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balagonbalágonn vine. A generic term for any vineAn balagon ginagamit paghigot.Vine is-used-for tying.
balagunhonadj baritone voice
balakwitbalákwitCebn fishhook, fishing rodNaghuram siya san balakwit ni Juan.He borrowed Juan's fishing-rod.synpamalákwitfishhook, fishing rodbalakwítann fishing hole. Refers to a good place to fish with hook and linemagbalákwitv [c6] MAG- ag; -ON pat; I- acc. fish with a rod and reelNagbalakwit sinda sin bangos.They fished-with-a-rod-and-reel for milkfish.
balangawbalangáwn rainbowNagkakita ako sin balangaw na igwa sin pito na kolor.I saw a rainbow which had seven colors.
balangawanbalangawánn rainbow fish
balanggobalánggòv [c4] MAG- act; -ON patmagbalánggòv 1distort2talk nonsensicallyAyaw pagbalanggo sin surumaton.Do not talk-nonsensically.balanggùónv be skewed, be distorted, be misrepresented, be embellished. Means to deliberately twist the meaning of wordsDili mo balangguon an kamatuudan.Do not twist the truth.balanggûonadj distortablebaralánggòadj 1disordered, disarranged, topsy-turvyNano kay baralanggo an aton mga gamit?Why-are our-incl things topsy-turvy?2nonsensicalNagdara naman si Pedro sin baralanggo na barita.Pedro brought nonsensical news again.
balangibogbalangíbogv [c9] MAG- act; I- accmagbalangíbogv 1inform, proclaim, announce, make knownSiya an nagbalangibog san anomaliya san inda opisina.He-was the-one-who made-known the anomaly of their office.2preachNagbalangibog siya sa intero Bisaya.He preached all-over the Visayas.synmagpahayagexplain, preach
balasbálasn bushVariantbulascogon fieldkabalásanbushes, bushy placeNagaudo si Juan sa kabalasan.Juan is-defecating among the bushes.Variantkabulasan
balaw-angbalaw-ángn hipsDako an iya balaw-ang kisa iya dughan.Her hips are larger than her bust.
balawatbaláwatn collarboneKun maniwang an tawo, kita-kita an balawat.When a person is thin, his collarbone protrudes.
balaybaláyCebn house, dwelling, abode, domicile, residenceHarayo didi an inda balay.Their house is far from-here.panimaláyn household. This includes both family members and servantsSin-o an dapat mag-asikaso sa panimalay?Who should take-care of-the extended-family-in-the-house?tagbaláyn house ownerWara dida an tagbalay.The house-owner is not there.baláyann house lot, residential lotNakabakal sinda sin balayan sa Celestina subdivision.They were-able-to-buy a residential-lot in Celestina subdivision.magbaláyv [c7] MAG- act; -AN goal; I- acc. build a house, buildNagabalay sinda halapit sa amon.They are-building-a-house near us.balay-bálayn play house, doll housemagbalay-baláyv 1go from house to house2pretend to build a housepagbalay-baláyn make believe house buildingPagbalay-balay an hilig ko na kanam.The game I liked was-make-believe-house-building.baláyin parents of bride and groom
balay-balaybalay-bálayn play house, doll housecfbalay house
balayibaláyiBkln bridal parents, parents of both bride and groom. Refers to the relationship between both sets of parents of a couplemangbaláyiv [c14] serve in return for a bride, do bride service. Refers to a man's required service to the bride's parents in return for the daughter's hand in marriagesynagad1
balbagbalbágn club, cudgelNagdarara pa kamo'n mga talibong kag mga balbag.In-addition you-pl have brought swords and clubs.magbalbágv [c4] MAG- ag; -ON pat. hit, pound, strike
baldebáldeSpn bucket, pailAn baldi pwedi sudlan sin tubig, ihian, o maski nano na bagay na gusto mo isulod.A bucket can-be-used-as a water container, urinal or for anything you want to-place-in-it.
baldiyobaldíyoSpv [c3] MAG- ag; -AN goalmagbaldíyov do by the bucketfulbaldiyúhanv flush with buckets of waterBaldiyuhi sin maayo an banyo kay nagapar-at na.Flush the bathroom thoroughly with-buckets-of-water because it-smells-like-urine now.cfbaldebucket
baldusabaldúsan clay brickAn baldusa wara sin siminto kag baybay. Puro lang ina mapilit na duta na ginhurno.The clay-brick has no cement or sand. It is just pure clay which has-been-baked.
bale2báleSpadj 1worth, total, valueBale P20.00 an tanan.Everything-together is worth P20.00.2very much, greatBale an kusog sani na bata.This child is very strong.synbalorworth
bale3baléEngn ballet danceAn budos dili makasayaw sin bali.A pregnant-woman cannot dance the ballet-dance.
BalenoBalénon Baleno. The name of a town in Masbate Province
balhasbálhasn sweat, perspirationPahida an balhas sa imo agtang.Wipe the sweat on your forehead.binalhásann labor, work, fruit of laborNasunog an tanan niya na binalhasan.All the fruit of his labor was burned-up.balhásonv [c5] MAG- act; -ON pat; -AN goal. perspire, sweatGinabalhas an bata.The child is-perspiring.búngan-bálhasn heat rash, prickly heat. Literally means, "sweat fruit"magpatúrò sin bálhasv work hard. Literally means "drip some sweat"Kinahanglan magpaturo ka sin balhas para mabuhay.You should work-hard in-order to-live.
balhinbalhínCebv [c6] MAG- ag; -ON pat; I- accmagbalhínv transferbalhinónv be transfered, be translated, be transplantedBalhinon mo an gumamela.Transplant the hibiscus.balhínonadj transferable
balhonbálhonn girdle, corsetsynhabaygirdlepasa2 girdle
balibálìadj brokenKinuha ko an bali na sanga san kahoy.I removed the broken branch of-the tree.mabáliv [c2] MA- pat. be brokenAn sanga san kahoy nabali.The branch of-the tree was-broken.bali-bálìonv [c8] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN goal; I- acc. be broken into bits, be pulverizedBabali-balion ta ikaw para sa mga sapat.I will-break you into-bits for the birds.Variantbari
balibadn Variantbaribad refusal