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kuraratkuráratv [c2] MAG- actmagkuráratv skriek, screamNausa ako kun nano kay nagkurarat an asawa ni Rico?I wondered why Rico's wife shrieked.pagkuráratn screaming, shriek, screamcfkurahaw
kuratsa1kurátsaSpn cockroachKinagot san kuratsa an iya ngawit.His lip was-bitten by-a cockroach.kuratsahónv [c14] -ON pat. be cockroach eatenButangan ko an akon bado sin alkampor agod dili kuratsahon.I will-put mothballs in my clothing so-that they will not be-eaten-by-cockroaches.
kuratsa2kurátsan Kuratsa dance. Refers to a Spanish dance called the "Kuratsa"
kurawangkuráwangv [c3] MAG- act; -AN goalmagkuráwangv shout, cry out. Refers to shouting from fear or painpagkuráwangn shout, shoutingcfkurarat synkurahaw shoutsiyak shoutsilyak shoutsinggit shout
kurikúriadj MA-makúridifficult, hard to dosynlisod difficultiwat rare
kurig-itv [c2] Variantkurag-it
kurikkuríkEngadj correctAmo ina an kurik anser.That is the correct answer.
kurikotkúrikotadj curly, kinky. Refers to things like a rope, hair or a snake.synkurong curly
kuritkúritn line, sketchNagasigpit sa banda ubos an imo kurit.Your sketch is-narrowing at-the bottom.pagakúritdrawing, sketchAyaw pagparahiwag kay matiko an akon pagakurit.Don't be constantly-moving because my drawing will-be-crooked.
kuritaskurítasEngn band aid. The word comes from the name of a certain brand of band aids used for bandaging small cuts or wounds
kuriyatkuríyatv [c5] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN goalmagkuríyatv disseminate, spread news, circulate. As in whispering or gossipingcfhuriyat synikalatdisseminate
kurokurôv [c3] MAG- exp; MA- pat; -AN goalmagkurôv shrinkNagkuro an iya bistida.Her dress has-shrunk.kinurùánn shrinkageHalapad an kinuruan sani na tela.The shrinkage of-this cloth is wide.
kuronkúronn clay pot. Refers especially to the kind used for cookingNagbutang siya sin bugas sa kuron.She put some rice into-the pot.magkukúronclay pot maker, clay pot vendorBantayi kag tawaga an magkukuron.Watch for the clay-pot-vendor and request-him-to-come.
kurongkuróngadj curlyKurong an iya buhok.His hair is curly.pagkuróngn hairdressingAn pagkurong maayo na hanapbahay.Hairdressing is a good occupation.parakuróngn hairdresserNagahanap ako sin parakurong.I am-looking for-a hairdresser.kurungónv [c5] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN ben. curlDili ko kurungon an imo buhok.I will not curl your hair.kurung-kurongadj kinky haired, curly hairedsynkurikotcurly
kursunadakursunádàSpn 1desireMakusog an iya kursunada na mag-abyador.His desire to-be-a-pilot is strong.2willIgwa siya sin makusog na kursunada.He has a strong will.magkursunádav [c5] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN ben. desire somethingDili na nagakursunada ako sin palasyo, gusto ko lang an disinti na balay.I am not desiring a palace, I just want a decent house.kursunadàónv dareNano kay ginkursunada mo siya na suntukon?Why did you dare him to-box/fight?Variantkursunadahon
kursunadahonv Variantkursunada dare
kurtinakurtínaSpn curtain, blind, window shadeDiin mo bakala an imo kurtina?Where did you buy your curtain?kurtinahónn curtain materialBerdi an akon kurtinahon.My curtain-material is green.kurtináhanv [c3] MAG- ag; -AN loc. hang curtainsKurtinahan mo an aton bintana.You hang-curtains on our windows.
kurukabayokurukabáyon imitation horsecfkabayo horse
kurumbotkurúmbotn shawl, wrap, stole, scarfKadamuan san mga gurang na babayi may kurumbot.Most of-the old women have-a shawl.kurumbútanv [c3] MAG-, MAKA- ag; -AN goal. wrap someone in a shawl. Means to wrap someone with a blanket or shawl, etc.Kurumbutan mo san habol an may sakit.Wrap the sick-one with-a-blanket.Nakahigda siya sa banig nakakurumbot san mga girisi na trapo.He was lying on a mat wrapped in tattered rags.
kurunarikúrunariEngadj coronaryKurunari trambusis an iya sakit.His sickness is coronary thrombosis.
kurusmodadj frown
kuruyunotkuruyunótn wrinklesDili mo na mahali an kuruyunot sa imo bayhon.You can no-longer remove the wrinkles from your face.cfkuyunot wrinkledsynkunot wrinklekumos wrinkled
kuruyunótpl. ofkuyunot wrinkled
kusin sunbird
kusmodkúsmodCebadj frowning, scowlingAyuha ina na imo kusmod na pamayhon.Adjust that frowning face of yours.kurúsmodadj frownmagkúsmodv [c5] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN goal. frown, pout, scowl, grimaceDili ka magkusmod sa akon.Do not frown at me.pagkúsmodn pouting, frowning, scowling, grimacingAn imo pagkusmod an nagpaurit sa iya.Your pouting is what angered him.synmurusdotfrown