2 Definition:

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Word: abogado

English Definition: (noun) male lawyer, attorney-at-law


 

Word: abokado

English Definition: (noun) avocado


 

Word: abot

English Definition: see abot1 see abot2


 

Word: abot1

Active Verb: mag-abot

Passive Verb: abutan

English Definition:


j<-H

Examples:


j<-H


 

Word: abot2

Active Verb: umabot

Passive Verb: abutin

English Definition:


j<-H

Examples:


j<-H


 

Word: abrelata

English Definition: (noun) can opener

L2 Definition: (syn) pambukas


 

Word: abrigo

English Definition: (noun) wrap, lady's coat

L2 Definition:

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Word: Abril

English Definition: (noun) April


 

Word: abubot

English Definition: (noun) knickknacks carried around


 

Word: abuloy

English Definition: see abuloy1 see abuloy2


 

Word: abuloy1

Active Verb: mag-abuloy

Passive Verb: abuluyan

English Definition: 1) contribution, help-fund, relief, aid, subsidy (noun) 2) to contribute, to aid (verb)

Examples: Mag-abuloy ka sa patay. (Contribute [some money] for the funeral.) Umabuloy ka sa kanya. (Help him.)


 

Word: abuloy2

Active Verb: umabuloy

Passive Verb: iabuloy

English Definition: 1) contribution, help-fund, relief, aid, subsidy (noun) 2) to contribute, to aid (verb)

Examples: 1) contribution, help-fund, relief, aid, subsidy (noun) 2) to contribute, to aid (verb)


 

Word: aburido

English Definition: (adj) anxious, confused

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: abusado

English Definition: (adj) abusive

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: abuso

English Definition: (noun) abuse, maltreatment

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: adhika

English Definition: (noun) goal, objective


 

Word: adidas

English Definition: (n) Tagalog slang for chicken feet

L2 Definition: (pangalan/salitang balbal) paa ng manok


 

Word: adobo

English Definition: a Filipino pork/chicken dish marinated in vinegar, soy sauce, garlic, pepper

Examples: Adobong manok at baboy ang ulam ni Shiela kagabi. (Shiela had marinated chicken and pork dish last night.)


 

Word: agad

English Definition: (adv) at once, soon, immediately, right away, promptly

Examples: Tumakbo siya agad. (He ran at once.)


 

Word: agahan

English Definition: (noun) breakfast

L2 Definition: (syn) almusal


 

Word: agap

Active Verb: umagap

Passive Verb: agapan

English Definition: 1) promptness, quickness (noun) 2) prompt, punctual, quick (adj) 3) to anticipate, to watch for something, to make sure that one gets it, take advantage of something by being early or prompt

Examples: 1) Maagap si Basilio sa pagdating sa trabaho. (Basilio is punctual at work.) 2) Agapan mo ang mga sariwang gulay sa palengke. (Get to the market early to get the fresh vegetables.) 3) Inagapan niya ang mga sariwang isda sa palengke kaninang madaling


 

Word: agaw

English Definition: see agaw1 see agaw2


 

Word: agaw1

Active Verb: mang-agaw

Passive Verb: agawan

English Definition: 1) sudden snatching away (noun) 2) to snatch, to grab (verb) 3) to participate in grabbing (verb)

L2 Definition:

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Examples: 1) Huwag kang mang-agaw ng gamit ng iba. (Don't snatch away other people's things.) 2) Umagaw ka sa pabitin.(Get in there and grab for the hanging object.) 3) Inagaw ni Pedro ang baon ni Juan. (Peter snatched John's brown bag.)


 

Word: agaw2

Active Verb: umagaw

Passive Verb: agawin

English Definition: 1) sudden snatching away (noun) 2) to snatch, to grab (verb) 3) to participate in grabbing (verb)

Examples: 1) Huwag kang mang-agaw ng gamit ng iba. (Don't snatch away other people's things.) 2) Umagaw ka sa pabitin.(Get in there and grab for the hanging object.) 3) Inagaw ni Pedro ang baon ni Juan. (Peter snatched John's brown bag.)


 

Word: agham

English Definition: (noun) science


 

Word: agila

English Definition: (noun) eagle

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: agiw

English Definition: (noun) cobweb


 

Word: agos

Active Verb: umagos

Passive Verb: iagos

English Definition: 1) current (noun) 2) having swift currents (adj) 3) to be carried away by the current (verb) 4) to flow (verb)

Examples: 1) Mabilis ang agos sa ilog. (The current in the river is fast.) 2) Maagos ang ilog ngayong tag-ulan. (The river has swift currents this rainy season.) 3) Baka agusin inyong bangka sa lakas ng ulan. (Your boat might be carried away by the curren


 

Word: Agosto

English Definition: (noun) August

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: aguhilya

English Definition: (noun) hair pin

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: ahas

English Definition: (noun) snake


 

Word: ahensiya

English Definition: (noun) pawnshop, agency

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: ahente

English Definition: (noun) agent; salesman

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: ahit

Active Verb: mag-ahit

Passive Verb: ahitin

English Definition: 1) the shaved part; a shaving service (noun) 2) to shave (verb)

Examples: 1) Ahitin mo ang iyong balbas. (Shave your beard.) 2) Inahit ni Pedro ang kanyang balbas. (Pedro shaved his beard.) 3) Makinis ang ahit niyang ulo. (His shaved head is smooth.)


 

Word: ahon

English Definition: see ahon1 see ahon2


 

Word: ahon1

Active Verb: mag-ahon

Passive Verb: iahon

English Definition: 1) to take something out of the water 2) to get out of the water

Examples: 1) Iahon mo ang bata sa tubig. (Pull the child out of the water.) 2) Umahon na tayo. (Let's get out of the water.) 3) Inahon nila ang lumubog na banka sa dagat. (They took the sunken boat out of the sea.)


 

Word: ahon2

Active Verb: umahon

English Definition: 1) to take something out of the water 2) to get out of the water

Examples: 1) Iahon mo ang bata sa tubig. (Pull the child out of the water.) 2) Umahon na tayo. (Let's get out of the water.) 3) Inahon nila ang lumubog na banka sa dagat. (They took the sunken boat out of the sea.)


 

Word: akala

Active Verb: mag-akala

Passive Verb: akalain

English Definition: 1) idea, belief (noun) 2) to think (post-verb) 3) to believe, to presume, to think, to conceive, to imagine, to opine (active verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Iyan ay maling akala. (That is a wrong idea.) 2) Akala ko'y kumain ka na. (I thought you had already eaten.) 3) Huwag kang mag-akala na ako ay taksil. (Don't get the idea that I'm unfaithful.) 4) Baka akalain mong ako ay taksil. (You might think I'm u


 

Word: akap

English Definition: see akap1 see akap2


 

Word: akap1

Active Verb: mang-akap

Passive Verb: akapin

English Definition: 1) to embrace with a connotation of farce 2) to embrace someone

Examples: 1) Nang-akap siya ng babae. (He embraced a woman.) 2) Inakap niya ako. (He embraced me.)


 

Word: akap2

Active Verb: umakap

English Definition: 1) to embrace with a connotation of farce 2) to embrace someone

Examples: 1) Nang-akap siya ng babae. (He embraced a woman.) 2) Inakap niya ako. (He embraced me.)


 

Word: akasya

English Definition: (noun) acacia tree; monkeypod


 

Word: akay

Active Verb: umakay

Passive Verb: akayin

English Definition: 1) person led by the hand (noun) 2) to lead by the hand (verb) 3) to hang on [for support or guidance] (verb)

Examples: 1) Sino ang akay mo? (Who are you leading?) 2) Inakay niya ang bata. (He led the child by the hand.) 3) Umakay siya sa akin. (He hung on to me [for support].)


 

Word: akin

English Definition: (pron.) my, mine


 

Word: akit

Active Verb: umakit

Passive Verb: inakit

English Definition: (verb) to charm, to attract, to lure, to entice

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Akitin mo ang mga mamimili sa pamamagitan ng iyong ganda. (Attract the buyers over by means of your beauty.) 2) Inakit niya ako. (She enticed me.)


 

Word: aklat

English Definition: (noun) book


 

Word: aklatan

English Definition: (noun) library


 

Word: akma

English Definition: see akma1 see akma2


 

Word: akma1

Active Verb: mag-akma

Passive Verb: iakma

English Definition: 1) to set something (passive verb) 2) to get ready to do something, to be properly fitted (active verb)

Examples: 1) Iakma mo ang baril. (Aim the gun.) 2) Umakma siya. (He got ready [to do something].)


 

Word: akma2

Active Verb: umakma

English Definition: 1) to set something (passive verb) 2) to get ready to do something, to be properly fitted (active verb)

Examples: 1) Iakma mo ang baril. (Aim the gun.) 2) Umakma siya. (He got ready [to do something].)


 

Word: ako

English Definition: see ako1 see ako2

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: ako1

English Definition: (pronoun) "I" first person


 

Word: aksaya

Active Verb: mag-aksaya

Passive Verb: aksayahin

English Definition: 1) waste, wastage (noun) 2) wasteful (adj) 3) wasted (passive verb) 4) to squander, to use something wastefully, to be wasted, to go to waste (active verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Aksaya lang ng oras ng manood ng TV. (It's only a waste of time watching TV.) 2) Maaksaya sa paggamit ng papel si Nena. (Nena's paper usage is wasteful.) 3) Inaksaya ni Pedro ang kanyang mana. (Peter wasted his inheritance.) 4) Huwag pag-aksayah


 

Word: aksidente

Active Verb: maaksidente

English Definition: 1) accident (noun) 2) to meet an accident (verb)

Notes: Spanish word

Examples: Naaksidente siya kahapon. (He met an accident yesterday.)


 

Word: akto

Active Verb: umakto

English Definition: to act, to perform as in a play, to behave

Notes: Spanish word

Examples: Umakto siyang baliw sa isang palabas. (He took the role of a crazy person in a play.)


 

Word: akwaryum

English Definition: (noun) aquarium, fish tank


 

Word: akyat

English Definition: see akyat1 see akyat2


 

Word: akyat1

Active Verb: mag-akyat

Passive Verb: iakyat

English Definition: 1) to carry something up a height 2) to climb up, to go up something

Examples: 1) Mag-akyat ka rito ng isang baldeng tubig. (Bring a pail of water up here.) 2) Umakyat ka sa punong mangga. (Go up the mango tree.) 3) Inakyat ni Pepito ang punong mangga. (Pepito went up the mango tree.)


 

Word: akyat2

Active Verb: umakyat

Passive Verb: akyatin

English Definition: 1) to carry something up a height 2) to climb up, to go up something

Examples: 1) Mag-akyat ka rito ng isang baldeng tubig. (Bring a pail of water up here.) 2) Umakyat ka sa punong mangga. (Go up the mango tree.) 3) Inakyat ni Pepito ang punong mangga. (Pepito went up the mango tree.)


 

Word: alaala

Active Verb: maalaala

Passive Verb: alalahanin

English Definition: (noun) remembrance, souvernir, memory, recollection (active verb) to remember

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Maalala mo kaya ang pangalan niya. (Would you be able to remember his name?)


 

Word: alab

English Definition: (noun) fire


 

Word: alaga

Active Verb: mag-alaga

Passive Verb: alagaan

English Definition: 1) pet, ward, person, animal or the thing being taken care of (noun) 2) to take care of, to raise, to bring (verb)

Examples: 1) Si Maria ay may alagang pagong. (Maria has a pet turtle.) 2) Mag-alaga ka ng bata. (Take care of the child.) 3) Alagaan mo ang iyong kapatid. (Take care of your brother [or sister].)


 

Word: alagad

English Definition: (noun) disciple, follower, apostle, helper


 

Word: alahas

English Definition: (noun) jewelry, jewels


 

Word: alahero

English Definition: (noun) jewel maker, repairer; jewel merchant

L2 Definition:

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Examples:


 

Word: alak

English Definition: (noun) wine, liquor


 

Word: alakdan

English Definition: (noun) scorpion


 

Word: alala

Active Verb: mag-alala

Passive Verb: alalahanin

English Definition: 1) memory, recollection (noun) 2) to worry, to be anxious about something (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Huwag kang mag-alala.(Don't worry.) 2) Huwag mo siyang alalahanin. (Don't worry about him.)


 

Word: alalay

Active Verb: umalalay

Passive Verb: alalayan

English Definition: 1) assistant, helper (noun) 2) to take precaution, to practice moderation or to act moderately (verb) 3) to give support, to help (verb)

Examples: 1) Kasama ni Nora ang kanyang alalay. (Nora brings along her assistant.) 2) Umalalay siya sa may sakit. (He gave support to the sick.) 3) Alalayan mo ang may sakit. (Help the sick). 4) Alalayan mo ang pagkain. (Eat moderately.)


 

Word: alam

Active Verb: umalam

Passive Verb: alamin

English Definition: 1) knowledge (noun) 2) knowledgeable, well-versed (adj) 3) to know, to have a knowledge of, to find out (post-verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) May alam ka ba sa nangyari? (Do you have any knowledge about what happened?) 2) Maalam si Juliana tungkol sa paggamot ng mga bata. (Juliana is knowledgeable in treating children's illness..) 3) Alamin mo kung saan nakatira si Constancia. (Find


 

Word: alamang

English Definition: (noun) tiny shrimps


 

Word: alamat

English Definition: (noun) folklore, tradition


 

Word: alambre

English Definition: (noun) wire


 

Word: alampay

English Definition: (noun) shoulder kerchief


 

Word: alangan

Active Verb: mag-alangan

English Definition: 1) uncertain, doubtful, insufficient, not fitted, unfit (adj) 2) to be uncertain, to be doubtful, to be inadequate (active verb)

Examples: 1) Alangan ang kanyang pagtitiwala sa gobyerno. (He is doubtful about trusting the government.) 2) Huwag kang mag-alangan tungkol sa iyong pananampalataya sa Diyos. (Don't doubt your faith in God.)


 

Word: alapaap

English Definition: (noun) clouds


 

Word: alas

English Definition: (noun) ace

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: alat

Active Verb: umalat

Passive Verb: alatan

English Definition: 1) saltiness (noun) 2) salty (adj.) 3) to become salty (active verb) 4) to make something salty (passive verb) 5) Tagalog slang for police

Examples: 1) Kulang sa alat ang niluto niyang adobo. (The adobo she cooked had less saltiness.) 2) Maalat ang niluto niyang adobo. (The adobo she cooked was salty.) 3) Umalat ang niluto niyang adobo pagkatapos niyang dagdagan ng toyo. (The adobo she cooked became s


 

Word: alat

Active Verb: umalat

Passive Verb: alatan

English Definition: 1) saltiness (noun) 2) salty (adj.) 3) to become salty (active verb) 4) to make something salty (passive verb) 5) Tagalog slang for police

Examples: 1) Kulang sa alat ang niluto niyang adobo. (The adobo she cooked had less saltiness.) 2) Maalat ang niluto niyang adobo. (The adobo she cooked was salty.) 3) Umalat ang niluto niyang adobo pagkatapos niyang dagdagan ng toyo. (The adobo she cooked became s


 

Word: alay

English Definition: see alay1 see alay2


 

Word: alay1

Active Verb: mag-alay

Passive Verb: alayan

English Definition: 1) dedication, offering (noun) 2) to dedicate, to offer (verb)

Examples: 1) Nagbigay siya ng alay sa simbahan. (He gave an offering to the church.) 2) Mag-alay ka ng bulaklak sa Birhen. (Offer flowers to the Virgin.) 3) Ialay mo ang iyong buhay sa Diyos. (Make your life an offering to God.)


 

Word: alay2

Active Verb: umalay

Passive Verb: ialay

English Definition: 1) dedication, offering (noun) 2) to dedicate, to offer (verb)

Examples: 1) Nagbigay siya ng alay sa simbahan. (He gave an offering to the church.) 2) Mag-alay ka ng bulaklak sa Birhen. (Offer flowers to the Virgin.) 3) Ialay mo ang iyong buhay sa Diyos. (Make your life an offering to God.)


 

Word: albularyo

English Definition: (noun) a quack doctor who usually uses herbs for treatment of any kind of ailment


 

Word: ale

English Definition: (noun) aunt, step mother; expression addressed to a woman; reference to a woman.


 

Word: Aleman

English Definition: (noun) German


 

Word: aligi

English Definition: (noun) fat of crabs, shrimps


 

Word: aligid

Active Verb: umaligid

English Definition: 1) circling around (adj) 2) to circle around, to hang around (verb)

Examples: Umaligid sa kaniya ang maraming tao. (Many people hovered around him.)


 

Word: alikabok

English Definition: 1) dust (noun) 2) /ma-/ dusty (adj)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Maalikabok sa loob ng bahay. (It is dusty inside the house.)


 

Word: alila

Active Verb: mag-alila

Passive Verb: alilain

English Definition: 1. (noun) slave, servant 2. (active verb) to make, or to treat somebody like a slave 3. (passive verb) to be made, or to be treated like a slave

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: alimango

English Definition: (noun) a species of crab, big crab

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: alimasag

English Definition: (noun) a species of crab; a crab with speckled shell

L2 Definition:

Notes:

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Word: alin

English Definition: (pron) which, which one


 

Word: alindog

English Definition: (noun) personal charm; gorgeousness


 

Word: aling

English Definition: (adj) a title of familiar respect used with the first name of a woman; when the name is not appended, the noun form is ALE.


 

Word: alingasaw

Active Verb: umalingasaw

English Definition: 1) effusion or emanation of an offensive odor (noun) 2) to effuse an offensive odor (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Umaalingasaw ang bulok na isda. (An offensive odor emanates from the rotten fish.)


 

Word: alinlangan

English Definition: (noun) doubt, skepticism, insecurity, uncertainty


 

Word: alinsangan

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ warm, hot

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Maalinsangan sa Maynila tuwing tag-araw. (It is hot in Manila during summer.)


 

Word: alipin

English Definition: (noun) slave


 

Word: alipunga

English Definition: (noun) athlete's foot


 

Word: alipusta

Active Verb: umalipusta

Passive Verb: alipustahin

English Definition: (verb) to maltreat, to ridicule, to deride, to insult

Examples: 1) Huwag kang mang-alipusta ng mahirap na tao. (Don't ridicule a poor man.) 2) Inalipusta niya ang mahirap na ale. (She ridiculed the poor woman.)


 

Word: alis

English Definition: see alis1 see alis2


 

Word: alis1

Active Verb: mag-alis

Passive Verb: alisin

English Definition: 1) departure (noun) 2) to take away, to remove, to deduct (mag-alis; alisin) 3) to leave, to depart, to go away (umalis)

Examples: 1) Anong oras ang alis ng eroplano patungong Amerika? (What time will the plane depart for the US?) 2) Mag-alis ka ng sapatos bago pumasok ng bahay. (Remove your shoes before entering the house.) 3) Umalis siya kahapon. (He left yesterday.)


 

Word: alis2

Active Verb: umalis

English Definition: 1) departure (noun) 2) to take away, to remove, to deduct (mag-alis; alisin) 3) to leave, to depart, to go away (umalis)

Examples: 1) Anong oras ang alis ng eroplano patungong Amerika? (What time will the plane depart for the US?) 2) Mag-alis ka ng sapatos bago pumasok ng bahay. (Remove your shoes before entering the house.) 3) Umalis siya kahapon. (He left yesterday.)


 

Word: alitan

English Definition: (noun) conflict, quarrel, misunderstanding


 

Word: alitaptap

English Definition: (noun) firefly


 

Word: aliw

Active Verb: mang-aliw

Passive Verb: aliwin

English Definition: 1) consolation, comfort (noun) 2) to console, to comfort (verb)

Examples: Aliwin mo siya. (Console her)


 

Word: aliwalas

English Definition: 1) clarity, spaciousness (noun) 2) /ma-/ clear, spacious, open, well-ventilated (adj)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: alkalde

English Definition: (noun) mayor

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: alkansia

English Definition: (noun) piggy bank

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: alkila

Active Verb: mag-alkila

Passive Verb: alkilain

English Definition: 1) rent, hire (noun) 2) to hire, to rent (verb)

Examples: Umalkila ka ng bahay. (Rent a house)


 

Word: alkitran

English Definition: (noun) tar, pitch

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: alma

Active Verb: umalma

English Definition: (verb) to rise on the hind legs

Notes: Spanish word

Examples: Umalma ang mailap na kabayo. (The untamed horse rose on his hind legs.)


 

Word: almires

English Definition: (noun) a small stone mortar


 

Word: almirol

English Definition: (noun) laundry starch

L2 Definition: (var) amirol

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: almusal

Active Verb: mag-almusal

English Definition: 1) breakfast (noun) 2) to have breakfast (verb)

L2 Definition: (syn) agahan

Examples: Mag-almusal tayo ng maaga. (Let's have breakfast early.)


 

Word: alog

Active Verb: mag-alog

Passive Verb: alugin

English Definition: 1) shaking up (noun) 2) to shake the contents of (verb) 3) to shake

Examples: 1) Alugin mo ang kahon. (Shake the box.) 2) Umalog ang sasakyan. (The vehicle shook.)


 

Word: alok

English Definition: see alok1 see alok2


 

Word: alok1

Active Verb: mag-alok

Passive Verb: ialok

English Definition: 1) offer (noun) 2) to offer, to advertise (verb)

Examples: 1) May alok ako para sa iyo. ( I have an offer for you.) 2) Mag-alok ka sa mga bisita ng pagkain. (Offer the guests some food.) 3) Alukin mo siya ng pagkain. (Offer him some food.)


 

Word: alok2

Active Verb: umalok

Passive Verb: alukin

English Definition: 1) offer (noun) 2) to offer, to advertise (verb)

Examples: 1) May alok ako para sa iyo. ( I have an offer for you.) 2) Mag-alok ka sa mga bisita ng pagkain. (Offer the guests some food.) 3) Alukin mo siya ng pagkain. (Offer him some food.)


 

Word: alon

Active Verb: umalon

English Definition: 1) waves (noun) 2) to move like waves (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Umalon ng malakas kahapon sa dagat. (The waves were big yesterday at the sea.)


 

Word: alpas

Active Verb: umalpas

Passive Verb: alpasan

English Definition: 1) to become free, loose, untied (as animals) 2) to be able to break loose

Examples: 1) Naka-alpas ang mga bilanggo. (The prisoners were able to break loose.)


 

Word: alpiler

English Definition: (noun) pin, brooch


 

Word: alsa

Active Verb: mag-alsa

Passive Verb: ialsa

English Definition: 1) a rising, as of dough (noun) 2) to rise (umalsa) 3) to rebel, to revolt, to rise up against, to stage a strike (mag-alsa) 4) to lift something (alsahin)

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish word

Examples: 1) Umalsa ang puto. (The rice cake rose.) 2) Nais mag-alsa ang mga manggagawa. (The laborers wanted to stage a strike.) 3) Alsahin mo ito. (Lift this up.)


 

Word: altar

English Definition: (noun) altar, shrine


 

Word: alulod

English Definition: (noun) rain pipe, rain gutter, downspout


 

Word: alumpihit

English Definition: (adj) wriggling and twisting (due to discomfort or pain).


 

Word: alupihan

English Definition: (noun) centipede


 

Word: am

English Definition: (noun) broth of rice


 

Word: ama

English Definition: (noun) father


 

Word: amag

English Definition: (noun) mold, mildew


 

Word: amain

English Definition: (noun) uncle


 

Word: amang

English Definition: (noun) reference to a boy


 

Word: amba

Active Verb: umamba

Passive Verb: ambaan, inambaan

English Definition: (verb) to gesture threateningly

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Umamba siyang susuntukin si Pedro. (He gestured as though he will hit Peter.) 2) Inaambaan niya ako. (He gestured to me threateningly.)


 

Word: ambag

Active Verb: mag-ambag

Passive Verb: iambag

English Definition: 1) contribution, share in a collective affair (noun) 2) to contribute, to give a share of any kind (verb)

Examples: Mag-ambag tayo para sa mga mahihirap. (Let's give something to the poor.)


 

Word: ambon

Active Verb: umambon

English Definition: 1) drizzle, light rain, shower (noun) 2) to drizzle, to shower lightly (verb)

Examples: Umambon kahapon. (It showered lightly yesterday.)


 

Word: ambulansya

English Definition: (noun) ambulance

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: amerikana

English Definition: 1) suit for men; sports jacket (noun) 2) American female

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: Amerikano

English Definition: (noun) American male


 

Word: amin

English Definition: (pron) first person plural number pronoun (exclusive) meaning "our", "ours", "us"; shows possession or location when preceded by SA.

Examples: Pumunta ka sa amin. (Go to our place.)


 

Word: amirol

English Definition: (noun) starch

L2 Definition: (var) almirol


 

Word: amo

English Definition: see amo1 see amo2


 

Word: amo1

Active Verb: mag-amo

Passive Verb: amuin

English Definition: 1) boss, master, employer, manager (noun) 2) tame, not wild (adj) 3) to placate (verb) 4) to become tame, to become domesticated, submissive (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish noun has different stress mark compared to adjective and verb AMO

Examples: 1) Amuin mo siya. (Placate him.) 2) Umamo ang mabangis na leon. (The fierce lion became tame.)


 

Word: amo2

Active Verb: umamo

English Definition: 1) boss, master, employer, manager (noun) 2) tame, not wild (adj) 3) to placate (verb) 4) to become tame, to become domesticated, submissive (verb)

Examples: 1) Amuin mo siya. (Placate him.) 2) Umamo ang mabangis na leon. (The fierce lion became tame.)


 

Word: amot

Active Verb: umamot

Passive Verb: amutan

English Definition: (verb) to obtain, procure, buy at cost price.

Examples: Umamot siya ng isang kilong bigas. (He bought a kilo of rice at cost.)


 

Word: amoy

Active Verb: mangamoy

Passive Verb: amuyin

English Definition: 1) smell, odor; aroma, body odor; intensive smell; offensive smell (noun) 2) to smell something -- amuyin (verb) 3) to become smelly or odorous (verb)

Examples: 1) Amuyin mo nga ito. (Smell this.) 2) Mangamoy kaya ako pag kumain ako ng maraming bawang? (Will I become smelly if I eat lots of garlic?)


 

Word: ampalaya

English Definition: (noun) bitter melon, balsam apple, amargoso

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: ampan

English Definition: (noun) sugared popcorn


 

Word: ampaw

English Definition: (noun) puffed rice or corn; sugared popcorn


 

Word: ampon

Active Verb: mag-ampon

Passive Verb: ampunin

English Definition: 1) adopted child; protection in the form of adoption (noun) 2) to adopt a child (verb)

Examples: Mag-ampon ka ng bata. (Adopt a child.) Ampunin mo ang bata (Adopt the child.)


 

Word: anahaw

English Definition: (noun) palm tree


 

Word: anak

Active Verb: manganak

Passive Verb: ipanganak

English Definition: 1) child, son/daughter, offspring (noun) 2) to be born (verb) 3) to give birth

Examples: 1) Si Maria ay bumalik agad sa trabaho tatlong araw pagkatapos niyang manganak. (Maria returned to work three days after she gave birth.) 2) Ipinanganak na bulag ang bata. (The child was born blind.) 3) Anong araw mo gustong ipanganak ang bata? (Wha


 

Word: anay

English Definition: (noun) termite


 

Word: andador

English Definition: (noun) walking aid for babies

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: andamyo

English Definition: (noun) gangplank

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: andar

Active Verb: umandar

English Definition: (verb) to work, to function, to start as in machinery

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish word

Examples: Umandar ang kotse. (The car started.)


 

Word: ang

English Definition: (marker) definite article similar to "the" that marks the topic of the sentence; focus marker, topic marker


 

Word: anghang

English Definition: (adj) spicy (food); peppery hot


 

Word: anghel

English Definition: (noun) angel


 

Word: angkan

English Definition: (noun) family, lineage


 

Word: angkas

English Definition: see angkas1 see angkas2


 

Word: angkas1

Active Verb: mag-angkas

Passive Verb: iangkas

English Definition: 1) to take someone for a ride -- mag-angkas, iangkas (verb) 2) to hitch a ride, to ride with someone -- umangkas, angkasan (verb)

Examples: 1) Iangkas mo ako sa iyong bisikleta. (You take me for a ride on your bicycle.) 2) Umangkas ako sa kotse niya. (I got a ride in his car.)


 

Word: angkas2

Active Verb: umangkas

Passive Verb: angkasan

English Definition: 1) to take someone for a ride -- mag-angkas, iangkas (verb) 2) to hitch a ride, to ride with someone -- umangkas, angkasan (verb)

Examples: 1) Iangkas mo ako sa iyong bisikleta. (You take me for a ride on your bicycle.) 2) Umangkas ako sa kotse niya. (I got a ride in his car.)


 

Word: angkin

Active Verb: mag-angkin

Passive Verb: angkinin

English Definition: 1) inborn, natural, having or possessing (adj) 2) to possess (usually used in the incompleted aspect meaning "possessing or having" -- mag-angkin (verb) 3) to claim ownership usually of something that legally belongs to someone else --

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Siya ay may angkin na talino sa pag-awit. (She had an inborn talent in singing.) 2) Nais niyang angkinin ang lahat ng lupain ng kanyang kapatid. (He wants to claim all of his brother's land).


 

Word: angkop

English Definition: (adj) fit or proper


 

Word: ani

Active Verb: mag-ani

Passive Verb: anihin

English Definition: 1) harvest (noun) 2) to harvest, to reap (verb)

Examples: 1) Mas marami silang ani ngayong taon. (They had more harvest this year.) 2) Umani kami ng palay. (We harvested rice.)


 

Word: anib

Active Verb: umanib

English Definition: (verb) to join an organization

Examples: Umanib siya sa simbahan ng Iglesia ni Cristo. (He joined the church of Iglesia ni Cristo.)


 

Word: anibersaryo

English Definition: (noun) anniversary


 

Word: anim

English Definition: (number) six


 

Word: aninag

English Definition: (adj) visible, transparent, translucent


 

Word: anino

English Definition: (noun) shadow, reflection


 

Word: anis

English Definition: (noun) nutmeg


 

Word: anit

English Definition: (noun) scalp


 

Word: anito

English Definition: (noun) deity, idol


 

Word: ano

English Definition: (int) what; as a greeting, it means "hello"

Examples: Ano ang pangalan mo? (What is your name?) Update this


 

Word: anod

Active Verb: maanod

Passive Verb: ianod

English Definition: (verb) to be carried away by the current

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Inanod ng tubig ang bakya. (The wooden shoes were carried away by the current.)


 

Word: anta

English Definition: (adj) rancid (food)


 

Word: antena

English Definition: (noun) antenna

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: antimano

English Definition: (conj) beforehand


 

Word: anting-anting

English Definition: (noun) amulet


 

Word: antok

Active Verb: maantok

Passive Verb: antukin

English Definition: (verb) to be sleepy

Examples: Inantok ang bata. (The child got sleepy.)


 

Word: anu-ano

English Definition: (int) plural form of the question word ANO (what)


 

Word: anuman

English Definition: (pron) whatsoever; usually occurs with WALANG as in WALANG ANUMAN to mean "not at all" or "there is nothing to it".


 

Word: anyaya

Active Verb: mag-anyaya

Passive Verb: anyayahan

English Definition: 1) invitation (noun) 2) to invite (verb)

Examples: 1) Mag-anyaya ka ng maraming bisita sa fiesta. (Invite many guests to the fiesta.) 2) Anyayahan mo si Pedro at Juan sa kasal. (Invite Peter and John to the wedding.)


 

Word: anyo

English Definition: (noun) figure, form, appearance


 

Word: apa

English Definition: (noun) thin rolled wafer of rice, starch, and brown sugar; ice cream cone


 

Word: aparador

English Definition: (noun) cupboard; clothes closet, or cabinet

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: apat

English Definition: (number) four


 

Word: apaw

Active Verb: umapaw

English Definition: (verb) to overflow, to inundate

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Umapaw ang tubig sa kanal. (The water overflowed the canal.)


 

Word: apdo

English Definition: (noun) bile, gall


 

Word: apelyido

English Definition: (noun) surname, last name


 

Word: api

Active Verb: mang-api

Passive Verb: apihin

English Definition: (verb) to maltreat, to abuse, to oppress, to harm

Examples: 1) Huwag mong apihin ang bata. (Don't abuse the child.) 2) Huwag kang mang-api ng iyong kapwa. (Don't maltreat your fellowmen.)


 

Word: apir

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a form of greeting similar to American high-five, where the arms are raised and the palms touch as a sign of "okay", "cool", "good"

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Batiang ipinamamalas sa pamamagitan ng pagdadaiti ng mg palad ng mga nagbabatian


 

Word: apir

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a form of greeting similar to American high-five, where the arms are raised and the palms touch as a sign of "okay", "cool", "good"

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Batiang ipinamamalas sa pamamagitan ng pagdadaiti ng mg palad ng mga nagbabatian


 

Word: aplaya

English Definition: (noun) beach


 

Word: apo

English Definition: (noun) grandchild (term of reference)


 

Word: apog

English Definition: (noun) lime (Tagalog slang) idiom for someone who is dense or shameless

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) makapal ang mukha, walang kahihiyan


 

Word: apoy

English Definition: 1) fire (noun) 2) fiery, flaming -- maapoy (adj)


 

Word: apuhap

Active Verb: mag-apuhap

Passive Verb: apuhapin

English Definition: (verb) to feel something by extending the hand

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Inapuhap niya ang pera niya sa dilim. (He groped for his money in the dark.)


 

Word: apulid

English Definition: (noun) water chestnut


 

Word: aral

Active Verb: mag-aral

Passive Verb: aralin

English Definition: (verb) to study

Examples: Mag-aral ka ng iyong leksiyon. (Study your lesson.)


 

Word: araro

English Definition: see araro1 see araro2

L2 Definition:

Notes:


 

Word: araro1

English Definition: (noun) plow

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: araro2

Active Verb: mag-araro

Passive Verb: araruhin

English Definition: (verb) to plow

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: araw

Active Verb: umaraw

English Definition: 1) sun (noun) 2) day (noun) 3) to shine brightly (the sun's coming out)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Umaraw kahapon. (The sun was out yesterday.)


 

Word: araw-araw

English Definition: (adv) every day


 

Word: ari

English Definition: (noun) property


 

Word: arkitekto

English Definition: (noun) architect


 

Word: armado

English Definition: (adj) armed

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish word

Examples:


 

Word: armas

English Definition: (noun) arms, weapon

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: artista

English Definition: (noun) actor/actress (in the movie, stage, television, etc.)


 

Word: aruga

Active Verb: mag-aruga

Passive Verb: arugain

English Definition: (verb) to take care of, to nurture, to rear

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Mag-aruga ka ng mga anak mo. (Take care of your children.)


 

Word: asa

Active Verb: umasa

Passive Verb: asahan

English Definition: (verb) to hope for, to bear in mind

Examples: Asahan mong di kita malilimutan. (Bear in mind that I won't forget you.)


 

Word: asal

English Definition: (noun) custom, habit, behavior, manners


 

Word: asam

Active Verb: umaasam

Passive Verb: inaasam

English Definition: (verb) to long for, to desire something

Examples: Umaasam-asam siya na ikaw ay babalik. (He is longing for your return.) Inaasam niya ang iyong pagbabalik. (She longs for your return.)


 

Word: asarol

Active Verb: mag-asarol

Passive Verb: asarolin

English Definition: 1) a large hoe (noun) 2) to use a hoe, as in tilling the soil (verb)

Examples: Asarolin natin ang halamanan. (Let's hoe the garden.)


 

Word: asawa

Active Verb: mag-asawa

English Definition: 1) wife/husband, spouse (term of reference) 2) to get married (verb) 3) a couple (adjective)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Si Aling Nena ang asawa ni Mang Pandoy. (Aling Nena is the wife of Mang Pandoy.) 2) Gusto na ni Pedro na mag-asawa. (Pedro already wants to get married.) 3) Sila ay mag-asawa. (They are a couple.)


 

Word: asikaso

Active Verb: mag-asikaso

Passive Verb: asikasuhin

English Definition: (verb) to mind, to take care of, to entertain

Examples: Asikasuhin mo ang mga panauhin. (Entertain the visitors.)


 

Word: asim

English Definition: 1) sourness (noun)


 

Word: asin

English Definition: (noun) salt


 

Word: asindero

English Definition: (noun) landowner, plantation owner

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish: hacienda

Examples:


 

Word: asisti

Active Verb: umasisti

Passive Verb: asistihan

English Definition: (verb) to assist, to help, to aid

Examples: Asistihan natin ang mga nangangailangan. (Let's help the needy.)


 

Word: aso

English Definition: 1) dog (noun) 2) smoke (noun)

L2 Definition: uri ng hayop

Notes: A dog is a delicacy in some northern provinces of the Philippines, e.g., Baguio, Ilocos, Cagayan, etc.

Examples: 1) Pedro has a dog. (Si Pedro ay may alagang aso.) 2) Kung may aso, may apoy. (If there's smoke, there's fire.)


 

Word: aspile

English Definition: (noun) pin, straight pin

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: astig

English Definition: (Tagalog slang/noun) a thug, a brute

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tigasin, siga


 

Word: asukal

English Definition: (noun) sugar


 

Word: asul

English Definition: (adj) blue


 

Word: asusena

English Definition: (noun) tuberose


 

Word: aswang

English Definition: (noun) ghost, evil spirit


 

Word: at

English Definition: (conj) and; connects words, phrases, entire sentences of equal syntactic rank

L2 Definition:

Notes: atbp. (short for at iba pa) = etc. (etcetera)

Examples: (at + baka) = lest; (at + nang) = so that; (at + baga naman) = although; (at + iba pa) = etcetera, and so forth


 

Word: at iba pa

English Definition: etcetera; and so forth


 

Word: atake

Active Verb: umatake

Passive Verb: atakihin

English Definition: (verb) to attack, to have an attack

Examples: Baka atakihin siya sa puso. (He might have a heart attack.)


 

Word: atat

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) extreme eagerness to do something

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) gustong-gusto, ibig na ibig


 

Word: atat

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) extreme eagerness to do something

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) gustong-gusto, ibig na ibig


 

Word: atat

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) extreme eagerness to do something

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) gustong-gusto, ibig na ibig


 

Word: ataul

English Definition: (noun) coffin, bier


 

Word: atay

English Definition: (noun) liver


 

Word: ate

English Definition: (noun) appelation for elder sister; used with or without a given name (term of address reference)


 

Word: atik

English Definition: (Tagalog slang/noun) money, cash (syn) DATUNG, BALA, BREAD, CARMONA, DAIS, TONG

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pera, salapi (iba pang tawag) DATUNG, BALA, BREAD, CARMONA, DAIS, TONG


 

Word: atin

English Definition: (pron) first person plural number pronoun (inclusive) meaning "our", "ours", "us";

L2 Definition:

Notes:


 

Word: atip

English Definition: (noun) roof, roofing


 

Word: atis

English Definition: (noun) sugar apple; custard apple

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: atomo

English Definition: (noun) atom


 

Word: atras

Active Verb: umatras

Passive Verb: iatras

English Definition: (verb) to retreat; to back up; to move back

Examples: Umatras ang kotse. (The car backed up.)


 

Word: atrasado

English Definition: (adj) late, slow


 

Word: atsara

English Definition: (noun) pickles (papaya)


 

Word: atsuwete

English Definition: (noun) shrub with burry fruits used for food coloring

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: awa

Passive Verb: maawa

English Definition: 1) grace, pity, charity, compassion (noun) 2) to take pity (verb)

Examples: Maawa ka sa akin. (Pity me.)


 

Word: awas

Active Verb: umawas

English Definition: (verb) to overflow

Examples: Umawas ang tubig sa banyo. (The water overflowed in the bathroom.)


 

Word: awat

Active Verb: umawat

Passive Verb: awatin

English Definition: 1) pacification of quarreling people (noun) 2) to pacify a quarrel, to stand between a fight (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Siya ang umawat sa kanilang dalawa. (He was the one who pacified the two of them.) 2) Awatin mo sina Teria at Violeta. (Pacify Teria and Violeta.)


 

Word: away

English Definition: see away1 see away2


 

Word: away1

Active Verb: mang-away

Passive Verb: awayin

English Definition: 1) a quarrel, dispute (noun) 2) to quarrel (with each other) -- mag-away (verb) 3) to quarrel with somebody-- mang-away, awayin (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) May away silang dalawa. (The two of them had a dispute.) 2) Mag-away kayo kung gusto ninyo. (Quarrel with each other if you want.) 3) Huwag mong awayin ang iyong maliit na kapatid. (Don't quarrel with your little sibling.)


 

Word: away2

Active Verb: mag-away

English Definition: 1) a quarrel, dispute (noun) 2) to quarrel (with each other) -- mag-away (verb) 3) to quarrel with somebody-- mang-away, awayin (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) May away silang dalawa. (The two of them had a dispute.) 2) Mag-away kayo kung gusto ninyo. (Quarrel with each other if you want.) 3) Huwag mong awayin ang iyong maliit na kapatid. (Don't quarrel with your little sibling.)


 

Word: awit

Active Verb: umawit

Passive Verb: awitin

English Definition: 1) song, chant, hymn (noun) 2) to sing (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Anong awit iyan? (What song is that?) 2) Umawit si Nena sa klase. (Nena sang in class.) 3) Awitin natin ang "Dahil sa Iyo". (Let us sing "Dahil sa Iyo".)


 

Word: awto

English Definition: (noun) car, automobile


 

Word: ay

English Definition: (part) connects the topic of the sentence and predicate when the sentence is given in reverse order; sentence inversion marker.

Examples: Umalis siya. -- Siya ay umalis. (He left.)


 

Word: ay!

English Definition: (intj) an exclamation of surprise or pain


 

Word: ayaw

Active Verb: umayaw

Passive Verb: ayawan

English Definition: (pv) to back out from; to reject, to dislike, to refuse (opposite of GUSTO)

Examples: Umayaw siya sa aking plano. (He didn't like my plan.)


 

Word: ayon

Active Verb: umayon

Passive Verb: ayunan

English Definition: 1) parallel to, in agreement with (adj) 2) according to...; as alleged by (adv) 3) to agree, to conform, to go along with (verb)

Examples: 1) Ayon kay Imelda, maganda siya. (According to Imelda, she is beautiful.) 2) Umayon si Ernesto sa balak ni Rosita. (Ernesto went along with Rosita's plan.)


 

Word: ayos

Active Verb: mag-ayos

Passive Verb: ayusin

English Definition: 1) order, orderliness (noun) 2) orderly, arranged -- maayos (adj) 3) to arrange, to put in order, to fix (verb)

Examples: 1) Mag-ayos ka ng iyong gamit sa bahay. (Put your things in order in the house.) 2) Maayos ang kanyang gamit sa bahay. (Her things at home are in order.)


 

Word: aywan

English Definition: to be ignorant of

L2 Definition: (var) ewan (syn) di alam

Examples: Aywan ko. (I don't know.)


 

Word: ba

English Definition: (prt) question marker; expressive of interrogation in yes/no questions

Examples: Mayroon ba silang ginawa? (Have they done anything?)


 

Word: baba

English Definition: see baba1 see baba2


 

Word: baba1

Active Verb: bumaba

Passive Verb: babain

English Definition: 1) descent (noun) 2) to go down, to descend (verb) 3) to lower down, to reduce, to carry to a lower level (verb) 4) chin (noun) 5) short, low -- mababa (adj) 6) to become lower, to become cheaper (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Si Anita ay nasa baba. (Anita is down below.) 2) Bumaba siya sa hagdanan. (He went down the stairs.) 3) Ibaba mo ang iyong timbang. (Reduce your weight.) 4) Si Babalu ay may mahabang baba. (Babalu has a long chin.) 5) Mababa ang mesa. (The ta


 

Word: baba2

Active Verb: magbaba

Passive Verb: ibaba

English Definition: 1) descent, below (noun) 2) to go down, to descend (verb) 3) to lower down, to reduce, to carry to a lower level (verb) 4) chin (noun) 5) short, low -- mababa (adj) 6) to become shorter, to become cheaper (verb)

Examples: 1) Si Anita ay nasa baba. (Anita is down below.) 2) Bumaba siya sa hagdanan. (He went down the stairs.) 3) Ibaba mo ang iyong timbang. (Reduce your weight.) 4) Si Babalu ay may mahabang baba. (Babalu has a long chin.) 5) Mababa ang mesa. (The ta


 

Word: babad

Active Verb: magbabad

Passive Verb: ibabad

English Definition: (verb) to soak

Examples: Ibabad mo ang damit sa sabon. (Soak the dress in soap.)


 

Word: babae

English Definition: 1) woman (noun) 2) female (adj)


 

Word: babala

English Definition: (noun) notice, sign, warning


 

Word: baboy

English Definition: (noun) pig, pork


 

Word: baboy-ramo

English Definition: (noun) wild pig


 

Word: back to back

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a gay woman

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) binalaki, babaeng bakla


 

Word: back to back

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a gay woman

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) binalaki, babaeng bakla


 

Word: bading

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) gay person, homosexual (syn in Tagalog slang) JOKLA, SIOKI, DADANG, CHAPLOK, CHAROT, CHENG, GEL TSOPI, V-JAY

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bakla (iba pang salitang balbal) JOKLA, SIOKI, DADANG, CHAPLOK, CHAROT, CHENG, GEL TSOPI, V-JAY


 

Word: bading

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) gay person, homosexual (syn in Tagalog slang) JOKLA, SIOKI, DADANG, CHAPLOK, CHAROT, CHENG, GEL TSOPI, V-JAY

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bakla (iba pang salitang balbal) JOKLA, SIOKI, DADANG, CHAPLOK, CHAROT, CHENG, GEL TSOPI, V-JAY


 

Word: badong

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a rich man

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mayamang lalaki


 

Word: badong

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a rich man

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mayamang lalaki


 

Word: badong

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a rich man

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mayamang lalaki


 

Word: bag

English Definition: (noun) bag, handbag, totebag


 

Word: baga

English Definition: 1) embers; glowing coal (noun) 2) lung (noun) 3) emphatic marker, throws more stress on the interrogation 4) although (BAGA + MAN) (conj)

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Examples: Ikaw baga, ay nagasawa? (Did you [ever] get married?)


 

Word: bagabag

Active Verb: bumagabag

Passive Verb: bagabagin

English Definition: (noun) worry, anxiety (verb) to be worried, to be anxious about something

Examples: 1) Bumagabag sa akin ang hindi niya pagsulat ng matagal. (I was worried about him not writing a letter for a long while.) 2) Huwag mong bagabagin ang iyong sarili sa isang napakaliit na bagay. (Don't worry yourself too much about such a very small m


 

Word: bagahe

English Definition: (noun) luggage

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bagal

English Definition: (adj) slow, sluggish

Examples: Ang bagal ng jeepney na sinakyan namin. (The jeepney we rode in was slow.)


 

Word: bagang

English Definition: (noun) molar (tooth)


 

Word: bagay

Active Verb: bumagay

Passive Verb: bagayan

English Definition: 1) thing, object (noun) 2) becoming, proper, fit (adj) 3) to suit, to conform (verb)

Examples: 1) Anong bagay iyan? (What thing is that?) 2) Bagay sa iyo ang suot mong damit. (What you're wearing suits you.) 3) Bumagay ka naman sa kanilang gawi. (Conform to their customs.)


 

Word: bagets

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) young person, usually teen-ager

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kabataan


 

Word: baging

English Definition: (noun) vine, climber, creeper


 

Word: bago

English Definition: 1) change -- PAGBABAGO (noun) 2) new, recent, modern (adj) 3) before, recently (adv/ conj)

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Examples: 1) May pagbabago ba sa itsura nila? (Was there a change in their looks?) 2) Mukhang bago ang kotse mo. (Your car looks new.) 3) Bago ka pumunta sa opisina, dumaan ka muna sa tindahan. (Before you go to the office, stop by the store.)


 

Word: bagon

English Definition: (noun) freight car, wagon, van


 

Word: bagoong

English Definition: (noun) salty small fish or shrimp relish; anchovies; wet-salted small fish or tiny shrimps (ALAMANG)

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Word: bagsak

English Definition: see bagsak1 see bagsak2


 

Word: bagsak1

Active Verb: magbagsak

Passive Verb: bagsakan

English Definition: (verb) to fall, to fail, to drop

Examples: 1) Bumagsak ang eroplanong sinasakyan ng pangulo. (The plane the president was riding on crashed.) 2) Huwag mong ibagsak ang telepono. (Don't drop the phone.)


 

Word: bagsak2

Active Verb: bumagsak

Passive Verb: ibagsak

English Definition: (verb) to fall, to fail, to drop

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Examples: 1) Bumagsak ang eroplanong sinakyan ng pangulo. (The plane the president was riding on crashed.) 2) Huwag mong ibagsak ang telepono. (Don't drop the phone.)


 

Word: bagsik

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ violent, fierce, merciless; strict, cruel, severe

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Word: bagyo

Active Verb: bumagyo

Passive Verb: bagyuhin

English Definition: 1) storm, typhoon (noun) 2) to be hit by a storm or typhoon (phenomenal verb) 3) to rain violently as in a storm or typhoon (phenomenal verb) 4) Tagalog slang for someone who is extremely intelligent, extremely good at something, extremely beautiful, o

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) 1. matalino, napakahusay, napakagaling; 2. pasiklab, pasikat; 3. maganda, kaakit-akit

Examples: 1) Baka ka bagyuhin sa probinsya. (You might get hit by a storm in the province.) 2) Bumagyo ng malakas kahapon. (The storm was raging yesterday.)


 

Word: baha

Active Verb: bumaha

Passive Verb: bahain

English Definition: 1) flood (noun) 2) to flood (phenomenal verb)

Examples: 1) Binaha ang buong bayan. (The whole town was flooded.) 2) Bumaha dahil sa lakas ng ulan. (It flooded because of the strong rain.)


 

Word: bahag

English Definition: (noun) G-string; loin cloth with a part pulled between the thighs

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Word: bahag

English Definition: (noun) G-string; loin cloth with a part pulled between the thighs

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Word: bahag ang buntot

English Definition: (Tagalog slang) a coward, a wimp

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) duwag, takot


 

Word: bahaghari

English Definition: (noun) rainbow


 

Word: bahagi

English Definition: (noun) part, portion, piece


 

Word: bahagya

English Definition: (adj) hardly, barely


 

Word: bahala

English Definition: 1) an expression of uncertainty or responsibility (noun) 2) be responsible, manage, take charge; take care of (adj) 3) to feel concerned, worried, anxious -- MABAHALA

Examples: Bahala na kayo. (It's up to you./The decision is yours.)


 

Word: bahay

English Definition: (noun) house


 

Word: bahay-bata

English Definition: (noun) uterus


 

Word: bahin

Active Verb: bumahin

English Definition: 1) sneeze (noun) 2) to sneeze (verb)

Examples: Bumahin siya sa harap ko. (He sneezed infront of me.)


 

Word: baho

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ malodorous; smelly

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Word: bahura

English Definition: (noun) reef


 

Word: bai

English Definition: (noun) lagoon

L2 Definition: (syn) lawa


 

Word: bailarina

English Definition: (noun) female dancer

L2 Definition:

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Word: baile

English Definition: (noun) ball, dance

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bait

English Definition: 1) kindness (noun) 2) /ma-/ kind, good, gentle, virtuous (adj)

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Word: baiwang

English Definition: (noun) waist


 

Word: bakal

English Definition: (noun) iron, steel (Tagalog slang/noun) gun (Tagalog slang/verb) to ask for money

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) 1. baril; 2. kikil, manghingi ng pera


 

Word: bakalaw

English Definition: (noun) cod


 

Word: bakas

Active Verb: bumakas

English Definition: 1) print, mark, trace (noun) 2) to mark or leave a mark; to leave a trail or vestige (verb)

Examples: Bumakas ang kanyang sampal sa kanyang mukha. (His slap left a mark on her face.)


 

Word: bakasyon

Active Verb: magbakasyon

English Definition: 1) vacation, rest (noun) 2) to take a vacation; to leave for a vacation; to go on vacation (verb)

Examples: Magbakasyon ka na muna sa Cebu. (Just take a vacation to Cebu.)


 

Word: bakbak

Passive Verb: bakbakan

English Definition: 1) detached, decorticated (adj) 2) to remove the bark or thick skin of something; to chastise someone (verb)


 

Word: bakbakan

English Definition: (noun) fight, altercation


 

Word: bakit

English Definition: (intj) why?

Examples: Bakit ka naparito? (Why have you come here?)


 

Word: bakla

English Definition: 1) homosexual, gay (noun) 2) effeminate man (adj)

L2 Definition: (syn) binabae


 

Word: bakli

English Definition: (adj) broken


 

Word: bakod

English Definition: (noun) fence


 

Word: bakol

English Definition: (noun) a big basket (flat); a four-cornered bamboo basket with round opening

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Word: baku-bako

English Definition: (adj) rugged


 

Word: bakuna

English Definition: (noun) vaccination


 

Word: bakuran

English Definition: (noun) yard


 

Word: bakya

English Definition: (noun) wooden shoes (Tagalog slang/adj) not modern, too common, pedestrian, ordinary, without taste, without class

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) hindi moderno, makaluma, karaniwang tao, hamak

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Word: bala

English Definition: (noun) bullet (Tagalog slang/noun) answers, responses to questions or accusations

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mga sagot


 

Word: balabal

English Definition: see balabal1 see balabal2


 

Word: balabal1

Active Verb: magbalabal

Passive Verb: ibalabal

English Definition: 1) mantilla, wrap, shawl (apparel) (noun) 2) to wrap oneself with a shawl, mantle, or kerchief (verb)

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Examples: Magbalabal ka at nang hindi ka ginawin. (Wrap yourself so you won't get cold.)


 

Word: balabal2

Active Verb: bumalabal

Passive Verb: balabalan

English Definition: 1) mantilla, wrap, shawl (apparel) (noun) 2) to wrap oneself with a shawl, mantle, or kerchief (verb)

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Examples: Magbalabal ka at nang hindi ka ginawin. (Wrap yourself so you won't get cold.)


 

Word: balae

English Definition: (noun) a parent of one's son-in-law or daughter-in-law (term of reference)

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Word: balahibo

English Definition: (noun) fine body hair; feathery hair of fowls or wooly hair of animals

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Word: balak

Active Verb: magbalak

Passive Verb: balakin

English Definition: 1) plan, intention (noun) 2) to plan, to intend to do (verb)

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Examples: 1) May balak siyang gawin mamaya. (He had plans of doing something later.) 2) Huwag ka nang magbalak pumunta sa kanila. (Don't plan on going to their place anymore.)


 

Word: balakang

English Definition: (noun) hips


 

Word: balakid

English Definition: (noun) obstacle


 

Word: balakubak

English Definition: (noun) dandruff


 

Word: balang

English Definition: (noun) locust


 

Word: balanga

English Definition: (noun) wide-mouthed earthen cooking pot

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Word: balangkas

English Definition: (noun) framework

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Word: balanse

Active Verb: magbalanse

Passive Verb: balansehin

English Definition: (noun) balance, remainder

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: balarila

English Definition: (noun) grammar

L2 Definition: (syn) gramatika


 

Word: balasa

Active Verb: magbalasa

Passive Verb: balasahin

English Definition: (verb) to shuffle playing cards

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Word: balat

Active Verb: magbalat

Passive Verb: balatan

English Definition: 1) skin, hide (noun) 2) birthmark (on skin) (noun) 3) bark of a tree, peelings (noun)

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Word: balatkayo

Active Verb: magbalatkayo

English Definition: (noun) costume, disguise


 

Word: balato

Active Verb: magbalato

Passive Verb: balatuan

English Definition: 1) money given away by a winning gambler as goodwill (noun)


 

Word: balatong

English Definition: (noun) soybean


 

Word: balbas

English Definition: (noun) beard

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: baldado

English Definition: (adj) overused, disabled, crippled

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: balde

English Definition: (noun) large can, pail


 

Word: bale

Active Verb: bumale

English Definition: 1) value; used commonly in such expressions as HINDI BALE (it's alright, never mind), BALE WALA (of no value) 2) promissory note (noun) 3) to get cash advance (verb)

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Notes: Spanish word

Examples: Bumale ako dahil sa kapos ako ngayon. ( I got cash advance because I am broke now.)


 

Word: bale-bale

English Definition: (adj) of quite some value


 

Word: balediktoryan

English Definition: (noun/adj) valedictorian

Notes: English word


 

Word: bali

English Definition: see bali1 see bali2 see bali3

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Word: bali1

English Definition: (noun) fracture (Tagalog slang/adj) insane, crazy, abnormal

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) may sira, baliw


 

Word: bali2

English Definition: (adj) fractured; broken


 

Word: bali3

Active Verb: bumali

Passive Verb: baliin

English Definition: (verb) to break (usually with the hands)

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Word: balibag

English Definition: see balibag1 see balibag2


 

Word: balibag1

Active Verb: magbalibag

Passive Verb: ibalibag

English Definition: 1) heave of throwing something like a boomerang or a piece of wood or cane (noun) 2) to be thrown, hurled (verb) 3) to throw, hurl, cast an object (verb) 4) to throw, hurl, cast an object at someone or something (verb)

Examples: 1) Huwag mong ibalibag ang laruan sa bata. (Don't throw the toys to the child.) 2) Gusto kong balibagin ng bato ang mga maingay na aso sa kapitbahay. (I want to hurl some stones on those noisy dogs at the neighbor's house.)


 

Word: balibag2

Active Verb: bumalibag

Passive Verb: balibagin

English Definition: 1) heave of throwing something like a boomerang or a piece of wood or cane (noun) 2) to be thrown, hurled (verb) 3) to throw, hurl, cast an object (verb) 4) to throw, hurl, cast an object at someone or something (verb)

Examples: 1) Huwag mong ibalibag ang laruan sa bata. (Don't throw the toys to the child.) 2) Gusto kong balibagin ng bato ang mga maingay na aso sa kapitbahay. (I want to hurl some stones on those noisy dogs at the neighbor's house.)


 

Word: balibol

English Definition: (noun) awl, auger bit

L2 Definition: (syn) barena

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Word: baligtad

English Definition: see baligtad1 see baligtad2


 

Word: baligtad1

Active Verb: magbaligtad

Passive Verb: ibaligtad

English Definition: 1) inside-out, upside-down (adj) 2) to turn something over, to invert, to reverse, to turn inside-out (verb) 3) to turn over (verb)

L2 Definition: (var) baliktad

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Examples: 1) Baligtad ang kamiseta ni Juan. (John is wearing his shirt inside-out.) 2) Baligtarin ang mesa. (Let's turn the table upside-down.) 3) Bumaligtad ang sasakyan. (The vehicle turned completely over.)


 

Word: baligtad2

Active Verb: bumaligtad

Passive Verb: baligtarin

English Definition: 1) inside-out, upside-down (adj) 2) to turn something over, to invert, to reverse, to turn inside-out (verb) 3) to turn over (verb)

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Notes:

Examples: 1) Baligtad ang kamiseta ni Juan. (John is wearing his shirt inside-out.) 2) Baligtarin ang mesa. (Let's turn the table upside-down.) 3) Bumaligtad ang sasakyan. (The vehicle turned completely over.)


 

Word: balik

English Definition: see balik1 see balik2


 

Word: balik1

Active Verb: magbalik

Passive Verb: balikan

English Definition: 1) to come back, to return -- BUMALIK (verb) 2) to return something, to restore -- IBALIK, MAGBALIK (verb) 3) to be returned to fomer status or to somebody -- MABALIK (verb)

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Examples: 1) Bumalik si MacArthur sa Pilipinas. (MacArthur returned to the Philippines.) 2) Ibalik mo agad ang libro. (Return the book immediately.) 3) Mabalik kaya siya sa kanyang dating trabaho? (Will he be returned to his former job?)


 

Word: balik2

Active Verb: bumalik

Passive Verb: ibalik

English Definition: 1) to come back, to return -- BUMALIK (verb) 2) to return something, to restore -- IBALIK, MAGBALIK (verb) 3) to be returned to fomer status or to somebody -- MABALIK (verb)

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Examples: 1) Bumalik si MacArthur sa Pilipinas. (MacArthur returned to the Philippines.) 2) Ibalik mo agad ang libro. (Return the book immediately.) 3) Mabalik kaya siya sa kanyang dating trabaho? (Will he be returned to his former job?)


 

Word: balikat

Active Verb: bumalikat

Passive Verb: balikatin

English Definition: (noun) shoulder


 

Word: balikwas

English Definition: see balikwas1 see balikwas2


 

Word: balikwas1

Active Verb: magbalikwas

Passive Verb: balikwasin

English Definition: 1) to turn suddenly to the opposite side; to rise suddenly from a lying position (verb) 2) to turn something suddenly to the opposite side (verb)

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Examples: 1) Bumalikwas ako sa kama nang narinig ko ang putok ng baril. (I jumped out of bed when I heard the gunshot.)


 

Word: balikwas2

Active Verb: bumalikwas

English Definition: 1) to turn suddenly to the opposite side; to rise suddenly from a lying position (verb) 2) to turn something suddenly to the opposite side (verb)

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Examples: 1) Bumalikwas ako sa kama nang narinig ko ang putok ng baril. (I jumped out of bed when I heard the gunshot.)


 

Word: balimbing

Active Verb: bumalimbing

English Definition: (noun) starfruit; a small tree whose edible fleshy fruit has five longitudinal, angular lobes (Tagalog slang/noun) someone who is a traitor or a political turncoat (Tagalog slang/verb) to change one's party affiliation or shift loyalty to another leader

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) taksil, traidor, sukab

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Word: balintawak

English Definition: 1) (noun) a Filipino woman's costume featuring butterfly sleeves 2) (proper noun) a historical place north of Manila where the Philippine Revolution against Spain was led by national hero Andres Bonifacio

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Word: balintuwad

English Definition: (adj) bottom-up; upside-down

L2 Definition: (syn) baligtad


 

Word: balisa

Active Verb: mabalisa

English Definition: 1) anxiety (noun) 2) anxious, restless (adj)

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Word: balisong

English Definition: (noun) fan knife made in Batangas, a Tagalog province south of Manila


 

Word: balita

English Definition: see balita1 see balita2


 

Word: balita1

Active Verb: magbalita

Passive Verb: ibalita

English Definition: 1) news (noun) 2) well-known, famous, talked about (adj) 3) to tell, to report, to relay the news (verb) to someone

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Examples: 1) Ano ang balita? (What is the news?) 2) Siya ay balita na may anak sa labas. (He is known to have an illegitimate child.) 3) Ibalita mo naman sa amin ang nangyari. (Tell us what happened.) 4) Balitaan mo naman kami kung ano ang nangyari. (Tell us


 

Word: balita2

Passive Verb: balitaan

English Definition: 1) news (noun) 2) well-known, famous, talked about (adj) 3) to tell, to report, to relay the news (verb) to someone

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Ano ang balita? (What is the news?) 2) Siya ay balita na may anak sa labas. (He is known to have an illegitimate child.) 3) Ibalita mo naman sa amin ang nangyari. (Tell us what happened.) 4) Balitaan mo naman kami kung ano ang nangyari. (Tell us


 

Word: baliw

English Definition: 1) crazy or demented person (noun) 2) crazy, demented (adj)


 

Word: balkon

English Definition: (noun) porch, balcony

L2 Definition: (var) balkonahe

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: balo

English Definition: (noun) widow, widower

L2 Definition: (var) bao (syn) biyudo/biyuda


 

Word: balon

English Definition: (noun) a well (of water), a deep hole in the ground


 

Word: balot

Active Verb: magbalot

Passive Verb: balutin

English Definition: 1) covering, wrapping, take home food (noun) 2) covered, wrapped (adj) 3) to wrap, to encase, to envelop (verb)

Examples: 1) May uwi akong balot para sa iyo. (I brought home some food for you.) 2) Balot siya ng makapal na damit sa taglamig. (She is wrapped in thick clothes during the cold season.) 3) Magbalot ka ng makakain natin. (Wrap the food we are going to eat.)


 

Word: balsa

Active Verb: magbalsa

English Definition: (noun) raft

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Word: balse

Active Verb: magbalse

English Definition: (noun) waltz

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish word

Examples:


 

Word: baltak

Active Verb: mang-baltak

Passive Verb: baltakin

English Definition: 1) sudden, strong pull (noun) 2) to pull suddenly (verb)

Examples: Baltakin mo siya at baka siya mahulog. (Pull him or he might fall.)


 

Word: baltik

English Definition: (noun) stubborness; strongheadedness

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Word: baluktot

Active Verb: bumaluktot

Passive Verb: baluktutin

English Definition: (adj) crooked, curved, bent


 

Word: balunbalunan

English Definition: (noun) gizzard (of fowls)


 

Word: balut

English Definition: (noun) a boiled duck embryo, which is a native Filipino delicacy


 

Word: balyena

English Definition: 1) whale (noun) 2) white wax candle

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: banak

English Definition: (noun) mullet

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Word: banas

Active Verb: mabanas

Passive Verb: banasin

English Definition: 1) sultriness and humidity (noun) 2) sultry, humid -- MAALINSANGAN (adj)

L2 Definition: (syn) alinsangan


 

Word: banat

English Definition: see banat1 see banat2


 

Word: banat1

Active Verb: magbanat

Passive Verb: banatin

English Definition: 1) a strike, sock, box or stroke to hit something (noun) 2) a pull to stretch (noun) 3) taut, stretched (adj) 4) to pull, to stretch (verb)

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Examples: 1) Magbanat ka ng buto. (Stretch your bones. -literal; Do some work. -Idiom.) 2) Banatin mo ang iyong buto sa trabaho. (Stretch your bones with some work.) 3) Bumanat siya sa usapan. (He actively joined in the discussion. -colloq.) 4) Binanatan niya ang


 

Word: banat2

Active Verb: bumanat

Passive Verb: banatan

English Definition: 1) a strike, sock, box or stroke to hit something (noun) 2) a pull to strech (noun) 3) taut, stretched (adj) 4) to pull, to stretch (verb) 5) Tagalog slang, to have intercourse 6) Tagalog slang for "go ahead", "continue", "okay"

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) 1. tira; 2. hindot; 3. sige; 4. tuloy

Examples: 1) Magbanat ka ng buto. (Stretch your bones. -literal; Do some work. -Idiom.) 2) Banatin mo ang iyong buto sa trabaho. (Stretch your bones with some work.) 3) Bumanat siya sa usapan. (He actively joined in the discussion. -colloq.) 4) Binanatan niya ang


 

Word: banayad

English Definition: (adj) moderate, soft (in manner)


 

Word: banda

English Definition: 1) a band of musicians; an organized group of musicians (noun) 2) towards or about a certain place or time; in the direction of (adj)

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Word: bandana

Active Verb: magbandana

English Definition: (noun) kerchief, scarf

Notes: English word


 

Word: bandeha

English Definition: (noun) tray

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bandehado

English Definition: (noun) platter, oblong china tray

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bandera

English Definition: (noun) flag; banner

L2 Definition: (var) bandila

Notes: Spanish word

Examples:

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Word: bandido

English Definition: (noun) bandit

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bandila

English Definition: (noun) flag

L2 Definition: (var) bandera

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: banga

English Definition: (noun) earthen jar

L2 Definition:

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Word: bangag

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a drug addict, or one who is high on drugs (syn) BANGE, BANGENGE, NGEK-NGEK

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Tinamaan ng gamot, lasing na lasing sa bawal na gamot (syn) BANGE, BANGENGE, NGEK-NGEK


 

Word: bangaw

English Definition: (noun) big fly


 

Word: bangay

English Definition: (noun) cadaver, corpse


 

Word: bangga

English Definition: see bangga1 see bangga2


 

Word: bangga1

Active Verb: mabangga

Passive Verb: ibangga

English Definition: 1) to hit something, to collide with something -- BUMANGGA (verb) 2) to hit, to collide against accidentally, to bump into -- MABANGGA (verb) 3) to ram an object against something, to collide against something -- MAGBANGGA, IBANGGA, BANGGAIN (verb) 4

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Examples: 1) Bumangga ang kotse sa pader. (The car ran into a stone wall.) 2) Baka mabangga ang kotse sa pader. (The car might run against the stone wall.) 3) Huwag mong ibangga ang kotse sa pader. (Don't run the car against the stone wall.) 4) Huwag kang


 

Word: bangga2

Active Verb: bumangga

Passive Verb: banggain

English Definition: 1) to hit something, to collide with something -- BUMANGGA (verb) 2) to hit, to collide against accidentally, to bump into -- MABANGGA (verb) 3) to ram an object against something, to collide against something -- MAGBANGGA, IBANGGA, BANGGAIN (verb) 4

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Notes:

Examples: 1) Bumangga ang kotse sa pader. (The car ran into a stone wall.) 2) Baka mabangga ang kotse sa pader. (The car might run against the stone wall.) 3) Huwag mong ibangga ang kotse sa pader. (Don't run the car against the stone wall.) 4) Huwag kang


 

Word: banggera

English Definition: (noun) an extended window sill used for storing chinaware and kitchen utensils

L2 Definition: (var) banggerahan

Notes: Spanish word

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Word: bangin

English Definition: (noun) ravine, abyss, precipice


 

Word: bangis

Active Verb: bumangis

English Definition: 1) ferocity, wildness (noun) 2) /ma-/ cruel, fierce (adj)

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Word: bangka

Active Verb: magbangka

English Definition: (noun) boat, canoe

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Word: bangkay

English Definition: (noun) corpse, cadaver


 

Word: bangkero

English Definition: (noun) boatman, banker, dealer and/or payer in gambling (shortened to BANGKA, colloquially).

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bangketa

English Definition: (noun) sidewalk

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bangkete

English Definition: (noun) banquet

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bangko

Active Verb: magbangko

English Definition: 1) bank (noun) 2) bench, stool (noun)

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Word: bango

Active Verb: bumango

English Definition: 1) aroma (noun) 2) fragrant, sweet-smelling -- MABANGO (adj)


 

Word: bangon

Active Verb: bumangon

Passive Verb: ibangon

English Definition: 1) rising from a lying position (noun) 2) to rise from a lying position -- BUMANGON (verb) 3) to raise something, to set something in upright position -- MAGBANGON, IBANGON (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumangon siya ng maaga kanina. (He got up early a while ago.) 2) Ibangon mo ang may sakit. (Help the sick person get up.)


 

Word: bangus

English Definition: (noun) milk fish


 

Word: banidoso

English Definition: (adj) vain

L2 Definition: (var) banidosa

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: banig

Active Verb: magbanig

Passive Verb: banigan

English Definition: (noun) mat

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Word: banil

English Definition: (noun) adhering dirt on neck


 

Word: banilya

English Definition: (noun) vanilla


 

Word: banlaw

Active Verb: magbanlaw

Passive Verb: banlawan

English Definition: (verb) to rinse, to cleanse

Examples: Banlawan mo ang mga kinula. (Rinse the things you have sun bleached.)


 

Word: banli

Active Verb: magbanli

Passive Verb: banlian

English Definition: 1) scalding (noun) 2) to scald, to sterilize (verb)

Examples: Banlian mo ang tinidor at kutsara. (Sterilize the forks and spoons.)


 

Word: bansa

English Definition: (noun) country, nation


 

Word: bansot

English Definition: (adj) stunted (in growth), arrested in development


 

Word: banta

Active Verb: magbanta

Passive Verb: bantaan

English Definition: 1) threat (noun) 2) to threaten (verb)

Examples: Huwag kang magbanta sa kanya. (Don't threaten him.)


 

Word: bantad

English Definition: (adj) sated, satiated

L2 Definition: (syn) suya, sawa


 

Word: bantay

Active Verb: magbantay

Passive Verb: bantayan

English Definition: 1) guard, watcher (noun) 2) to watch closely, to be on guard (verb)

Examples: 1) Bantayan mo ang bahay. (Guard the house.) 2) Magbantay ka ng bata. (Watch closely the kids.)


 

Word: bantayog

English Definition: (noun) monument

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Word: bantog

English Definition: (adj) famous


 

Word: banyaga

English Definition: (noun) foreigner


 

Word: banyo

English Definition: (noun) bathroom; shower room

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Notes: Spanish


 

Word: banyos

Active Verb: magbanyos

English Definition: (noun) sponge bath

Notes: Spanish word


 

Word: bao

English Definition: 1) coconut shell (noun) 2) widow/widower (noun)

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Word: baol

English Definition: (noun) footlocker, chest, rectangular trunk (for clothes)

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Word: baon

English Definition: see baon1 see baon2


 

Word: baon1

Active Verb: magbaon

Passive Verb: baunin

English Definition: 1) provision or supply food taken on journey (noun) 2) to carry provisions or supply usually food (verb) 3) to become buried, to sink -- BUMAON (verb) 4) to bury something -- IBAON (verb)

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Examples: 1) Ano ang dala mong baon ngayon? (What food did you have for today?) 2) Magbaon ka ng tinapay para hindi ka magutom. (Bring some bread so you will not get hungry.) 3) Bumaon ang sapatos ko sa putik. (My shoes got covered with mud.) 4) Ibaon mo a


 

Word: baon2

Active Verb: bumaon

Passive Verb: ibaon

English Definition: 1) provision or supply food taken on journey (noun) 2) to carry provisions or supply usually food (verb) 3) to become buried, to sink -- BUMAON (verb) 4) to bury something -- IBAON (verb)

Examples: 1) Ano ang dala mong baon ngayon? (What food did you have for today?) 2) Magbaon ka ng tinapay para hindi ka magutom. (Bring some bread so you will not get hungry.) 3) Bumaon ang sapatos ko sa putik. (My shoes got covered with mud.) 4) Ibaon mo a


 

Word: bapor

English Definition: (noun) ship, boat, steamship


 

Word: bara

English Definition: see bara1 see bara2


 

Word: bara1

Active Verb: magbara

Passive Verb: ibara

English Definition: 1) to cause an obstruction (verb) 2) to bar, to hinder, to obstruct something (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumara sa daan ang nabuwal na kahoy. (The uprooted tree blocked the road/pathway.) 2) Ibara mo ang bato sa daan. (Block the road/path with stones.)


 

Word: bara2

Active Verb: bumara

Passive Verb: barahin

English Definition: 1) to cause an obstruction (verb) 2) to bar, to hinder, to obstruct something (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumara sa daan ang nabuwal na kahoy. (The uprooted tree blocked the road/pathway.) 2) Ibara mo ang bato sa daan. (Block the road/path with stones.)


 

Word: baraha

Active Verb: magbaraha

English Definition: (noun) playing cards


 

Word: baraso

English Definition: (noun) arm

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Word: barat

English Definition: (adj) niggardly; stingy; miserly

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Word: barbel

Active Verb: magbarbel

English Definition: (noun) a weight (used in weightlifting)


 

Word: barbero

English Definition: (noun) barber

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Word: barberya

English Definition: (noun) barber shop


 

Word: bareta

English Definition: (noun) bar


 

Word: barikabols

English Definition: Tagalog slang for one who is an alcoholic, one who is drunk

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Mangingnom ng alak


 

Word: baril

English Definition: see baril1 see baril2


 

Word: baril1

Active Verb: mamaril

Passive Verb: barilin

English Definition: 1) gun (noun) 2) to shoot with a gun (verb) 3) to shoot oneself -- MAGBARIL (verb) 4) to shoot at something -- MAMARIL (verb)

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Examples: 1) Siya ay may dalang baril. (He has a gun.) 2) Bumaril si Pedro. (Pedro shot the gun.) 3) Magbaril ka. (Shoot yourself.) 4) Mangbaril ka ng ibon. (Shoot a bird.)


 

Word: baril2

Active Verb: bumaril

Passive Verb: barilin

English Definition: 1) to shoot with a gun (verb) 2) to shoot oneself -- MAGBARIL (verb) 3) to shoot at something -- MAMARIL (verb)

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Word: barnis

English Definition: (noun) varnish


 

Word: baro

English Definition: (noun) dress, upper garment

L2 Definition: (syn) bestido, damit


 

Word: barong Tagalog

English Definition: (noun) man's upper garment, usually embroidered; formal wear in the Philippines

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Word: barumbado

English Definition: (adj) temperamental


 

Word: barungbarong

English Definition: (noun) makeshift shack; shanty

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Word: barya

English Definition: (noun) coins, loose change


 

Word: baryabols

English Definition: Tagalog slang for loose change, coins

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Barya


 

Word: baryo

English Definition: (noun) barrio; subdivision of a town

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Notes: Spanish


 

Word: basa

English Definition: see basa1 see basa2


 

Word: basa1

Active Verb: magbasa

Passive Verb: basahan

English Definition: 1) to read (verb) 2) to read something (verb) 3) wet (adj)

Examples: 1) Bumasa ka ng tula. (Read a poem.) 2) Basahin mo ang dyaryo. (Read the newspaper.) 3) Basa ang tuwalya. (The towel is wet.)


 

Word: basa2

Active Verb: bumasa

Passive Verb: basahin

English Definition: 1) to read (verb) 2) to read something (verb) 3) wet (adj)

Examples: 1) Bumasa ka ng tula. (Read a poem.) 2) Basahin mo ang dyaryo. (Read the newspaper.) 3) Basa ang tuwalya. (The towel is wet.)


 

Word: basag

English Definition: see basag1 see basag2 see basag3


 

Word: basag ang pula

English Definition: Tagalog slang for insane, crazy

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) baliw


 

Word: basag1

Active Verb: magbasag

Passive Verb: basagan

English Definition: 1) broken (adj) 2) to break china, glassware or earthenware accidentally; to be able to break (verb) 3) to break glassware, china, earthenware; to crack; to break repeatedly (verb) 4) Tagalog slang for drunk or high on drugs

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Tinamaan ng gamot, lasing (syn) CHIKO

Examples: 1) Basag ang salamin. (The mirror is broken.) 2) Huwag kang malikot at baka ka makabasag ng pinggan. (Don't be rough or you might break some china.) 3) Baka basagin ng bata ang plorera. (The child might break the flower vase.)


 

Word: basag2

Active Verb: bumasag

Passive Verb: basagin

English Definition: 1) broken (adj) 2) to break china, glassware or earthenware accidentally; to be able to break (verb) 3) to break glassware, china, earthenware; to crack; to break repeatedly (verb)

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Examples: 1) Basag ang salamin. (The mirror is broken.) 2) Huwag kang malikot at baka ka makabasag ng pinggan. (Don't be rough or you might break some china.) 3) Baka basagin ng bata ang plorera. (The child might break the flower vase.)


 

Word: basag3

Passive Verb: mabasag

English Definition: 1) broken (adj) 2) to break china, glassware or earthenware accidentally; to be able to break (verb) 3) to break glassware, china, earthenware; to crack; to break repeatedly (verb)

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Examples: 1) Basag ang salamin. (The mirror is broken.) 2) Huwag kang malikot at baka ka makabasag ng pinggan. (Don't be rough or you might break some china.) 3) Baka basagin ng bata ang plorera. (The child might break the flower vase.)


 

Word: basahan

English Definition: (noun) cleaning rag


 

Word: basi

English Definition: (noun) rice wine


 

Word: basket

English Definition: (noun) basket

Notes: English word


 

Word: basketbol

Active Verb: mag-basketbol

English Definition: 1) basketball (noun) 2) to play basketball (verb)


 

Word: baso

English Definition: (noun) drinking glass, drinking cup


 

Word: basta

English Definition: (adv) an interjection meaning 'enough!'; as long as; just so that

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Notes: Spanish

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Word: baston

English Definition: (noun) cane, walking cane


 

Word: bastos

English Definition: (adj) uncouth, rude, impolite, impertinent, obscene, vulgar (noun) a person who is rude, obscene, vulgar

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Word: basura

Passive Verb: ibasura

English Definition: (noun) trash, garbage


 

Word: basurahan

English Definition: (noun) garbage container; trash can; any place where garbage or trash is disposed


 

Word: basurero

English Definition: (noun) garbageman; garbage collector

L2 Definition: (r.w.) basura


 

Word: bata

Active Verb: magbata

Passive Verb: batain

English Definition: 1) nightgown, robe (noun) 2) young (adj) 3) to endure, to tolerate, to bear, to suffer (verb)

Examples: Kailangan magbata ng hirap ang aking magulang para sa aking kinabukasan. (My parents had to endure hardships for my future.)


 

Word: batak

Active Verb: bumatak

Passive Verb: batakin

English Definition: (verb) to pull, to stretch

Examples: Batakin mo ang lubid. (Stretch/pull the rope.)


 

Word: batalan

English Definition: (noun) rear of barrio house for washing and for storage of water

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Word: batas

English Definition: (noun) law


 

Word: bataw

English Definition: (noun) hyacinth bean

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Word: batay

Active Verb: bumatay

Passive Verb: ibatay

English Definition: (verb) to base on something

Examples: Nais niyang ibatay ang drama sa tula ni Rizal. (He wants to base the drama on Rizal's poem.)


 

Word: bateria

English Definition: (noun) storage battery; flashlight battery


 

Word: Bathala

English Definition: (noun) God


 

Word: bati

Active Verb: bumati

Passive Verb: batiin

English Definition: (verb) to greet, to welcome, to salute; to congratulate

Examples: Nais kong batiin si Sheila sa kanyang kaarawan. (I want to greet Sheila on her birthday.)


 

Word: batis

English Definition: (noun) stream, creek, spring


 

Word: bato

Active Verb: bumato

Passive Verb: batuhin

English Definition: (noun) stone, kidney


 

Word: batog

English Definition: (noun) shelled and boiled corn to which grated coconut and salt are added


 

Word: batok

Active Verb: mambatok

Passive Verb: batukan

English Definition: (noun) nape (of neck); back of neck


 

Word: batsoy

English Definition: (noun) chopped and sauteed entrails of pig with soup

Notes: Chinese word


 

Word: batubalani

English Definition: (noun) magnet


 

Word: batugan

English Definition: (noun) lazy, indolent


 

Word: batuta

English Definition: (noun) police stick Tagalog slang for penis, male organ

L2 Definition: (saltang balbal) titi, ari ng lalake, uten (syn) BURAT, TARUGO


 

Word: batuta

English Definition: (noun) police stick Tagalog slang for penis, male organ

L2 Definition: (saltang balbal) titi, ari ng lalake, uten (syn) BURAT, TARUGO


 

Word: batya

English Definition: (noun) laundry tub

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Word: baul

English Definition: (noun) clothes chest

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish word

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Word: bawang

English Definition: (noun) garlic


 

Word: bawas

Active Verb: magbawas

Passive Verb: ibawas

English Definition: (verb) to lessen, to remove (something) from

Examples: 1) Magbawas ka ng kaunting kanin sa plato. (Lessen some of the rice on the plate.) 2) Ibawas mo ang bayad ko sa utang ko sa iyo. (Deduct this payment from what I owe you.)


 

Word: bawat

English Definition: (pron) each; every; as in BAWAT ISA; everyone, everybody


 

Word: bawi

English Definition: see bawi1 see bawi2


 

Word: bawi1

Active Verb: mambawi

Passive Verb: bawian

English Definition: 1) recovery, retraction (noun) 2) to recover (verb) 3) to get back what was given away (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumawi ka na lang sa susunod. (Just make up for it the next time.) 2) Nais niyang bawiin ang singsing na ibinigay niya sa akin. (He wants to get back the ring he gave me.)


 

Word: bawi2

Active Verb: bumawi

Passive Verb: bawiin

English Definition: 1) recovery, retraction (noun) 2) to recover (verb) 3) to get back what was given away (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumawi ka na lang sa susunod. (Just make up for it the next time.) 2) Nais niyang bawiin ang singsing na ibinigay niya sa akin. (He wants to get back the ring he gave me.)


 

Word: bayabas

English Definition: (noun) guava

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Word: bayad

English Definition: see bayad1 see bayad2


 

Word: bayad1

Active Verb: magbayad

Passive Verb: ibayad

English Definition: 1) payment, fare (noun) 2) paid for (adj) 3) to pay for, to compensate (verb)

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Examples: 1) Heto ang bayad sa utang ko sa iyo. (Here is my payment for what I owe you.) 2) Magbayad tayo ng utang. (Let's pay the debt.) 3) Bayaran mo ang kinain natin. (Pay for what we have eaten.)


 

Word: bayad2

Passive Verb: bayaran

English Definition: 1) payment, fare (noun) 2) paid for (adj) 3) to pay for, to compensate (verb)

Examples: 1) Heto ang bayad sa utang ko sa iyo. (Here is my payment for what I owe you.) 2) Magbayad tayo ng utang. (Let's pay the debt.) 3) Bayaran mo ang kinain natin. (Pay for what we have eaten.)


 

Word: bayag

English Definition: (noun) testicle


 

Word: bayan

English Definition: (noun) town, country, fatherland, city


 

Word: bayani

English Definition: (noun) hero


 

Word: bayanihan

English Definition: (noun) cooperative undertaking; concerted effort; especially, the act of working together to lift and move a house to a new location

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Word: bayaw

English Definition: (noun) brother-in-law


 

Word: bayawak

English Definition: (noun) large lizard Tagalog slang for police

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Pulis


 

Word: baybay

English Definition: (noun) seashore


 

Word: baybayin

English Definition: (noun) coast


 

Word: baylarina

English Definition: (noun) ballerina, ballet dancer

L2 Definition: (var) bailarina


 

Word: bayo

Active Verb: magbayo

Passive Verb: bayuhin

English Definition: (verb) to pound, to crush

Examples: Bayuhin mo ang palay. (Pound the unhusked rice.)


 

Word: bayong

English Definition: (noun) large bag


 

Word: baytang

English Definition: (noun) grade, level, step


 

Word: baywang

English Definition: (noun) waist


 

Word: belo

Active Verb: magbelo

English Definition: (noun) veil

Notes: from Spanish VELO


 

Word: benda

Active Verb: magbenda

Passive Verb: bendahan

English Definition: (noun) surgical bandage

Notes: from Spanish VENDA


 

Word: bendisyon

Active Verb: magbendisyon

Passive Verb: bendisyunan

English Definition: (noun) benediction

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: benggansa

English Definition: (noun) vengeance

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: benta

English Definition: see benta1 see benta2


 

Word: benta1

Active Verb: magbenta

Passive Verb: bentahan

English Definition: 1) sales, income from sales


 

Word: benta2

Active Verb: bumenta

Passive Verb: ibenta

English Definition: 1) sales, income from sales


 

Word: bentilador

Active Verb: magbentilador

English Definition: (noun) ventilating fan, electric fan

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: berde

English Definition: (adj) green


 

Word: berdugo

English Definition: (noun) executioner of death sentence

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: beriberi

English Definition: (noun) beriberi (medical disease)

Notes: Spanish/ English


 

Word: bestido

English Definition: (noun) dress

L2 Definition: (syn) baro

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: betchot

English Definition: Tagalog slang for fuck (syn) BOOGIE, KOYAT, CHACK-CHACK, TOKWAK, TUNGGALING

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) hindot, kantot (syn) BOOGIE, KOYAT, CHACK-CHACK, TOKWAK, TUNGGALING


 

Word: beterano

English Definition: (noun) veteran

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: betsin

English Definition: (noun) monosodium glutamate (MSG), food seasoning


 

Word: beynte

English Definition: (num) twenty

Notes: Spanish VEINTE


 

Word: beynte-singko

English Definition: (number) twenty-five

Notes: Spanish VEINTE Y CINCO


 

Word: bibero

English Definition: (noun) bib

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: bibi

English Definition: (noun) duck


 

Word: bibig

English Definition: (noun) mouth


 

Word: bibingka

English Definition: (noun) rice cake

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Word: bida

Active Verb: magbida

Passive Verb: ibida

English Definition: (verb) to tell or relate a story or happening

Examples: Ibida mo naman sa aming biyahe mo. (Tell us about your trip.)


 

Word: bigas

English Definition: (noun) husked and uncooked rice

L2 Definition:

Notes: PALAY is unhusked rice; BIGAS is husked, uncooked rice; KANIN is cooked rice; MALAGKIT is sticky rice (cooked or uncooked); SUMAN is sweet steamed rice wrapped in banana leaves; PUTO is a rice cake.

Examples: PALAY is unhusked rice; BIGAS is husked, uncooked rice; KANIN is cooked rice; MALAGKIT is sticky rice (cooked or uncooked); SUMAN is sweet steamed rice wrapped in banana leaves; PUTO is a rice cake. Steamed rice, which is the staple in most meals is SI


 

Word: bigat

Active Verb: bumigat

English Definition: 1) weight, heaviness (noun) 2) heavy -- MABIGAT (adj)


 

Word: bigay

English Definition: see bigay1 see bigay2


 

Word: bigay1

Active Verb: magbigay

Passive Verb: bigyan

English Definition: (verb) to give

Examples: Ibigay mo ang lapis sa kanya. (Give the pencil to her.)


 

Word: bigay2

Passive Verb: ibigay

English Definition: (verb) to give

Examples: Ibigay mo ang lapis sa kanya. (Give the pencil to her.)


 

Word: bighani

Active Verb: mabighani

English Definition: 1) charm, seduction (noun) 2) to be charmed (verb)

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Examples: Baka ka mabighani sa ganda ni Monica. (You might be charmed by Monica's beauty.)


 

Word: bigkas

English Definition: see bigkas1 see bigkas2


 

Word: bigkas1

Active Verb: magbigkas

Passive Verb: ibigkas

English Definition: 1) pronounciation (noun) 2) to pronounce, to say, to recite (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumigkas ka ng tula. (Recite a poem.) 2) Ibigkas mo ang salita. (Pronounce the word.)


 

Word: bigkas2

Active Verb: bumigkas

Passive Verb: bigkasin

English Definition: 1) pronounciation (noun) 2) to pronounce, to say, to recite (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumigkas ka ng tula. (Recite a poem.) 2) Ibigkas mo ang salita. (Pronounce the word.)


 

Word: bigla

English Definition: see bigla1 see bigla2


 

Word: bigla1

Active Verb: bumigla

Passive Verb: biglain

English Definition: (adj) suddenly, immediately


 

Word: bigla2

Active Verb: mabigla

English Definition: (adj) suddenly, immediately


 

Word: biglaan

English Definition: (adj) suddenly, immediately


 

Word: bigo

English Definition: see bigo1 see bigo2


 

Word: bigo1

Active Verb: mabigo

English Definition: (adj) frustrated, disappointed


 

Word: bigo2

Active Verb: bumigo

Passive Verb: biguin

English Definition: (adj) frustrated, disappointed


 

Word: bigote

English Definition: (noun) moustache


 

Word: bigti

Active Verb: magbigti

Passive Verb: bigtiin

English Definition: (verb) to hang or strangle oneself

Examples: Huwag kang magbigti dahil lang sa ikaw ay bigo. (Don't hang yourself just because you are frustrated.)


 

Word: bihag

English Definition: see bihag1 see bihag2


 

Word: bihag1

Active Verb: mabihag

English Definition: (noun) prisoner of war, captive


 

Word: bihag2

Active Verb: bumihag

Passive Verb: bihagin

English Definition: (noun) prisoner of war, captive


 

Word: bihasa

English Definition: (adj) accustomed, used to

Notes: Sanskrit


 

Word: bihilya

English Definition: (noun) fasting

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: bihira

English Definition: (adv) seldom, rarely


 

Word: bihis

Active Verb: magbihis

Passive Verb: bihisan

English Definition: 1) the dress one wears (noun) 2) well-dressed, dressed up (adj) 3) to change clothes, to put on clothes (verb)

Examples: 1) Maganda ang bihis mo ngayon. (What you're wearing today is beautiful.) 2) Bakit bihis ka ngayon? (Why are you dressed up today?) 3) Magbihis ka ng malinis na damit. (Put on your clean clothes.)


 

Word: bihon

English Definition: (noun) rice noodle


 

Word: biik

English Definition: (noun) young of a pig; piglet

L2 Definition:

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Word: biki

English Definition: (noun) mumps

L2 Definition: (var) beke


 

Word: bikig

English Definition: (noun) foreign matter (as fishbone) stuck on the throat


 

Word: Bikolano

English Definition: (noun) a person from the Bicol region (southern provinces in Luzon island); Bikolana (female)


 

Word: bilad

Active Verb: magbilad

Passive Verb: ibilad

English Definition: (verb) to put under the sun to dry; to expose to the sun

Examples: 1) Magbilad ka ng damit. (Put the clothes under the sun to dry.) 2) Ibilad mo ang palay. (Spread the palay under the sun.)


 

Word: bilang

Active Verb: magbilang

Passive Verb: bilangin

English Definition: 1) number, numeral (noun) 2) to count (verb) 3) to count something (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumilang ka hanggang sampu. (Count up to ten.) 2) Bilangin mo ang mga sisiw. (Count the chickens.)


 

Word: bilanggo

Active Verb: magbilanggo

Passive Verb: ibilanggo

English Definition: 1) prisoner (noun) 2) to be imprisoned, to be put to jail -- MABILANGGO (verb) 3) to imprison, to hold captive -- MAGBILANGGO, IBILANGGO (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Baka mabilanggo si Imelda Marcos ngayong taon. (Imelda Marcos might be put to jail this year.) 2) Hindi pwedeng magbilanggo ng mga walang kasalanan. (The innocent cannot be put to prison.)


 

Word: bilangguan

English Definition: (noun) prison

L2 Definition: (rw) bilanggo (syn) bilibid


 

Word: bilao

English Definition: (noun) winnowing basket (for removing rice chaff); large woven tray

L2 Definition:

Notes:

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Word: bilas

English Definition: (noun) the spouse of the brother or sister of one's own spouse (term of reference)

L2 Definition:

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Word: bilasa

English Definition: (adj) stale, not fresh


 

Word: bili

English Definition: see bili1 see bili2


 

Word: bili1

Active Verb: magbili

Passive Verb: bilhan

English Definition: 1) to buy, to purchase -- BUMILI, BILHIN (verb) 2) to sell -- MAGBILI, IPAGBILI (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumili ng bahay ang aking kapatid. (My brother bought a house.) 2) Ipinagbili ng aking kapatid ang kanilang bahay. (My brother sold their house.)


 

Word: bili2

Active Verb: bumili

Passive Verb: bilhin

English Definition: 1) to buy, to purchase -- BUMILI, BILHIN (verb) 2) to sell -- MAGBILI, IPAGBILI (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumili ng bahay ang aking kapatid. (My brother bought a house.) 2) Ipinagbili ng aking kapatid ang kanilang bahay. (My brother sold their house.)


 

Word: bilibid

Passive Verb: ibilibid

English Definition: 1) prison (noun) 2) to tie around a twine or card several times (verb)

L2 Definition: (syn) bilangguan

Notes:

Examples: Ibilibid mo ang lubid sa poste. (Tie the rope around the post.)


 

Word: bilin

Active Verb: magbilin

Passive Verb: ibilin

English Definition: (verb) to make a request or to order something

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Magbilin ka na ng gusto mo habang narito pa ako. (Order what you want while am still here.)


 

Word: biling

Active Verb: magbiling

Passive Verb: bilingin

English Definition: 1) turned over, bent, inclined (adj) 2) to turn aside -- BUMILING (verb) 3) to be turned aside -- MABILING (verb) 4) to turn over, to turn around -- MAGBILING, BILINGIN, IBILING (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumiling ka. (Turn over.) 2) Ibiling mo ang ulo ng bata sa unan. (Turn the head of the child on the pillow.)


 

Word: bilis

Active Verb: bumilis

Passive Verb: bilisan

English Definition: 1) speed (noun) 2) /ma-/ speedy, rapid, fast (adj) 3) to make fast, to speed up (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Bilisan mo ang takbo ng kotse. (Drive the car faster.)


 

Word: bilog

Active Verb: bumilog

Passive Verb: bilugan

English Definition: 1) circle, roundness (noun) 2) round, circular, spherical -- MABILOG (adj)

L2 Definition:

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Word: biloy

English Definition: (noun) dimple

L2 Definition:

Notes:

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Word: bilyar

Active Verb: magbilyar

English Definition: (noun) billiards

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: bimay

English Definition: Tagalog slang for housemaid, girl house helper (syn) CHIMIDA

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) katulong na babae (syn) chimida


 

Word: bimoy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for houseboy, boy house helper

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) katulong na lalaki


 

Word: bimpo

English Definition: (noun) small face towel

Notes: Chinese


 

Word: binabae

English Definition: (adj) hermaphrodite; effeminate

L2 Definition: (syn) bakla


 

Word: binarurot

English Definition: Tagalog slang for was raped

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) ginahasa


 

Word: binat

Active Verb: mabinat

Passive Verb: binatin

English Definition: 1) relapse (noun) 2) to have a relapse -- MABINAT (verb) 3) to cause a relapse -- BINATIN (verb)

Examples: 1) Huwag kang masayadong magpagod dahil baka ka mabinat. (Don't tire yourself because you might have a relapse.) 2) Huwag mo siyang binatin.


 

Word: binata

Active Verb: magbinata

English Definition: (noun) unmarried man, bachelor


 

Word: bindisyon

Active Verb: magbindisyon

Passive Verb: bindisyunan

English Definition: (noun) benediction

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: bindita

Active Verb: magbindita

English Definition: (noun) holy water

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: binditado

English Definition: (adj) blessed, holy


 

Word: bingi

Active Verb: mabingi

English Definition: (adj) deaf

Notes: Chinese


 

Word: bingit

English Definition: (noun) edge, rim

L2 Definition: (syn) gilid


 

Word: bingwit

Active Verb: mangbingwit

Passive Verb: bingwitin

English Definition: 1) pole, hook, line and sinker for fishing (noun) 2) to fish with a hook, line, and sinker (verb)

L2 Definition: (var) binwit

Notes:

Examples: Mamingwit tayo ng isda bukas. (Let's go fishing tomorrow.)


 

Word: binhi

English Definition: (noun) seed (for sowing)

L2 Definition:

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Examples:


 

Word: binibini

English Definition: (noun) miss, unmarried woman


 

Word: binlid

English Definition: (noun) rice particles


 

Word: binta

English Definition: (noun) small swift sailboat

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:

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Word: bintana

English Definition: (noun) window


 

Word: bintang

Active Verb: magbintang

Passive Verb: ibintang

English Definition: (verb) to lay a blame on somebody; to impute; to accuse somebody

Examples: Ibintang mo ang lahat kay Rosita. (Blame everything on Rosita.)


 

Word: binti

English Definition: (noun) leg, calf of a leg


 

Word: binyag

Active Verb: magbinyag

Passive Verb: binyagan

English Definition: 1) baptism (noun) 2) to baptize someone (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Malapit nang binyagan ang anak nila. (Their child will soon be baptized.)


 

Word: biro

Active Verb: magbiro

Passive Verb: biruin

English Definition: 1) a joke (noun) 2) to tease, to make fun of (verb)

Examples: Huwag kang magbiro sa lasing. (Don't make fun of drunks.)


 

Word: bisa

English Definition: (adj) forceful, effective -- MABISA


 

Word: bise

English Definition: (noun) vice, as in BISE-PRESIDENTE (vice-president)


 

Word: bisig

English Definition: (noun) arm, forearm


 

Word: bisikleta

English Definition: (noun) bicycle


 

Word: bisita

Active Verb: bumisita

Passive Verb: bisitahin

English Definition: 1) guest, visitor (noun) 2) to pay a visit (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Bumisita ka naman sa amin. (Please pay us a visit.) 2) Bisitahin mo ang iyong kaibigan sa Maynila. (Visit your friend in Manila.)


 

Word: biskwit

English Definition: (noun) cookies, crackers


 

Word: bistek

English Definition: (noun) beefsteak

L2 Definition:

Notes: English


 

Word: bisyo

English Definition: (noun) vice; moral depravity

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: bitag

Active Verb: bumitag

Passive Verb: bitagin

English Definition: (noun) snare for birds, based on a looped twine


 

Word: bitay

Active Verb: magbitay

Passive Verb: bitayin

English Definition: 1) to hang one's self by the neck -- MAGBITAY (verb) 2) to hang by the neck -- BITAYIN, IBITAY (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Magbitay ka. (Hang yourself.) 2) Ibitay mo ang kriminal. ([You] hang the criminal.)


 

Word: bitbit

Active Verb: magbitbit

Passive Verb: bitbitin

English Definition: (verb) to carry or hold by the hand

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Magbitbit ka ng payong papuntang opisina. (Carry an umbrella to the office.) 2) Bitbitin mo nga ang mga gulay. (Carry the vegetables.)


 

Word: bitin

English Definition: see bitin1 see bitin2


 

Word: bitin1

Active Verb: magbitin

Passive Verb: ibitin

English Definition: 1) dangling prizes and favors (noun) 2) hanging, suspending -- BITIN 3) to hang -- BUMITIN (verb) 4) to hang something -- MAGBITIN, IBITIN (verb)


 

Word: bitin2

Active Verb: bumitin

Passive Verb: bitinin

English Definition: 1) dangling prizes and favors (noun) 2) hanging, suspending -- BITIN 3) to hang -- BUMITIN (verb) 4) to hang something -- MAGBITIN, IBITIN (verb)


 

Word: bitiw

English Definition: see bitiw1 see bitiw2


 

Word: bitiw1

Active Verb: magbitiw

English Definition: 1) to release one's hold or grip -- BUMITIW (verb) 2) to resign, to let go -- MAGBITIW (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Bumitiw siya sa aking pagkakahawak. (He released himself from my grip.) 2) Nais ng presidente na magbitiw sa kanyang katungkulan. (The president wants to resign from office.)


 

Word: bitiw2

Active Verb: bumitiw

Passive Verb: bitiwan

English Definition: 1) to release one's hold or grip -- BUMITIW (verb) 2) to resign, to let go -- MAGBITIW (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Bumitiw siya sa aking pagkakahawak. (He released himself from my grip.) 2) Nais ng presidente na magbitiw sa kanyang katungkulan. (The president wants to resign from office.)


 

Word: bitsin

English Definition: (noun) flavoring powder, seasoning, monosodium glutamate (MSG)

L2 Definition: (var) betsin

Examples: Chinese


 

Word: bituin

English Definition: (noun) star


 

Word: bituka

English Definition: (noun) intestine


 

Word: biyahe

Active Verb: magbiyahe

English Definition: (noun) trip, journey


 

Word: biyahero

English Definition: (noun) traveller, voyager

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: biyak

Active Verb: magbiyak

Passive Verb: biyakin

English Definition: (verb) to cleave, to split, to break into two

Examples: 1) Magbiyak ka ng buko. (Split open the coconut.) 2) Biyakin mo nga ang niyog. ([You] cleave the coconut open.)


 

Word: biyas

English Definition: (noun) flank, internode


 

Word: biyaya

Passive Verb: biyayaan

English Definition: (noun) favor, grace, mercy


 

Word: biyenan

English Definition: (noun) mother-in-law or father-in-law (term of reference for parents-in-law)


 

Word: Biyernes

English Definition: (noun) Friday

Notes: Spanish VIERNES


 

Word: Biyernes Santo

English Definition: (noun) Good Friday


 

Word: biyolin

Active Verb: magbiyolin

English Definition: (noun) violin


 

Word: biyolinista

English Definition: (noun) violinist


 

Word: biyudo

Active Verb: mabiyudo

English Definition: (noun) widower (male)

L2 Definition: (var) BIYUDA

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: blangko

English Definition: (adj) nothing; blank

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: blusa

Active Verb: magblusa

English Definition: (noun) blouse


 

Word: bobits

English Definition: 1) Tagalog slang for girl 2) Tagalog slang for someone who is stupid or slow to understand

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) 1. babae; 2. tanga, mahina ang ulo


 

Word: bobo

English Definition: (adj) dumb, stupid, dull


 

Word: bodabil

English Definition: (noun) vaudeville


 

Word: bodega

English Definition: (noun) storeroom, warehouse


 

Word: boga

English Definition: Tagalog slang for gun


 

Word: bokabularyo

English Definition: (noun) vocabulary

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: boksing

Active Verb: magboksing

English Definition: (noun) boxing


 

Word: boksingero

English Definition: (noun) boxer


 

Word: bokya

English Definition: Tagalog slang for zero (score), failure

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) wala, lagpak


 

Word: bola

Active Verb: mambola

Passive Verb: bolahin

English Definition: 1) ball (noun) 2) to flatter, to jest, to put someone on (verb)

Examples: 1) Ayaw niyang mangbola ng babae. (He does not want to flatter a girl.) 2) Bolahin natin ang kapatid mo. (Let's put your sister on.)


 

Word: bolivia

English Definition: Tagalog slang for pubic hair (syn) GUBAT

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bulbol


 

Word: boljak

English Definition: Tagalog slang for bald-headed (syn) BOKAL, BUWAN, OKLAB

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kalbo (syn) BOKAL, BUWAN, OKLAB


 

Word: bolpen

English Definition: (noun) ballpen


 

Word: boluntaryo

Active Verb: magboluntaryo

English Definition: (noun) volunteer; peace corps volunteer


 

Word: bomba

English Definition: (noun) pump


 

Word: Bombay

English Definition: (noun) Indian (native of India)


 

Word: bombero

English Definition: (noun) fireman


 

Word: bombilya

English Definition: (noun) electric light bulb


 

Word: bombo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for pregnant

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) buntis


 

Word: bongga

English Definition: Tagalog slang for ostentatious, pretentious, loud

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) sosyal, pabongga-pasikat


 

Word: bonsay

English Definition: Tagalog slang for small person, midget (syn) WENG-WENG

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bansot, pandak (syn) WENG-WENG


 

Word: bopol

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stupid

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tanga


 

Word: boses

English Definition: (noun) voice

L2 Definition: (syn) tinig


 

Word: boses ipis

English Definition: Tagalog slang for tiny voice, small voice

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) matinis ang boses


 

Word: bota

Active Verb: magbota

English Definition: (noun) boots, rainboots


 

Word: botak

English Definition: Tagalog slang for run

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) takbo


 

Word: bote

English Definition: (noun) bottle

L2 Definition: (syn) botelya


 

Word: botika

English Definition: (noun) drugstore, pharmacy

L2 Definition: (syn) parmasya


 

Word: boto

Active Verb: bumoto

Passive Verb: iboto

English Definition: 1) vote (noun) 2) to vote -- BUMOTO (verb) 3) to vote for someone -- IBOTO (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumoto tayo sa darating na halalalan. (Let's vote in the coming elections.) 2) Iboto natin ang magaling na kandidato. (Let's vote for the good candidate.)


 

Word: boyax

English Definition: Tagalog slang for young boys

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mga kabataang lalaki


 

Word: bra

English Definition: (noun) bra

L2 Definition: (var) brasiyer


 

Word: bracelet

English Definition: Tagalog slang for police handcuffs

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) posas


 

Word: bras

English Definition: (noun) brush


 

Word: brasiyer

English Definition: (noun) bra


 

Word: braso

English Definition: (noun) arm


 

Word: bred basket

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stomach, tummy

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tiyan


 

Word: brenggol

English Definition: Tagalog slang for sad, lonely, depressed

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) malungkot, malumbay


 

Word: brilyante

English Definition: (noun) diamond


 

Word: broke

English Definition: Tagalog slang for without money

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) walang pera


 

Word: brotsa

English Definition: (noun) painter's brush (large)

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: brownies

English Definition: Tagalog slang for illegal drugs

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pinagbabawal na gamot


 

Word: bruha

English Definition: (noun) witch, old hag


 

Word: brunayuki

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a Filipina who entertains the king or prince of Brunei and his guests; pejorative term for Filipina entertainers who work in Brunei as high class prostitutes

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) isang Pilipinang umaaliw sa hari o prinsipe ng Brunei at sa kanilang mga panauhin


 

Word: bruwski

English Definition: Tagalog slang for beer

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bir, serbesa


 

Word: bubelya

English Definition: Tagalog slang for breasts, mammary glands (syn) BOOBS

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) suso (syn) BOOBS


 

Word: bubong

English Definition: (noun) roof


 

Word: bubot

English Definition: (adj) unripe, immature


 

Word: bubuyog

English Definition: (noun) bumble-bee


 

Word: budbod

Active Verb: magbudbod

Passive Verb: ibudbod

English Definition: (verb) to sprinkle, to scatter, to sow


 

Word: budhi

English Definition: (noun) conscience


 

Word: budol

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone who is gullible

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) dayain, lokohin


 

Word: buena mano

English Definition: (noun) first customer of the day who is believed to bring good luck in business

Notes: (lit.) good hand, borrowed from Spanish


 

Word: bueno

English Definition: (part) if that is so, in that case, well then

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: buga

English Definition: see buga1 see buga2


 

Word: buga1

Active Verb: magbuga

Passive Verb: bugahan

English Definition: 1) to spit or blow some liquid from the mouth -- BUMUGA (verb) 2) to force out of the mouth by sudden blow -- MAGBUGA (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumuga siya ng mainit na tubig. (He threw up the hot water.) 2) Ibuga mo ang tubig. (Spit out the water.)


 

Word: buga2

Active Verb: bumuga

Passive Verb: ibuga

English Definition: 1) to spit or blow some liquid from the mouth -- BUMUGA (verb) 2) to force out of the mouth by sudden blow -- MAGBUGA (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Bumuga siya ng mainit na tubig. (He threw up the hot water.) 2) Ibuga mo ang tubig. (Spit out the water.)


 

Word: bugaloo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for pimp

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bugaw


 

Word: bugambilya

English Definition: (noun) bougainvillea

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: bughaw

English Definition: (adj) blue


 

Word: bugnot

English Definition: (noun) exasperation


 

Word: bugok

English Definition: (adj) putrid, rotten


 

Word: bugtong

English Definition: 1) riddle (noun) 2) one and only child (adj)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: buhaghag

Active Verb: magbuhaghag

Passive Verb: buhaghagin

English Definition: (adj) spongy, loose (not adhesive)


 

Word: buhangin

English Definition: (noun) sand


 

Word: buhat

Active Verb: bumuhat

Passive Verb: buhatin

English Definition: (verb) to lift, to carry (adverb) ever since, from the beginning -- MAGBUHAT NG

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Bumuhat ka ng bato. (Lift a piece of rock.) Buhat ng kita ay makita. (Ever since I saw you) Magbuhat ng kita ay makilala. (From the time I first knew you.)


 

Word: buhawi

English Definition: (noun) cyclone, tornado


 

Word: buhay

English Definition: see buhay1 see buhay2


 

Word: buhay-mayaman

English Definition: (noun) rich life; an easy-going, affluent life

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: buhay1

Active Verb: mabuhay

English Definition: 1) life (noun) 2) alive (adj) 3) to live; to become alive (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: buhay2

Active Verb: bumuhay

Passive Verb: buhayin

English Definition: 1) life (noun) 2) alive (adj) 3) to live; to become alive (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: buhok

English Definition: (noun) hair


 

Word: buhol

Active Verb: magbuhol

Passive Verb: ibuhol

English Definition: (verb) to make a knot; to tie securely

Examples: 1) Magbuhol ka ng lubid. ([You] make a knot with the rope.) 2) Ibuhol mo ang lubid. (Make a knot with the rope.)


 

Word: buhos

English Definition: see buhos1 see buhos2


 

Word: buhos1

Active Verb: magbuhos

Passive Verb: buhusan

English Definition: 1) to pour -- BUMUHOS (verb) 2) to pour something -- MAGBUHOS, IBUHOS (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumuhos ang malakas na ulan. (The heavy rain poured.) 2) Ibuhos mo ang tubig sa ulo niya. (Pour the water on his head.)


 

Word: buhos2

Active Verb: bumuhos

Passive Verb: ibuhos

English Definition: 1) to pour -- BUMUHOS (verb) 2) to pour something -- MAGBUHOS, IBUHOS (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumuhos ang malakas na ulan. (The heavy rain poured.) 2) Ibuhos mo ang tubig sa ulo niya. (Pour the water on his head.)


 

Word: buka

Active Verb: bumuka

Passive Verb: ibuka

English Definition: 1) open (adj) 2) to open -- BUMUKA (verb) 3) to open something -- IBUKA (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Bumuka na ang buko. (The bud opened.) 2) Ibuka mo ang bibig mo. (Open your mouth.)


 

Word: bukaka

Active Verb: bumukaka

Passive Verb: ibukaka

English Definition: (adj) wide apart (as legs when standing with feet wide apart)

L2 Definition: (syn) bikaka


 

Word: bukal

English Definition: (adj) open, wide-open (idiom) sincere, without hesitation

Examples: Bukal sa loob niya ang tumulong sa iba. (He is sincere in helping other people.)


 

Word: bukana

English Definition: (noun) front, threshold

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: bukang-bibig

English Definition: (noun) popular expression; "the talk of the town"

L2 Definition: (var) bukambibig

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: bukang-liwayway

English Definition: (noun) break of day; dawn

L2 Definition: (syn) madaling-araw

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: bukas

English Definition: see bukas1 see bukas2


 

Word: bukas1

Active Verb: magbukas

Passive Verb: buksan

English Definition: 1) tomorrow (noun) 2) to be opened -- BUMUKAS (verb) 3) to open something -- MAGBUKAS, IBUKAS, BUKSAN (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Bumukas ang pinto sa lakas ng hangin. (The door was opened because of the strong wind.) 2) Buksan mo ang bintana. (Open the window.)


 

Word: bukas2

Active Verb: bumukas

Passive Verb: ibukas

English Definition: 1) tomorrow (noun) 2) to be opened -- BUMUKAS (verb) 3) to open something -- MAGBUKAS, IBUKAS, BUKSAN (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumukas ang pinto sa lakas ng hangin. (The door was opened because of the strong wind.) 2) Buksan mo ang bintana. (Open the window.)


 

Word: bukayo

English Definition: (noun) a dessert made of grated coconut cooked with sugar

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Word: bukbok

English Definition: Tagalog slang for acne- or pimple-faced (syn) TAGIHAWAT

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) maraming tagihawat


 

Word: bukbok

English Definition: (noun) bol weevil, wood borer, wood tick, decay (teeth)


 

Word: bukid

English Definition: (noun) field, farm, rice field


 

Word: buking

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone who was found out, exposed for some illicit activity or crime

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mabisto


 

Word: buklat

Active Verb: magbuklat

Passive Verb: buklatin

English Definition: 1) to open a book or magazine 2) to turn the pages of a reading material

Examples: 1) Magbuklat kayo ng libro. (Open a book.) 2) Buklatin ninyo ang aklat. (Open the book.)


 

Word: buko

English Definition: (noun) bud; young (unripe) coconut; the meat of the young coconut

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Word: bukod

Active Verb: bumukod

Passive Verb: ibukod

English Definition: 1) to separate from -- BUMUKOD (verb) 2) to set apart -- MAGBUKOD, IBUKOD 3) besides, in addition to (conj)

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Examples: 1) Bumukod na siya sa amin. (He separated from us.) 2) Ibukod mo ang para kay Jose. (Set aside what is for John.) 3) Kasama rin niya ang kanyang mga anak bukod sa kanyang asawa. (His child was with him in addition to his wife.)


 

Word: bukungbukong

English Definition: (noun) conscience


 

Word: bula

Active Verb: bumula

English Definition: (noun) foam, bubbles


 

Word: bulag

Active Verb: mabulag

Passive Verb: bulagin

English Definition: (adj) blind


 

Word: bulak

English Definition: (noun) cotton


 

Word: bulakbol

Active Verb: magbulakbol

English Definition: (adj) truant, vagabond, jobless


 

Word: bulaklak

Active Verb: mamulaklak

English Definition: 1) flower (noun) 2) to bloom -- MAMULAKLAK

Examples: Gusto na niyang mamulaklak ang kanyang halaman. (She wants her plants to bloom.)


 

Word: bulalakaw

English Definition: (noun) shooting star, meteor


 

Word: bulastog

English Definition: (adj) mean (slang), rude, boastful, rash, bluffing

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Word: bulati

English Definition: (noun) worm


 

Word: bulbol

English Definition: (noun) pubic hair


 

Word: buldet

English Definition: Tagalog slang for ass, butt

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) puwet


 

Word: bulgar

English Definition: (adj) vulgar, coarse

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: bulid

Active Verb: mabulid

Passive Verb: ibulid


 

Word: bulig

English Definition: Tagalog slang for thousand

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) libo


 

Word: bulig

English Definition: (noun) medium-sized fish


 

Word: bulik

English Definition: (adj) white and black (feather of roosters)


 

Word: bulikil

English Definition: Tagalog slang for male, man

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) lalaki


 

Word: bulilit

English Definition: (adj) dwarfish, small


 

Word: bulkan

English Definition: (noun) volcano


 

Word: bulok

Passive Verb: mabulok

English Definition: (adj) decayed, spoiled, rotten


 

Word: bulong

Active Verb: bumulong

Passive Verb: ibulong

English Definition: 1) to whisper, to mumble -- BUMULONG (verb) 2) to whisper something -- MAGBULONG, IBULONG (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumulong siya sa akin. ( He whispered to me.) 2) Ibulong mo sa kanya ang sinabi ko. (Whisper what I said to him.)


 

Word: bulsa

English Definition: (noun) pocket


 

Word: bulto

English Definition: (noun) volume


 

Word: buluntaryo

Active Verb: magboluntaryo

English Definition: (noun) volunteer

L2 Definition: (var) boluntaryo

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Word: bulutong

English Definition: (noun) smallpox


 

Word: bulyaw

Active Verb: bumulyaw

Passive Verb: bulyawan

English Definition: 1) loud or shouted rebuke or reproach; angry and sudden shout to drive away fowls and animals (noun) 2) to shout at, to rebuke or reproach

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Examples: Bulyawan mo ang mga maingay na bata. (Shout at the noisy children.)


 

Word: bumbunan

English Definition: (noun) crown or top of the head, especially that of babies

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Word: bundat

English Definition: (adj) glutted; gorged; full (so well-fed that the abdomen is distented)

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Word: bundok

Active Verb: mamundok

English Definition: (noun) mountain


 

Word: bunga

Active Verb: mamunga

English Definition: (noun) fruit; betel nut palm (areca catechu)

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Word: bungad

Active Verb: bumungad

Passive Verb: bungarin

English Definition: (noun) front

L2 Definition: (syn) harapan, bukana


 

Word: bungang-araw

English Definition: (noun) prickly heat


 

Word: bunggo

Active Verb: bumunggo

Passive Verb: bungguin

English Definition: 1) impact (noun) 2) to hit, to bump with something -- BUMUNGGO (verb) 3) to hit or bump against accidentally -- MABUNGGO (verb) 4) to ram an object against something, to bump against something -- MAGBUNGGO, IBUNGGO (verb) 5) to hit or bump against -

Examples: 1) Bumunggo ang ulo niya sa pader. (His head hit the wall.) 2) Mag-ingat ka sa pagmamaneho at baka ikaw ay mabunggo. (Be careful while driving, you might hit something.) 3) Ibunggo mo ang ulo niya sa pader. (Ram his head against the wall.) 4) Bung


 

Word: bungi

Active Verb: mabungi

English Definition: 1) jag, dent, notch, nick (noun) 2) toothless, having missing tooth (adj) 3) to lose a tooth (verb)

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Word: bungisngis

Active Verb: bumungisngis

English Definition: (adj) giggling


 

Word: bungkal

Active Verb: magbungkal

Passive Verb: bungkalin

English Definition: (verb) to till the soil, to dig out

Examples: 1) Magbungkal ka ng lupa para sa halaman. (Till the soil for the plant.)


 

Word: bungkos

English Definition: (noun) bundle, package


 

Word: bungo

English Definition: (noun) skull

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Word: buni

English Definition: (noun) ringworm


 

Word: buno

Active Verb: magbuno

Passive Verb: bunuin

English Definition: 1) to wrestle -- MANGBUNO, BUNUIN 2) to wrestle each other -- MAGBUNO

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Examples: 1) Bunuin mo nga siya. (Wrestle with him.) 2) Magbuno kayong dalawa. (Wrestle each other.)


 

Word: bunot

Active Verb: magbunot

Passive Verb: bunutin

English Definition: 1) coconut husk (noun) 2) to pull out, to uproot, to extract -- BUMUNOT, BUNUTIN (verb) 3) to pull out something -- MAGBUNOT, BUNUTIN (verb)

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Examples: 1) Bumunot siya ng isang numero sa palabunutan. (He picked a number from the lottery.) 2) Huwag kang magbunot ng baril. (Don't pull out a gun.)

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Word: bunso

English Definition: (adj) the youngest in the family (term of reference)


 

Word: buntis

English Definition: (adj) pregnant


 

Word: bunton

Active Verb: bumunton

Passive Verb: ibunton

English Definition: 1) heap, pile (noun) 2) to pile up, to crowd in -- BUMUNTON (verb) 3) to put into a pile, to put in a heap or mound -- MAGBUNTON, IBUNTON (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumunton ang basura sa bangketa. (The garbage piled up on the streetwalk.) 2) Ibunton mo ang maruming damit sa batya. (Pile the dirty laundry on the wash basin.)


 

Word: buntot

Active Verb: bumuntot

Passive Verb: buntutan

English Definition: (noun) tail


 

Word: buo

Active Verb: bumuo

Passive Verb: buuin

English Definition: (adj) entire, complete


 

Word: bura

Active Verb: magbura

Passive Verb: burahin

English Definition: (verb) to erase something, to remove traces of

Examples: 1) Burahin mo ang maling sagot. (Erase the wrong answer.) 2) Magbura ka ng pisara. (Erase/clean the blackboard.)


 

Word: burda

Active Verb: magburda

Passive Verb: burdahan

English Definition: 1) embroidery (noun) 2) to embroider (verb)

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Examples: 1) Magburda ka ng punda ng unan. (You embroider something on the pillowcase.) 2) Burdahan mo ang punda ng unan. (Embroider the pillowcase.)


 

Word: burdado

English Definition: (adj) embroidered


 

Word: buri

English Definition: (noun) a kind of palm tree


 

Word: burikit

English Definition: Tagalog slang for prostitute or women who work in whore houses at night (syn) BURIKAT

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mga babaeng nagtatrabaho sa klab, disco house at mga aliwang panggabi (syn) BURIKAT


 

Word: burloloy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for brick-a-brac, stuff, decorative items, ornaments, jewelry

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) palamuti, dekorasyon, gayak


 

Word: buro

Active Verb: magburo

Passive Verb: buruhin

English Definition: 1) pickles (noun) -- usually green mangoes 2) preserved in salt; pickled or salted (adj) 3) to pickle, to salt (verb)

L2 Definition: (eg.) burung mangga


 

Word: burol

English Definition: (noun) hill

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Word: bus

English Definition: (noun) bus


 

Word: busabos

English Definition: (noun) lowly slave


 

Word: busal

English Definition: (noun) corncob


 

Word: buslu

English Definition: (noun) a kind of basket

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Word: busog

Passive Verb: mabusog

English Definition: (verb) to be full, satisfied, satiated (from eating)

Examples: Mabusog ka kaya sa aking nilutong pansit? (Will you be satisfied with the noodle I cooked?)


 

Word: butangero

English Definition: (noun) gangster, ruffian


 

Word: butas

Passive Verb: mabutas

English Definition: 1) hole (noun) 2) marked by having a hole (adj) 3) Tagalog slang for a woman who is no longer a virgin

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) babaeng may karanasan na sa pagtatalik


 

Word: butata

English Definition: Tagalog slang (verb) for interjection, grab attention, or silenced by a retort

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) 1. sumabad; 2. umagaw; 3. supalpal


 

Word: butaw

English Definition: Tagalog slang for useless

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) walang pakinabang


 

Word: butete

English Definition: (noun) tadpole


 

Word: buti

English Definition: 1) goodness (noun) 2) fine, good (adj) -- MABUTI


 

Word: butiki

English Definition: (noun) lizard


 

Word: butil

English Definition: (noun) grain, cereal, kernel


 

Word: butingting

English Definition: Tagalog slang for tinkering or observing an object by disassembling its parts

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tinitingnan, nilalamas


 

Word: butlig

English Definition: (noun) little cyst-like growth on the skin


 

Word: buto

English Definition: (noun) seed, bone


 

Word: butones

English Definition: (noun) buttons


 

Word: butse

English Definition: (noun) crop of a chicken


 

Word: button

English Definition: Tagalog slang for illegal drugs (syn) CACTUS, CUBES, USOK

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) gamot (syn) CACTUS, CUBES, USOK


 

Word: buwal

Active Verb: magbuwal

Passive Verb: ibuwal

English Definition: 1) to fall down, to drop down -- BUMUWAL (verb) 2) to fall flat on the ground -- MABUWAL (verb) 3) to cut down, to push down -- MAGBUWAL, IBUWAL


 

Word: buwan

English Definition: (noun) month, moon


 

Word: buwaya

English Definition: (noun) crocodile (Tagalog slang) a policeman who asks for bribes (Tagalog slang) in basketball, one who refuses to pass a ball to his teamates (Tagalog slang) greedy person

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pulis na nanghihingi ng lagay


 

Word: buwaya

English Definition: (noun) crocodile (Tagalog slang) a policeman who asks for bribes (Tagalog slang) in basketball, one who refuses to pass a ball to his teamates (Tagalog slang) greedy person

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pulis na nanghihingi ng lagay


 

Word: buwelta

Active Verb: bumwelta

Passive Verb: ibuwelta

English Definition: 1) to turn around, to go around, to return -- BUMUELTA (verb) 2) to turn a vehicle around to go back -- IBUWELTA (verb)

Examples: 1) Bumuelta siya pagdating sa kanto. (He turned around at the corner.) 2) Ibuwelta mo ang kotse. (Turn the car around.)


 

Word: buwig

English Definition: (noun) a bunch or cluster of fruits

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Word: buwis

English Definition: (noun) tax, as on land


 

Word: buwisit

English Definition: (adj) jinxed, bad-omened, annoying, vexing

L2 Definition: (syn) malas

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Word: buyon

English Definition: Tagalog slang for bathroom, toilet

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kasilyas


 

Word: buyoy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stutterer, a person who cannot pronounce words properly

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) utal


 

Word: calban

English Definition: Tagalog slang for male prostitute

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) lalaking puta


 

Word: cats

English Definition: Tagalog slang for men, boys

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mga lalaki


 

Word: cauliflower

English Definition: Tagalog slang for hemmoroids

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) almoranas


 

Word: chaka

English Definition: Tagalog slang for ugly person (syn) TUKMOL, UKRAY

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pangit (syn) TUKMOL, UKRAY


 

Word: chamba

English Definition: Tagalog slang for short of change (money) (syn) KALIMOT

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kulang sa sukli


 

Word: chang

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a girl friend


 

Word: chap-chap

English Definition: Tagalog slang for dismembered body

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) katay, salvage


 

Word: chapter

English Definition: Tagalog slang for old, past event

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tapos, luma


 

Word: charing

English Definition: Tagalog slang for: 1) flirt, playgirl; 2) joke, pun

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) 1. malandi, palikera; 2. biro lang


 

Word: charrarot

English Definition: Tagalog slang for flat-nosed person

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) walang ilong


 

Word: cheap

English Definition: Tagalog slang for: 1. low-class, without sophistication, lowly; 2. playboy, playgirl

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) hamak, mababa ang uri, hindi klas


 

Word: cheap head

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stupid, ignorant

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tanga, walang alam


 

Word: cheke

English Definition: Tagalog slang for code (for cheating in class)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kodigo


 

Word: cherry

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a virgin man or woman

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) dalaga o binata; walang karanasan


 

Word: chibabo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone who is fat or obese

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mataba


 

Word: chichay

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone who is grouchy, temperamental

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) sumpungin


 

Word: chiching

English Definition: Tagalog slang for mistress

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kerida


 

Word: chick

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a single woman

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) dalaga


 

Word: chick boy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for playboy, stud, macho

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) palikero, lalaking-lalaki


 

Word: chicka-chicka

English Definition: Tagalog slang for gossiping, or helping one another

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tsismisan, tulung-tulong


 

Word: chickadora

English Definition: Tagalog slang for gossiper

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tsismosa


 

Word: chickahan

English Definition: Tagalog slang for friendly chit-chat, friendly gathering, socializing

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pakikipagkaibigan, sosyalan


 

Word: chicken

English Definition: Tagalog slang for easy, not difficult (task)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) madaling gawin, madaling trabaho


 

Word: chigualgual

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone sexy and beautiful

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) maganda, seksi


 

Word: chikinini

English Definition: Tagalog slang for kissmark or bitemark on the neck

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kagat sa leeg


 

Word: chimit

English Definition: Tagalog slang for gossip

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tsismis


 

Word: chipipay

English Definition: Tagalog slang for low-class, not sophisticated, cheap

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mababang uri, hamak, hindi klas


 

Word: chitae

English Definition: Tagalog slang for ugly, or one who looks like a monkey

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pangit, mukhang unggoy


 

Word: choho

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stinky, unpleasant smell, or foul odor

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mabaho


 

Word: chokaran

English Definition: Tagalog slang for buddy, mate, friend

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kasama, kaibigan, pare


 

Word: chongki

English Definition: Tagalog slang for buddy, mate, friend

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pare


 

Word: choque

English Definition: Tagalog slang for vagina (syn) CHOKI, CUNT, EK-EK, E-KUPS, FLOWER

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) puki, kiki, tinggil (syn) CHOKI, CUNT, EK-EK, E-KUPS, FLOWER


 

Word: chupa

English Definition: Tagalog slang for suck, brown nose (syn) CHUPANGKO, OPAS

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) sipsip (syn) CHUPANGKO, OPAS


 

Word: classified

English Definition: Tagalog slang for secret, confidential

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal), sekreto, lihim


 

Word: cloud

English Definition: Tagalog slang for happy

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) masaya


 

Word: coke

English Definition: Tagalog slang for coccaine

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) gamot na coccaine


 

Word: coker

English Definition: Tagalog slang for liar

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) sinungaling


 

Word: comics

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone with many tattoos or painting on his body

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) maraming pinta sa katawan


 

Word: conference room

English Definition: Tagalog slang for restroom, toilet, bathroom

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) banyo, kubeta


 

Word: cool wood

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a calm person

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mahinahon


 

Word: cross-eyed

English Definition: Tagalog slang for drunk

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) lasing


 

Word: daan

English Definition: see daan1 see daan2 see daan3 see daan4

L2 Definition:

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Word: daan1

English Definition: (num) a unit of hundred

Examples: Isang daan (one hundred), dalawang daan (two hundred)...


 

Word: daan2

English Definition: (noun) road, street, way

L2 Definition: (syn) kalye

Examples: Saan ang daan papuntang bayan? (Which is the way to the city?)


 

Word: daan3

Active Verb: magdaan

Passive Verb: idaan

English Definition: (verb) to drop something by

Examples: 1) Magdaan ka ng bigas sa amin mamaya. (Bring some rice to our place later.) 2) Idaan mo ang bigas sa amin mamaya. (Bring the rice to our place later.)


 

Word: daan4

Active Verb: dumaan

English Definition: (verb) to pass by

Examples: Dumaan ka mamaya sa bahay. (You pass by the house later.)


 

Word: daga

English Definition: (noun) rat, mouse Tagalog slang for nervousness

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kaba


 

Word: dagan

English Definition: see dagan1 see dagan2


 

Word: dagan1

Active Verb: dumagan

English Definition: (verb) to put one's weight on something

Examples: Huwag kang dumagan sa maliit na bisikleta at baka masira iyan. (Don't put your weight on the small bicycle or it might break.)


 

Word: dagan2

Active Verb: magdagan

Passive Verb: idagan

English Definition: (verb) to put a weight, to press, to put something over something

L2 Definition:

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Examples: 1) Magdagan ka ng pabigat sa ibabaw ng mga papel. (You put the weight on top of the papers.) 2) Idagan mo ang pabigat sa ibabaw ng mga papel. (Put the weight on top of the papers.)


 

Word: dagat

English Definition: (noun) ocean, sea


 

Word: dagdag

Active Verb: magdagdag

Passive Verb: idagdag

English Definition: (verb) to add, to supplement, to increase

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Magdagdag ka ng kaunting asukal sa kape. (You add some sugar in the coffee.) 2) Idagdag mo ang asukal sa kape. (Add the sugar in the coffee.)


 

Word: dagol

English Definition: Tagalog slang for thug, bully, big person

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) maton


 

Word: dagsa

English Definition: see dagsa1 see dagsa2


 

Word: dagsa1

Active Verb: dumagsa

English Definition: (verb) to have a sudden, tumultuous and confusing flow of people

Examples: Dumagsa ang napakaraming tao sa kalye matapos manalo ang Chicago Bulls sa NBA finals. (A sudden flow of people in the street emerged after the Chicago Bulls won the NBA finals.)


 

Word: dagsa2

English Definition: (noun) sudden, tumultuous and confusing flow, jumble, or bustle of people or things.


 

Word: dagta

English Definition: (noun) sap, juice

L2 Definition:

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Word: dahan

English Definition: (adj) slow -- MADAHAN, MARAHAN


 

Word: dahan-dahan

English Definition: (adv) slowly


 

Word: dahas

English Definition: 1) force, violence of action (noun) 2) intrepidity (noun) 3) ruthlessness (noun)

L2 Definition: 1) puwersa, lakas (syn) 2) tapang (syn) 3) lupit, bangis, bagsik (syn)


 

Word: dahil

English Definition: (conj) because, by reason of, caused by, on account of, through this...

L2 Definition:

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Word: dahilan

English Definition: (noun) reason, cause


 

Word: dahon

English Definition: (noun) leaf of a plant; leaf or page in a book

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Word: daig

English Definition: (adj) surpassed, excelled, beaten

L2 Definition: (syn) talo


 

Word: daigdig

English Definition: (noun) world, universe


 

Word: daing

English Definition: see daing1 see daing2


 

Word: daing1

English Definition: (noun) dried fish

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Word: daing2

Active Verb: dumaing

English Definition: 1) complaint (noun) 2) to complain, to moan (verb)

Examples: 1) May daing siya tungkol sa kanyang trabaho. (He has a complaint about his job.) 2) Dumaing siya sa doktor dahil sa sakit ng kanyang tiyan. (He complained to the doctor about his stomachache.)


 

Word: daisy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for AIDS (acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) sakit na AIDS


 

Word: dakila

English Definition: (adj) great, eminent, majestic, noble

Examples: Si Jose Rizal ay isang dakilang bayani ng Pilipinas. (Jose Rizal is a great hero of the Philippines.)


 

Word: dako

English Definition: (noun) spot, place


 

Word: dako

English Definition: Tagalog slang for big penis (syn) DAKOTA

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) malaking titi (syn) DAKOTA


 

Word: dakot

English Definition: see dakot1 see dakot2

L2 Definition:

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Word: dakot1

Active Verb: dumakot

Passive Verb: dakutin

English Definition: (verb) to grasp a handful

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Dumakot ka ng buhangin sa dalampasigan. (Grasp a handful of sand from the seashore.) 2) Dakutin mo ang buhangin sa dalampasigan. (Grasp some sand from the seashore.)


 

Word: dakot2

Active Verb: mangdakot

English Definition: (verb) to grasp somebody


 

Word: dakota

English Definition: see dako


 

Word: dala

English Definition: see dala1 see dala2

L2 Definition:

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Word: dala1

Active Verb: magdala

Passive Verb: dalhin

English Definition: (verb) to carry, to bring or take away

Examples: 1) Magdala ka ng payong at uulan mamaya. (You bring an umbrella because it will rain later on.) 2) Dalhin mo ang payong at uulan mamaya. (Bring the umbrella because it will rain later on.)


 

Word: dala2

English Definition: (noun) load

L2 Definition:

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Word: dalag

English Definition: (noun) mud fish


 

Word: dalaga

English Definition: (noun) an unmarried woman


 

Word: dalahira

English Definition: 1) gossipy (adj., applied to women) 2) provocative, free and easy (adj)

L2 Definition: 1) (syn) satsat, daldal, daldalera, tsismosa 2) (syn) landi


 

Word: dalamhati

English Definition: (noun) extreme sorrow; grief


 

Word: dalampasigan

English Definition: (noun) beach


 

Word: dalandan

English Definition: (noun) orange (fruit)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

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Word: dalang

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ few; not frequent


 

Word: dalangin

English Definition: see dalangin1 see dalangin2


 

Word: dalangin1

English Definition: (noun) prayer


 

Word: dalangin2

Active Verb: dumalangin

Passive Verb: idalangin

English Definition: (verb) to pray fervently

Examples: 1) Dumalangin ka sa Diyos tungkol sa iyong mga problema. (You pray fervently to God about your problems.) 2) Idalangin mo sa Diyos ang iyong mga problema. (Pray fervently to God about your problems.)


 

Word: dalas

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ often, frequent, regular

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Madalas magkumpisal. (A regular confessor.)


 

Word: dalaw

Active Verb: dumalaw

Passive Verb: dalawin

English Definition: (verb) to visit, to make a call

Examples: 1) Dumalaw ka naman sa amin. (You come and visit us.) 2) Dalawin mo kami. (Pay us a visit.)


 

Word: dalawa

English Definition: 1) two (num) 2) twice /maka-/ (adj) 3) the day before yesterday /maka-/ (with SA) (adv)


 

Word: daldal

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ talkative

L2 Definition:

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Word: dali

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ easy; quick, prompt, not difficult


 

Word: daliri

English Definition: (noun) finger


 

Word: dalisay

English Definition: (adj) clean, pure, clear, haste


 

Word: dalita

English Definition: (adj) /ma-/ indigent, poor


 

Word: dalo

Active Verb: dumalo

Passive Verb: daluhan

English Definition: (verb) to attend to, to succor

Examples: 1) Dumalo siya sa aking kaarawan. (She attended my birthday party.) 2) Daluhan mo ang aking kaarawan. (Come to my birthday party.)


 

Word: dalubhasa

English Definition: (noun) an expert, a specialist (adj) expert, specialist

L2 Definition: (syn) eksperto


 

Word: daluyong

English Definition: (noun) tidal wave


 

Word: dalya

English Definition: (noun) dahlia


 

Word: dama

English Definition: see dama1 see dama2

L2 Definition:

Notes:


 

Word: dama1

English Definition: (noun) a native game of chess

L2 Definition:

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Word: dama2

Passive Verb: damahin

English Definition: (verb) to feel, to empathize, sympathize

Examples: Damahin mo ang lungkot niya. (Feel her loneliness.)


 

Word: damag

English Definition: (adv) /mag-/ the whole night


 

Word: damagands

English Definition: Tagalog slang for beautiful, pretty (syn) DAMAGS

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) maganda (syn) DAMAGS


 

Word: damay

English Definition: see damay1 see damay2


 

Word: damay1

Active Verb: dumamay

English Definition: (verb) to help, to condole, to sympathize

Examples: Dumamay kami sa mga nasalanta ng bagyo. (We sympathize with the hurricane victims.)


 

Word: damay2

Active Verb: mangdamay

Passive Verb: idamay

English Definition: (verb) to involve others (without notice) in some sort of unpleasant situation

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Huwag kang mangdamay ng ibang tao sa iyong kalokohan. (Don't involve others in your misadventures.) 2) Huwag mong idamay ang aking mga kaibigan sa usapan. (Don't involve my friends in our problem.)


 

Word: damba

Active Verb: dumamba

English Definition: (verb) to rise on the hind legs; to stamp the feet

Examples: Dumamba ang aso sa ibabaw ng mesa. (The dog raised itself to sniff at the table.)


 

Word: dambana

English Definition: (noun) shrine, altar

L2 Definition: (syn) simbahan, altar


 

Word: damdam

English Definition: see damdam1 see damdam2 see damdam3


 

Word: damdam1

English Definition: (adj) /ma--in/ overly sensitive


 

Word: damdam2

English Definition: (verb) /maka-/ to be able to feel, to be sensitive

Examples: Marunong siyang makaramdam ng galit ng iba. (He knows how to feel other people's anger.)


 

Word: damdam3

Active Verb: magdamdam

Passive Verb: damdamin

English Definition: (verb) to feel bad about

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Ayaw niyang magdamdam tungkol sa hindi mo pagsulat sa kanya. (She does not want to feel bad about your not writing to her.) 2) Huwag mo nang damdamin ang hindi niya pagsulat sa iyo. (Don't feel bad that he has not sent you a letter.)


 

Word: damhin

English Definition: (verb) to feel one's feeling, to imagine one's feelings -- from DAMA (feeling) and DAMAHIN (to feel the feeling)

Examples: Damhin mo ang aking sakit. (Feel my pain.)


 

Word: dami

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ (marami) plenty, many


 

Word: damit

English Definition: (noun) clothing, dress

L2 Definition: (syn) baro, bestido


 

Word: damo

English Definition: (noun) grass, weeds Tagalog slang for marijuana (syn) DAMO EPS, GRASS, GRETA

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mariwana


 

Word: damot

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ selfish


 

Word: dampa

English Definition: (noun) hut, hovel (poor and small)

L2 Definition: (syn) barung-barong

Notes:

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Word: dampi

English Definition: (noun) light and gentle touch (as by the soft breeze on one's skin); light and gentle application of medication (as on wounds)

Notes: Malay


 

Word: dampot

English Definition: see dampot1 see dampot2


 

Word: dampot1

Active Verb: dumampot

Passive Verb: damputin

English Definition: (verb) to pick up with the hand from the floor or table

Examples: 1) Dumampot ka na diyan ng pagkain sa mesa. (You pick up some food on the table.) 2) Damputin mo ang papel sa sahig. (Pick up the paper on the floor.)


 

Word: dampot2

Active Verb: mangdampot

English Definition: (verb) to handle

Examples: Mangdampot ka ng isang supot na prutas. (You handle a bag of fruits.)


 

Word: damulag

English Definition: (noun) land monster; carabao

L2 Definition: (syn) kalabaw, tamaraw


 

Word: danas

Active Verb: dumanas

Passive Verb: danasin

English Definition: (noun) /ka--, --an/ (KARANASAN) experience (verb) to experience, to go through something

L2 Definition:

Notes: alternate spelling: RANAS, RUMANAS, RANASIN

Examples: 1) Dumanas kami ng hirap nung panahon ng giyera. (We experienced suffering during the time of war.) 2) Danasin kaya niya ang hirap sa buhay? (Will he experience life's suffering?)


 

Word: dangal

English Definition: (noun) honor, reputation


 

Word: dangkal

English Definition: (noun) the span from tip of thumb to tip of middle finger

L2 Definition:

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Word: dapa

English Definition: see dapa1 see dapa2 see dapa3 see dapa4

L2 Definition:

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Word: dapa1

Active Verb: dumapa

English Definition: (verb) to lie on one's stomach

Examples: Dumapa siya sa ibabaw ng kama. (He lied on his stomach in bed.)


 

Word: dapa2

English Definition: (verb) /ma--/ to fall unexpectedly, to stumble

Examples: Huwag kang tumakbo ng mabilis at baka ka madapa. (Don't run too fast or you might fall.)


 

Word: dapa3

Active Verb: magdapa

Passive Verb: idapa

English Definition: (verb) to lay someone flat on his chest or stomach

Examples: 1) Magdapa ka ng bata sa kama. (You lay a child on his stomach in bed.) 2) Idapa mo ang bata sa kama. (Lay the child on his stomach in bed.)


 

Word: dapa4

English Definition: (noun) rough scaled brill sole Tagalog slang for shoes

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) sapatos


 

Word: dapat

English Definition: 1) worthy, deserving, fit, apt, adequate, proper, necessary (adj) 2) must, ought to, should (post-verb)

Examples: 1) Siya ang dapat manalo. (He deserves to win.) 2) Dapat gawin ito ngayon. (This ought to be done now.)


 

Word: daplis

English Definition: (adj) barely missing


 

Word: dapo

Active Verb: dumapo

Passive Verb: dapuan

English Definition: (verb) to alight (as a bird, butterfly, etc.) on something

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Dumapo ang paruparo sa bulaklak. (The butterfly alighted on the flower.) 2) Ayaw dapuan ng mga paruparo ang isang bulaklak. (Butterflies don't want to alight on that flower.)


 

Word: darak

English Definition: (noun) rice bran


 

Word: darling-darling

English Definition: Tagalog slang for sex between two women

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pagsisiping ng dalawang babae


 

Word: dasal

English Definition: see dasal1 see dasal2


 

Word: dasal1

Active Verb: magdasal

Passive Verb: dasalin

English Definition: (verb) to say a prayer

Examples: 1) Magdasal ka mamaya. (You say a prayer later.) 2) Dasalin mo ang Ave Maria mamaya. (Pray the Ave Maria later.)


 

Word: dasal2

Passive Verb: idasal

English Definition: (verb) to say a prayer

Examples: Idasal mo ang Ave Maria mamaya. (Say the Ave Maria later.)


 

Word: datapwa't

English Definition: (conj) but, however (coordinating particle used to express contrasts)

L2 Definition: (syn) ngunit, subalit (usually with a "t")

Notes:


 

Word: dati

English Definition: (adj) former, previous (adv) for a long time already, formerly, it is sometimes closely joined


 

Word: dating

English Definition: see dating1 see dating2


 

Word: dating1

English Definition: (noun) arrival, coming


 

Word: dating2

Active Verb: dumating

Passive Verb: datingan

English Definition: (verb) to arrive

Examples: 1) Dumating sila kahapon. (They arrived yesterday.) 2) Dinatnan niyang patay ang kanyang aso. (His dog was dead by the time he arrived.)


 

Word: datu

English Definition: (noun) ruling head of a clan or tribe


 

Word: daungan

English Definition: (noun) port or wharf


 

Word: daw

English Definition: (particle) it is said; so (somebody) said (expresses that the sentence represents the saying of someone other than the speaker; the person so quoted may be the agent of the sentence itself).

L2 Definition: (var) raw (after vowels)

Examples: Aalis ka raw. (You're leaving,...[I'm told].)


 

Word: daya

English Definition: see daya1 see daya2


 

Word: daya1

Active Verb: mangdaya

English Definition: (verb) to trick, to cheat, to deceive, to delude

Examples: Huwag kang mangdaya sa pagbayad ng buwis. (Don't cheat in paying your tax.)


 

Word: daya2

Active Verb: magdaya

Passive Verb: dayain

English Definition: (verb) to trick, to cheat, to deceive, to delude

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Hindi maganda ang magdaya ng kapwa. (It is not good to cheat your neighbor.) 2) Huwag mong dayain ang laro. (Don't cheat in the game.)


 

Word: dayami

English Definition: (noun) hay

L2 Definition:

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Word: dayap

English Definition: (noun) lime (native); lemon

L2 Definition:

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Word: dayukdok

English Definition: (adj) extremely hungry Tagalog slang for rape

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) gahasa


 

Word: debate

English Definition: (noun) debate, dispute

L2 Definition: (syn) pagtatalo

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dedal

English Definition: (noun) thimble

L2 Definition: (var) didal

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dedma

English Definition: Tagalog slang for playing innocent, or the act of ignoring something said

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kunwari ay walang alam; balewala


 

Word: dedo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for dead

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) patay


 

Word: dekwat

English Definition: Tagalog slang for something stolen (syn) DENGWAT

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) nakaw, umit (syn) DENGWAT


 

Word: delata

English Definition: (noun) canned goods

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: delegado

English Definition: (noun) delegate

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: delegasyon

English Definition: (noun) delegation

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: delikado

English Definition: (adj) fragile, delicate, weak

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: deliryo

English Definition: (noun) delirium

L2 Definition: (var) diliryo

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: demanda

Active Verb: magdemanda

Passive Verb: idemanda

English Definition: (verb) to bring a case to court; to accuse

Notes: Spanish

Examples: 1) Magdemanda ka laban sa kumpanya. (You bring a case against the company.) 2) Idemanda mo ang kumpanya. (File a case against the company.)


 

Word: demokrasya

English Definition: (noun) democracy

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: demokratiko

English Definition: (adj) democratic

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: demonyo

English Definition: (noun) demon, devil (intj) the deuce

L2 Definition: (syn) diyablo (noun) (var) dimonyo (intj)

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: denggoy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for fooled, deceived, taken advantage of

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) naloko, nadaya


 

Word: dentista

English Definition: (noun) dentist

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: departamento

English Definition: (noun) department

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: deposito

English Definition: see deposito1 see deposito2

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: deposito1

English Definition: (noun) money deposited in the bank

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: deposito2

Active Verb: magdeposito

Passive Verb: ideposito

English Definition: (verb) to make a deposit in the bank; to store up

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples: 1) Magdeposito ka ng pera mamayang hapon. (You deposit the money in the bank this afternoon.) 2) Ideposito mo na ang pera mamayang hapon. (Deposit the money in the bank this afternoon.)


 

Word: deretso

English Definition: 1) rights (noun) 2) straight, direct (adj)

L2 Definition: 1) karapatan (syn) 2) tuwid, direkto (syn)

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: ders

English Definition: Tagalog slang for orders, instructions, rules

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mga utos


 

Word: desgrasya

English Definition: (noun) misfortune, disgrace

L2 Definition: (syn) sakuna, aksidente (misfortune) (syn) kahihiyan, kasiraang puri (disgrace) (var) disgrasya

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: desmayo


 

Word: despalkador

English Definition: (noun) embezzler

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: despalko

English Definition: see despalko1 see despalko2


 

Word: despalko1

Active Verb: dumespalko

English Definition: (verb) to embezzle, to swindle

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples: Masamang dumespalko ng pera ng iba. (It is not good to embezzle other people's money.)


 

Word: despalko2

Active Verb: mangdespalko

Passive Verb: despalkuhin

English Definition: (verb) to embezzle, to swindle

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples: 1) Huwag kang mangdespalko ng pera ng iba. (You should not embezzle other people's money.) 2) Masamang despalkuhin ang pera ng iba. (It is not good to swindle the money of other people.)


 

Word: despatsado

English Definition: (adj) dispatched, dismissed

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: despatsador

English Definition: (noun) seller at the store counter, dispatcher

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: despedida

English Definition: (noun) farewell, leave-taking, party given for people leaving

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: desperado

English Definition: (adj) desperate

L2 Definition: (var) desperada (female)

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: di

English Definition: (adv) no, not (short of HINDI)

L2 Definition:

Notes:

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Word: diamante

English Definition: (noun) diamond

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: diarea

English Definition: (noun) diarrhea (med)

L2 Definition: (var) diyarea, pagtatae

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: diaryo

English Definition: (noun) newspaper

L2 Definition: (syn) peryodiko (var) pahayagan, diyaryo

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dibdib

English Definition: (noun) chest, breast


 

Word: dibersiyon

English Definition: (noun) diversion, amusement

L2 Definition: (syn) libangan

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: diborsiyo

English Definition: (noun) divorce

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dida

English Definition: Tagalog slang for talkative

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) masalita


 

Word: didal

English Definition: (noun) thimble

L2 Definition: (var) dedal


 

Word: dies

English Definition: (noun) ten

L2 Definition: (syn) sampu (var) diyes

Notes: Spanish

Examples: Dies centavos. (Ten centavos).


 

Word: diga

English Definition: see diga1 see diga2


 

Word: diga1

Active Verb: dumiga

English Definition: (verb) to court by using idle talk

Examples: Dumiga ka ba sa kanya? (Did you court her?)


 

Word: diga2

Active Verb: mangdiga

Passive Verb: digahan

English Definition: (verb) to court by idle talk

Examples: 1) Mangdiga ka ng dalaga. (You court a single lady.) 2) Digahan mo si Ana. (Court Ana.)


 

Word: diglo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for fart

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) utot


 

Word: digma

English Definition: (noun) war


 

Word: diin

Active Verb: dumiin

Passive Verb: idiin

English Definition: 1) heavily pressed (adj) (madiin) 2) to press hard, to press downward (verb)

Examples: 1) Dumiin siya sa pintuan. (He pressed hard against the door.) 2) Idiin mo ang iyong kamay sa pintuan. (Press your hand against the door.)


 

Word: diit

English Definition: (noun) slight pressure on something


 

Word: dikdik

Active Verb: magdikdik

Passive Verb: dikdikin

English Definition: (verb) to mince, to pulverize

Examples: 1) Magdikdik ka ng bawang. (You mince some garlic.) 2) Dikdikin ang bawang. (Mince the garlic.)


 

Word: dikin

English Definition: (noun) ring stand for pot


 

Word: dikit

English Definition: see dikit1 see dikit2 see dikit3

L2 Definition:

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Word: dikit1

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ dainty, pretty


 

Word: dikit2

Active Verb: dumikit

English Definition: (verb) to stick, to adhere, to get stuck

Examples: Dumikit ang papel sa dingding. (The paper got stuck on the wall.)


 

Word: dikit3

Active Verb: magdikit

Passive Verb: idikit

English Definition: (verb) to paste, to stick, to glue something

Examples: 1) Magdikit ka ng papel sa dingding. (You paste some paper on the wall.) 2) Idikit mo ang papel sa dingding. (Paste the paper on the wall.)


 

Word: diko

English Definition: (noun) appelation to the second eldest brother or younger brothers, sisters, cousins

Notes: Chinese


 

Word: diksiyonaryo

English Definition: (noun) dictionary


 

Word: dikta

Active Verb: magdikta

Passive Verb: idikta

English Definition: (verb) to dictate

Examples: 1) Magdikta ka ng pagsusulit sa mga estudyante. (You give a dictation exam to the students.) 2) Idikta mo sa kalihim ang kautusan. (Dicatate the memorandum to the secretary.)


 

Word: diktador

English Definition: (noun) dictator

Examples: Spanish


 

Word: dila

English Definition: (noun) tongue


 

Word: dilag

English Definition: (noun) gorgeousness, splendor, lustrous beauty

L2 Definition: (syn) ganda


 

Word: dilat

English Definition: see dilat1 see dilat2 see dilat3 see dilat4 see dilat5


 

Word: dilat1

English Definition: (noun) act of opening the eyelids

L2 Definition: (syn) mulat

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Examples:


 

Word: dilat2

English Definition: (adj) having wide-open eyes, wide-eyed

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: dilat3

Active Verb: dumilat

English Definition: (verb) to open (as of the eyes)

Examples: Dumilat ka. (You open your eyes.)


 

Word: dilat4

Passive Verb: idilat

English Definition: (verb) to open one's eyes, to raise one's eyelids

Examples: Idilat mo ang mga mata mo. (Open your eyes.)


 

Word: dilat5

Active Verb: mangdilat

Passive Verb: dilatan

English Definition: (verb) to stare at someone with wide eyes

Examples: 1) Huwag kang mangdilat ng hindi mo kilala. (Don't stare at someone you don't know.) 2) Dilatan mo ang bata kung gusto mong ipakita ang galit mo. (Give a child a wide-eye stare if you want to tell him you are angry.)


 

Word: dilaw

English Definition: (adj) yellow


 

Word: dilaw

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a kind of drug

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) klase ng gamot


 

Word: dilig

Active Verb: magdilig

Passive Verb: diligin

English Definition: (verb) to sprinkle water on; to water (plants)

Examples: 1) Magdilig ka ng halaman mamayang hapon. (You water the plants later this afternoon.) 2) Diligin mo ang mga halaman. (Water the plants.)


 

Word: dilihensiya

Active Verb: magdilihensiya

Passive Verb: dilihensiyahin

English Definition: (verb) to resort to borrowing; to obtain what one needs

Examples: 1) Magdilihensiya ka muna ng pambili ng pagkain. (You borrow some money for the groceries.) 2) Dilihensiyahin mo ang pangkain natin mamayang gabi. (Borrow some money for our food tonight.)


 

Word: dilim

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ dark


 

Word: diliryo

English Definition: see deliryo

L2 Definition: (var) deliryo

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: dilis

English Definition: (noun) long-jawed anchovy


 

Word: din

English Definition: (particle) too, also

L2 Definition: (var) rin (after vowels)


 

Word: dinamita

English Definition: (noun) dynamite

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dingas

Active Verb: magdingas

English Definition: (verb) to flare out; to set aflame

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Magdingas ka ng mga tuyong dahon sa hardin. (You set aflame the dry leaves in the garden.)


 

Word: dingding

English Definition: (noun) wall


 

Word: dini

English Definition: (adv) here

L2 Definition: (syn) dito, rito


 

Word: dinig

Passive Verb: dinggin

English Definition: 1) heard; loud enough to be heard (adj) 2) to listen to (verb) 3) /ma--/ to hear

Examples: Dinggin mo ang aking pakiusap. (Listen to my plea.)


 

Word: Dios

English Definition: (noun) God

L2 Definition: (syn) Bathala, Maykapal (var) Diyos

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dipa

English Definition: (noun) the span of two extended arms

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: diperensiya

English Definition: 1) difference (noun) 2) indisposition, illness (noun) 3) disagreement (noun)

L2 Definition: 1) kaibahan, kaibhan (syn) 2) sakit (syn)

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: direksiyon

English Definition: 1) address (noun) 2) direction (towards), course (noun) 3) order, command (noun) 4) instruction (noun)

L2 Definition: 1) tirahan (syn) 2) banda, gawi (syn) 3) utos (syn) 4) turo (syn)

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: direktor

English Definition: (noun) director


 

Word: diretso

Passive Verb: diretsuhin

English Definition: (verb) to proceed on in a straight direction

Examples: Diretsuhin lang ninyo ang daan at makikita ninyo ang simbahan. (Proceed straight on this road and you will see the church building.)


 

Word: diri

English Definition: 1) /pang--/ (pandidiri) feeling of loathing for what is foul or filthy (noun) 2) /naka--/ (nakapandidiri) loathsome (adj)


 

Word: disinteria

English Definition: (noun) dysentery

L2 Definition: (syn) iti

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: disiplina

English Definition: (noun) discipline

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: disisyon

Active Verb: magdisisyon

Passive Verb: disisyunan

English Definition: 1) decision (verb) 2) to decide, to make a decision (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples: 1) Magdisisyon ka na bukas kung sasama ka o hindi. (You decide by tomorrow if you are coming or not.) 2) Disisyunan mo ang tungkol sa pagpapautang na pera sa iyong mga kapatid. (Make a decision on lending money to your brothers.)


 

Word: diskubri

Passive Verb: makadiskubri

English Definition: (verb) to discover

Examples: Makadiskubri kaya siya ng bagong gamot laban sa cancer? (Will he be able to discover a new medicine against cancer?)


 

Word: diskurso

English Definition: (noun) speech

L2 Definition: (syn) talumpati

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: diskusyon

English Definition: (noun) discussion

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: distrunka

Active Verb: magdistrunka

Passive Verb: distrunkahin

English Definition: (verb) to destroy, to break off locks

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples: 1) Ayaw ni Pedro magdistrunka ng pintuan ng kotse niya. (Pedro does not want to break off the locks of his car door.) 2) Distrunkahin mo na lang ang pintuan dahil hindi natin makita ang susi. (Break off the door locks since we could not find the key.


 

Word: disturnilyador


 

Word: Disyembre

English Definition: (noun) December


 

Word: disyerto

English Definition: (noun) desert

L2 Definition:

Notes:


 

Word: dito

Active Verb: pumarito

English Definition: 1) here (demonstrative) 2) /na--/ (narito) it's here (adv) 3) /pa--/ (parito) come here (verb)

L2 Definition: 1) dine (var) 2) nandito (var) 3) parine (var)

Examples: Pumarito ka. (You come here.)


 

Word: ditse

English Definition: (noun/adj) appellation for second eldest sister

Notes: Chinese


 

Word: dive

English Definition: Tagalog slang for sucking the female genitalia; pronounced the same way as the English word DIVE.

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pagsipsip sa ari ng babae


 

Word: diwa

English Definition: (noun) spirit, thought


 

Word: diwata

English Definition: (noun) goddess


 

Word: diyabetes

English Definition: (noun) var. of diabetes

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: diyaket

English Definition: (noun) jacket

Notes: English


 

Word: diyan

Active Verb: pumariyan

English Definition: 1) there (demonstrative) 2) /na--/ (narito) it's there (adv) 3) /pa--/ (pariyan) go there (verb)

L2 Definition: (var) nandiyan (adv)

Notes:

Examples: Pumariyan si Ana kanina. (Ana had gone there earlier.)


 

Word: diyanitor

English Definition: (noun) janitor

Notes: English


 

Word: diyes

English Definition: (num) ten

L2 Definition: (var) dies

Examples: Spanish


 

Word: diyeta

English Definition: (noun) prescribed or regulated meal; diet

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: Diyos

English Definition: (noun) God

Notes: (var) Dios


 

Word: do

English Definition: Tagalog slang for sexual intercourse; derived from English word "DO"

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) nagtatalik


 

Word: doble

English Definition: (adj) double

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dodo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stupid; also nipple

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tanga


 

Word: dodoy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for mistress

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kerida


 

Word: dok

English Definition: Tagalog slang for cross-eyed; also abbreviation for doctor

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) duling, dukling


 

Word: doktor

English Definition: (noun) doctor, physician

L2 Definition: (syn) manggagamot


 

Word: dominante

English Definition: (adj) dominant, domineering


 

Word: Dominggo

English Definition: (noun) Sunday


 

Word: donut

English Definition: Tagalog slang for prostitute, whore; from English word doughnut

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) puta


 

Word: donya

English Definition: (noun) madam

L2 Definition: (syn) ginang

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: doon

Active Verb: pumaroon

English Definition: 1) there, yonder, over there, that place over there (dem) 2) /na--/ (naroon) it's there, yonder (adv) 3) /pa--/ (paroon) go there, yonder (verb)

Examples: Pumaroon ka nga. (You go there.)


 

Word: dork

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone who lacks the ability to court a girl or how to talk to a girl; from American slang dork

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) torpe sa babae


 

Word: dormi

English Definition: Tagalog slang for illegal drugs

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pinagbabawal na gamot


 

Word: dormitoryano

English Definition: (noun) resident of a dormitory

L2 Definition: (var) DORMITORYANA

Notes:


 

Word: dormitoryo

English Definition: (noun) dormitory


 

Word: dorobo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for drifter, wanderer; also a thief or pickpocket

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) palaboy; magnanakaw, mangungupit


 

Word: dorobo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for drifter, wanderer; also a thief or pickpocket

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) palaboy; magnanakaw, mangungupit


 

Word: dos

English Definition: (num) two

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: dose

English Definition: (num) twelve

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: dosena

English Definition: (noun) (qnt) dozen

L2 Definition:

Notes:


 

Word: double blade

English Definition: Tagalog slang for homosexual, gay or bisexual male (syn) DADANG, FAG, FAGGI, SILAHIS

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bakla


 

Word: drama

English Definition: Tagalog slang for plan, activity

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) plano

Examples: Anong drama mo? (What is your plan?)


 

Word: drowing

English Definition: Tagalog slang for not saying the truth

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) Magsabi ng hindi totoo


 

Word: duda

English Definition: see duda1 see duda2

L2 Definition:

Notes:


 

Word: duda1

English Definition: (noun) doubt

L2 Definition: (syn) ALINLANGAN

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: duda2

Active Verb: magduda

English Definition: (verb) to doubt


 

Word: dugo

English Definition: see dugo1 see dugo2


 

Word: dugo1

Passive Verb: duguin

English Definition: 1) blood (noun) 2) to bleed profusely, as in a hemorrage (verb)

Examples: Madalas duguin si Maria kapag siya ay naoperhan. (Maria often bleeds profusely after a surgery.)


 

Word: dugo2

Active Verb: dumugo

English Definition: (verb) to bleed, as a wound

Examples: Dumugo ang sugat ni Jose. (Jose's wound bled.)


 

Word: dugo3

Active Verb: magdugo

English Definition: (verb) to bleed, as a wound

Examples: Magdugo pa kaya ang sugat niya? (Will his wound continue to bleed?)


 

Word: dugtong

English Definition: see dugtong1 see dugtong2

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: dugtong1

Active Verb: dumugtong

Passive Verb: dugtungan

English Definition: (verb) to add, to extend

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Dumugtong ang bagong pasahero sa eroplano kanina. (A new passenger was added in the plane earlier.) 2) Dugtungan natin ang tali. (Let's extend the twine.)


 

Word: dugtong2

Active Verb: magdugtong

Passive Verb: idugtong

English Definition: (verb) to append, to annex

Examples: 1) Magdugtong tayo ng bagong gusali dito. (Let us annex a building here.) 2) Idugtong mo ang iyong tali dito. (Append your twine here.)


 

Word: duhat

English Definition: (noun) plum (Java), blackberries

L2 Definition:

Notes:

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Word: duke

English Definition: (noun) duke


 

Word: dukesa

English Definition: (noun) duchess


 

Word: dukha

English Definition: (adj) poor; destitute

L2 Definition:

Notes:


 

Word: dukot

English Definition: see dukot1 see dukot2


 

Word: dukot1

Active Verb: dumukot

Passive Verb: dukutin

English Definition: (verb) to draw out from a pocket, a bag or a container with the hand

Examples: 1) Dumukot ka ng barya sa aking bag. (You draw out some coins from my bag.) 2) Dukutin mo ang barya sa aking bag. (Draw some coins from my bag.)


 

Word: dukot2

Active Verb: mangdukot

Passive Verb: dukutan

English Definition: (verb) to pickpocket, to steal

Examples: 1) Magaling mangdukot ang magnanakaw. (A thief is a good pickpocket.) 2) Nadukutan ang bag ni Ana kaninang umaga papuntang opisina. (Ana's purse was stolen from her bag on her way to the office this morning.)


 

Word: dula

English Definition: (noun) drama, stage play

L2 Definition: (syn) drama


 

Word: dulang

English Definition: (noun) long dining table

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: dulas

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ (madulas) slippery


 

Word: duldol

Passive Verb: iduldol

English Definition: (verb) to shove or thrust (something) with force into another, as pen into ink bottle, food into mouth, or like action

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Huwag mong iduldol ang lapis sa aking mata. (Don't shove the pencil infront of my eyes.)


 

Word: duling

English Definition: (adj) cross-eyed

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: dulo

English Definition: (noun) end, terminal extremity


 

Word: dulos

English Definition: (noun) trowel


 

Word: dulot

Active Verb: magdulot

Passive Verb: idulot

English Definition: (noun) offering (verb) to give, to provide, to bring about something

L2 Definition: (syn) handog, alay

Notes:

Examples: Magdulot ka ng kaligayan sa ibang tao. (You give joy to other people.) Kaligyahan ang idulot mo sa akin. (Give me joy.)


 

Word: dumalaga

English Definition: (noun) pullet, female carabao at the age of puberty


 

Word: dumi

English Definition: (noun) dirt (adj) /ma--/ (marumi) dirty, unclean, filthy


 

Word: dungaw

Active Verb: dumungaw

Passive Verb: dungawin

English Definition: (verb) to look out of the window, to look out at somebody from the window

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: 1) Dumungaw si Maria sa bintana habang may naghaharana. (Maria looked out of the window while someone was serenading.) 2) Dinungaw ni Maria ang naghaharana. (Maria looked at the one serenading from the window.)

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Word: dungis

English Definition: (noun) dirt on the face (adj) /ma--/ (madungis) dirty


 

Word: dungo

English Definition: (adj) shy, timid


 

Word: dunong

English Definition: (noun) knowledge, wisdom (adj) /ma--/ (marunong) intelligent, sage, erudite, bright, talented, wise


 

Word: duplo

English Definition: (noun) poetical game or contest dramatically strung to a short narrative sequence.

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dupok

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ (madupok) weak (not durable), frail, fragile, brittle, delicate

L2 Definition: (var) marupok


 

Word: dura

English Definition: see dura1 see dura2 see dura3

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: dura1

English Definition: (noun) spit, saliva


 

Word: dura2

Active Verb: dumura

English Definition: (verb) to spit

Examples: Dumura ang mama sa kalsada. (The man spit on the sidewalk.)


 

Word: dura3

Active Verb: mangdura

Passive Verb: duraan

English Definition: (verb) to spit at something

Examples: 1) Huwag kang magdura ng kapwa. (Don't spit at your fellowmen.) 2) Huwag mong duraan ang iyong kapwa. (Don't spit at your neighbor.)


 

Word: duriyan

English Definition: (noun) durian

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: duro

English Definition: see duro1 see duro2 see duro3


 

Word: duro1

Active Verb: dumuro

Passive Verb: duruin

English Definition: (verb) to pierce or to penetrate sharply as with a pointed instrument

Examples: 1) Duruin mo ng lapis ang papel. (Pierce the paper with a pencil.) 2) Dumuro ka ng papel sa pamamagitan ng lapis. (You pierce the paper with a pencil.)


 

Word: duro2

Active Verb: magduro

Passive Verb: iduro

English Definition: (verb) to pierce, to prick, penetrate something with a pointed instrument

Examples: 1) Magduro ka ng bola at gamitin mo ang pako. (You pierce the ball using a nail.) 2) Iduro mo ang kutsilyo sa pakwan. (Pierce the watermelon with a knife.)


 

Word: duro3

Active Verb: mangduro

English Definition: (verb) to prick or pierce somebody

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples: Huwag kang mangduro ng tao. (Don't prick a person.)


 

Word: durog

English Definition: (adj) crushed, pulverized Tagalog slang for someone high on illegal drugs

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) lasing sa bawal na gamot


 

Word: dusa

Active Verb: magdusa

English Definition: (noun) /pa--/ (parusa) punishment, castigation, suffering, grief

L2 Definition: (syn) hirap, pagtitiis

Notes: Sanskrit

Examples: Magdusa ka. ([You] suffer.)


 

Word: dusena

English Definition: (noun) dozen

L2 Definition: (var) dosena

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: duwag

English Definition: (adj) coward


 

Word: duwende

English Definition: (noun) elf, dwarf

L2 Definition: (syn) tianak

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: duweto

English Definition: (noun) duet

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: duyan

English Definition: (noun) cradle, hammock

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:

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Word: dwakang

English Definition: Tagalog slang for coward, scared

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) duwag


 

Word: dyagan

English Definition: Tagalog slang for beautiful, pretty (applies to girls,women)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) beautiful


 

Word: dyaging

Active Verb: mag-dyaging

English Definition: (noun) jog (verb) to jog


 

Word: dyahi

English Definition: Tagalog slang for embarrassed, shy

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) nahihiya


 

Word: dyaryo

English Definition: (noun) newspaper

L2 Definition: (var) diyaryo

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dyes

English Definition: (number) ten, also DIES

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: dyip

English Definition: (noun) jeep, jeepney

L2 Definition:

Notes: English

Examples:

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Word: dyorangka

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a person who is frank

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) prangka


 

Word: dyug

English Definition: Tagalog slang for male genitalia, penis (syn) ETITS, ETNAK

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) titi


 

Word: dyukaka

English Definition: Tagalog slang for face (syn) KARAKAS (from Spanish CARA); FEFES (from Engish FACE)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) mukha


 

Word: dyus

English Definition: (noun) juice


 

Word: ebak

English Definition: Tagalog slang for feces, shit (syn) ECHAS

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tae, dumi


 

Word: ebaporasyon

English Definition: (noun) evaporation

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: edad

English Definition: (noun) age

L2 Definition: (syn) gulang

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: edukado

English Definition: (adj) educated

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: edukasyon

English Definition: (noun) education

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: egat

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a dark-skinned girl or woman

L2 Definition: (salitang babal) maitim na babae


 

Word: egg balls

English Definition: Tagalog slang for testicles

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bayag


 

Word: egot

English Definition: Tagalog slang for dark-skinned male

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) maitim na lalake


 

Word: egoy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for dark-skinned male; also a person who is slow to comprehend

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) 1. maitim na lalake; 2. mahina ang utak


 

Word: eh

English Definition: (part) hesitation pause (something more coming); used to close a sentence to reinforce disagreement, contradiction or protestation


 

Word: eighty eight

English Definition: Tagalog slang for piano

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) pyano


 

Word: eklipse

English Definition: (noun) eclipse

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: ekonomiya

English Definition: (noun) economy

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: eksakto

English Definition: (adj) exact

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: eksamen

English Definition: (noun) examination, test

L2 Definition: (var) iksamin

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: eksibisiyon

English Definition: (noun) exhibition

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: eksperimento

English Definition: (noun) experiment

L2 Definition: (var) esperimento

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: ekstra

English Definition: (adj) extra

L2 Definition: (syn) dagdag (var) estra

Notes: English


 

Word: el

English Definition: Tagalog slang for in heat, horny (sex)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) malibog

Examples: Masyadong ma-el ang lalaking iyan. (That man is so horny.)


 

Word: el thor

English Definition: Tagalog slang for street-side food stalls; derived from disease cholera eltor because the street-side food stalls are not clean and foods are not safe for consumption

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) turu-turo; mga tindahan ng pagkain sa kalsada na ipinapalagay na hindi malinis at maaaring pagsimulan ng sakit na cholera at eltor


 

Word: elchipo

English Definition: Tagalog slang for boss, head of office; from Spanish EL (the); CHIPO from English CHIEF

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bos, pinuno


 

Word: elebetor

English Definition: (noun) elevator

Notes: English


 

Word: eleksiyon

English Definition: (noun) election

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: elektrisidad

English Definition: (noun) electricity

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: elemento

English Definition: (noun) element

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: elepante

English Definition: (noun) elephant

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: ema

English Definition: Tagalog slang for mother (syn) ERMAT

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) inay, nanay, ina


 

Word: empanada

English Definition: (noun) meat pie

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: empatso

English Definition: (noun) indigestion

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: emperdible

English Definition: (noun) safety pin

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:

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Word: empleyado

English Definition: (noun) employee

L2 Definition: (var) empleyada (female employee)

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: Enero

English Definition: (noun) January

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: engot

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stupid

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tanga


 

Word: ensalada

English Definition: (noun) salad


 

Word: entablado

English Definition: (noun) stage

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: entrada

English Definition: (noun) entrance

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: epda

English Definition: Tagalog slang for something snatched secretly from a store

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) umit sa tindahan


 

Word: epektos

English Definition: Tagalog slang for stolen goods, equipment

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) puslit na mga gamit


 

Word: eque-eque

English Definition: Tagalog slang for fake goods, unauthentic; from English word FAKE

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) huwad, hindi tunay


 

Word: erbaks

English Definition: Tagalog slang for beer

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bir, serbesa


 

Word: erlat

English Definition: Tagalog slang for sister ERLOT - slang for brother

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kapatid na babae; ERLOT - kapatid na lalake


 

Word: erlot

English Definition: Tagalog slang for brother ERLAT-slang for sister

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) kapatid na lalaki


 

Word: eroplano

English Definition: (noun) airplane

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: erpat

English Definition: Tagalog slang for father, daddy, papa (syn) FADIR (from father)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) ama, tatay, itay


 

Word: eskinita

English Definition: (noun) street corner turning into an alley

L2 Definition: (var) iskinita

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: eskolar

English Definition: (noun) scholar

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: eskrima

English Definition: (noun) the art of fencing

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: eskuela

English Definition: (noun) school

L2 Definition: (var) eskuelahan (syn) paaralan

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: eskulptor

English Definition: (noun) sculptor

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: esmeralda

English Definition: (noun) emerald

L2 Definition:

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: esmi

English Definition: Tagalog slang for wife, mrs., spouse

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) misis, asawang babae, maybahay


 

Word: espada

English Definition: (noun) sword, spade in playing cards

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: espesyal

English Definition: (adj) special

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: espiya

English Definition: (noun) spy

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: estir

English Definition: Tagalog slang for joke, counterpart of "just kidding"

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) biro


 

Word: estorbo

Active Verb: mangestorbo

Passive Verb: istorbohin

English Definition: (verb) to disturb, to cause trouble, to bother

L2 Definition: (var) mangabala

Examples: 1) Huwag ka munang mangestorbo sa akin ngayon. (Don't you disturb me now.) 2) Istorbohin mo muna ang kapatid mo. (Disturb your brother for a while.)


 

Word: estrelya

English Definition: (noun) star

L2 Definition: (syn) bituin

Notes: Spanish

Examples:


 

Word: estudyante

English Definition: (noun) student

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: etab

English Definition: Tagalog slang for masturbate

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) salsal


 

Word: etnep

English Definition: Tagalog slang for twenty pesos

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) twenty pesos


 

Word: eto

English Definition: (dem) here it is, a variant of HETO

L2 Definition: (var) heto


 

Word: Europa

English Definition: (noun) Europe

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: ewan

English Definition: (post-verb) don't know, a variant of AYWAN

Examples: Ewan ko. (I don't know.)


 

Word: faghole

English Definition: Tagalog slang for mouth

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) bibig


 

Word: fall guy

English Definition: Tagalog slang for victim

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) biktima


 

Word: felipe

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a gay woman

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) binalaki, babaeng-bakla


 

Word: five balls

English Definition: Tagalog slang for five swollen marks on any part of the body

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) limang pasa (bugbog) saanmang bahagi ng katawan


 

Word: flip

English Definition: Tagalog slang for crazy, insane; also short form for Filipino

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) luko, luka, baliw


 

Word: full tank

English Definition: Tagalog slang for someone who is full (food)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) busog


 

Word: gaan

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ (magaan) light (of weight), easy


 

Word: gaano

English Definition: (int) how much, what quantity


 

Word: gabay

English Definition: (noun) hand rail, support


 

Word: gabi

English Definition: see gabi1 see gabi2

L2 Definition:

Notes:

Examples:


 

Word: gabi-gabi

English Definition: (adv) every night


 

Word: gabi1

English Definition: (noun) taro; sticky, edible tuber


 

Word: gabi2

English Definition: (noun) night (adv) /ka--/ (kagabi) last night


 

Word: gagamba

English Definition: Tagalog slang for a place to sleep

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) tulugan


 

Word: gagamba

English Definition: (noun) spider


 

Word: gago

English Definition: (adj) stupid, foolish (colloq); stuttering, stammering, pronouncing badly

L2 Definition: (var) gaga (female), hangal, tanga


 

Word: gahasa

Active Verb: manggahasa

Passive Verb: gahasain

English Definition: (verb) to rape

Examples: 1) Walang matinong lalaki ang gustong manggahasa ng babae. (No sane man would want to rape a woman.) 2) Hindi raw nagplano ang mga sanggano na gahasain si Paquita. (It was alleged that the gangsters did not plan on raping Paquita.


 

Word: gahol

English Definition: (adj) lacking in time

L2 Definition: (syn) huli


 

Word: gala

Active Verb: gumala

English Definition: (verb) to wander about; to go about idly; to travel aimlessly

Examples: Gumala si Juan sa buong Maynila kahapon. (John wandered about the city of Manila yesterday.)


 

Word: galak

Passive Verb: ikagalak

English Definition: (verb) to be pleased, to be happy about

Examples: Ikagalak mo ang pagkapanalo ni Erap sa eleksyon. (You should be happy about Erap's winning in the election.)


 

Word: galang

Active Verb: gumalang

Passive Verb: igalang

English Definition: 1) /ma--/ (magalang) polite, courteous, refined manner, respectful (adj) 2) to respect, to treat with reverence (verb)

Examples: 1) Gumalang tayo sa ating mga ninuno. (Let us treat with reverence our ancestors.) 2) Igalang natin ang kagustuhan ni Imelda. (Let us respect Imelda's wishes.)


 

Word: galante

English Definition: (adj) gallant, chivalrous

L2 Definition: (syn) maginoo

Notes: Spanish


 

Word: galaw

English Definition: see galaw1 see galaw2


 

Word: galaw1

Active Verb: gumalaw

Passive Verb: igalaw

English Definition: (verb) to move

Examples: 1) Huwag kang masyadong gumalaw at baka ikaw ay mahalatang may ninanakaw. (Don't you move too much or they will know that you are stealing something.) 2) Igalaw mo ang iyong kamay para makita nila. (Move your hands for


 

Word: galaw2

Active Verb: manggalaw

Passive Verb: galawin

English Definition: (verb) to touch, to move something

Examples: 1) Ayaw kong manggalaw ng gamit iba. (I don't want to touch other people's belongings.) 2) Huwag mong galawin ang gamit sa ibabaw ng mesa. (Don't touch those things on the table.)


 

Word: galema

English Definition: Tagalog slang for traitor, one who betrays; from a character in a Tagalog popular comics titled "Zuma"

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) taksil, traidor, lilo, sukab


 

Word: galing

English Definition: see galing1 see galing2


 

Word: galing1

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ (magaling) good, well-already, fine, skillful, clever, polite


 

Word: galing2

Active Verb: manggaling

English Definition: (verb) to come from

Examples: Saan mo gustong manggaling ako? (Where do you want me to come from?)


 

Word: galis

English Definition: (noun) itch


 

Word: galit

Passive Verb: magalit

English Definition: 1) anger, resentment, indignation (noun) 2) to get angry, to become angry (verb)

Examples: Huwag ka nang magalit sa akin. (Please don't get mad at me.)


 

Word: gamit

Active Verb: gumamit

Passive Verb: gamitin

English Definition: 1) personal things, anything usable (noun) 2) to use, to wear (verb)

Examples: 1) Gumamit ka ba ng sabon nang ikaw ay maligo? (Did you use a soap when you took a shower?) 2) Gamitin mo ang sepilyo sa paglinis ng ngipin mo. (Use the toothbrush in cleaning your teeth.)


 

Word: gamot

English Definition: see gamot1 see gamot2

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Word: gamot1

Active Verb: gumamot

Passive Verb: gamutin

English Definition: 1) medicine (noun) 2) to treat, especially with medicine (verb)

Examples: 1) Gumamot ng bata ang doktor. (The doctor treated the child.) 2) Gamutin mo ang batang may sakit. (Treat the sick child.)


 

Word: gamot2

Active Verb: maggamot

English Definition: (verb) to treat one's self

Examples: Maggamot ka ng iyong sugat. (You treat your wounds.)


 

Word: gamot3

Active Verb: manggamot

Passive Verb: gamutin

English Definition: (verb) to treat other's (outside of self)

Examples: 1) Manggamot ka ng mga mahihirap sa baryo. (You treat the poor people in the barrio.) 2) Gamutin mo ang sakit ng mga mahihirap. (Treat the illness of the poor people.)


 

Word: gamu-gamo

English Definition: (noun) moth

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Word: gana

English Definition: (noun) appetite (noun) profit


 

Word: ganap

English Definition: see ganap1 see ganap2

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Word: ganap1

English Definition: 1) complete (adj) 2) fulfilled, completed, finished (adj) 3) exact (adj)

L2 Definition: 1) buo (syn) 2) yari, tapos (syn) 3) eksakto, husto (syn)


 

Word: ganap2

Active Verb: gumanap

English Definition: (verb) to perform, to act

Examples: Gumanapa siya bilang isang pari sa pelikula. (He performed the role of a priest in the movie.)


 

Word: ganda

English Definition: (adj) /ma--/ (maganda) beautiful, pretty, nice


 

Word: ganiri

English Definition: (adv) like this (referring to something close to the body of the speaker)

L2 Definition: (syn) ganito

Notes: from GA + NIRI or GAYA NIRI


 

Word: ganit

English Definition: (noun) toughness for mastication; relative tightness or firmness (making it hard to disengage)

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Word: ganito

English Definition: (adv) like this one, in this way or manner

L2 Definition: (syn) ganiri

Notes: from GA + NITO or GAYA NITO


 

Word: ganiyan

English Definition: (adv) like that one (referring to something near the person spoken to); in the same way or manner as that (referring to procedure being observed)

L2 Definition: (var) ganyan

Notes: from GA + NIYAN or GAYA NIYAN


 

Word: ganoon

English Definition: (adv) like that yonder, in that manner or way

Notes: from GA + NOON or GAYA NOON


 

Word: gansa

English Definition: (noun) goose


 

Word: gantay

English Definition: Tagalog slang for flirt (applies to women or girls)

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) alembong, malandi


 

Word: ganti

Active Verb: gumanti

Passive Verb: gantihan

English Definition: 1) recompense, repayment (noun) 2) to repay (verb)

L2 Definition:

Notes: Malay

Examples: 1) Gumanti si Imelda sa kagandahang loob ni Corazon. (Imelda repayed the good heartedness of Corazon.) 2) Nais gantihan ni Corazon ang kasamaan ni Imelda. (Corazon wanted to repay the meanness of Imelda.)


 

Word: gantimpala

English Definition: (noun) reward, prize


 

Word: gapak

English Definition: Tagalog slang for something with broken parts

L2 Definition: (salitang balbal) may sira


 

Word: gapang

English Definition: see gapang1 see gapang2


 

Word: gapang1

Active Verb: gumapang

English Definition: (verb) to crawl, to creep

Examples: Gumapang si Jose pabalik sa sala. (Jose crawled back to the living room.)


 

Word: gapang2

Active Verb: manggapang

Passive Verb: gapangin

English Definition: (verb) to get or obtain something

Examples: 1) Manggapang ka prutas sa puno. (You get some fruits on the tree.) 2) Gapangin mo ang prutas sa puno. (Get the fruit from the tree.)


 

Word: gapas

Active Verb: maggapas

Passive Verb: gapasin

English Definition: (verb) to cut or mow (grass, rice stalk, or the like) with a scythe

Examples: 1) Maggapas ka ng bukid ngayong linggo. (You mow the ricefield this week.) 2) Gapasin mo ang damo sa hardin. (Mow the grass in the garden.)


 

Word: gapos

English Definition: see gapos1 see gapos2 see gapos3 see gapos4

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Word: gapos1

English Definition: (noun) manacle; rope tied around arms or hands


 

Word: gapos2

English Definition: (adj) manacled


 

Word: gapos3

Active Verb: maggapos

Passive Verb: igapos

English Definition: (verb) to tie up securely, usually by the arms

Examples: 1) Maggapos ka ng baboy. (You tie up the pig.) 2) Igapos mo ang baboy. (Tie the pig up.)


 

Word: gapos4

Active Verb: manggapos

English Definition: (verb) to tie up