v. invite someone to do something Miagda (nangagda) ku níya ug pakigkalígù, I invited him to join me in going swimming. Paghulat lag agdáhun kag káun, Just wait until you’re invited to eat; n. request, invitation to someone to do something alagdahun, agdahúnun n. one who has to be told to do things. Ang alagdahung binatunan maáyu dáyung ilísan, A servant that needs a special invitation to work should be immediately replaced.
see arul, v 2.
written representation of throaty sound produced in uttering a gasp of pain or in clearing the throat.
v. 1. challenge someone to a fight. Aghátun siya nátug sumbagay, Let’s challenge him to a fight; 2. induce, prompt someone to do something Ang kapubri makaaghat (makapaaghat) nátù sa pagpangáwat, Poverty can drive us to steal. Aghátun tikaw sa pagbása sa libru, I will urge you to read the book. ma-un a. provoking, inviting. Nadápit ku pagdúul níya sa maaghátun niyang pahiyum, I was drawn to her by her inviting smile.
v. force oneself to bear with a backbreaking task. Ngánung nag-aghud ka mag-uma nga tigúlang ka na man? Why are you breaking your back farming when you are old?
a. tender in feelings or treatment. ma- a. tender; v. do in a tender way. Giaghup ku silag buyag, I scolded them tenderly.
n. supernatural being which does good, does not show itself, and puts itself at the service of a single sorcerer and no other person. He cures sick persons and sorcery victims only through the intercession of this sorcerer. He also acts as a spy for the sorcerer. -an n. a sorcerer with an aghuy.
v. shout over distance to attract attention. Adtúa na lang; ayaw na lang aghuya (aghuyi), Just go to him; don’t shout to call his attention; n. a shout over a distance.
1. oh my!, expression of surprise. Agi, kadakù ánang isdáa! Oh my! How big that fish is! 1a. expression of revulsion to something perceived. Agi, kangilngig naadtu! My! how terrible that was! 1b. expression of objection to something different from what is desired. Agi! Dì man nà mau! My! That is not the one I asked for; 1c. expression of happiness at something found out. Agi, kanindut, kun tinúud, My! How nice, if it’s true; 2. expression of sudden pain. Agi! Sakíta, Ow! That hurts.