List of Cebuano words starting with the letter K - Page 244

kupal

Cebuano

a. for speech to be unintelligible, badly articulated; v. for speech to become unintelligible. Nagkakupal na ang sinultihan sa himatyun, The speech of the dying person is becoming unintelligible.



kúpas

Cebuano

see kúpa, 2.


kupas

Cebuano

v. for something to lose its aroma from having been left uncovered. Mukupas ang tabákù ug dì pustun, Dried tobacco leaves will lose their flavor if you don’t keep them wrapped. a having lost its aroma.


kúpat

Cebuano

v. move fast, busily. Wà magkadimáu ang tabì kay nagkúpat ang bàbà, Her speech is incoherent because she talks too fast. Nakúpat silag panlimpiyu kay náay umaábut nga bisíta, They are cleaning as quickly as they can because they are expecting visitors.


kúpay

Cebuano

v. play around with in the fingers. Nagkúpay ang bátà sa íyang tái, The baby is playing around with its feces. Ayawg kupáya nang ímung binahugan, Don’t put your fingers in your food and play around with it.


kupidu

Cebuano

n. Cupid.


kupil

Cebuano

a. indistinct in pronunciation, not intelligible. Kupil siya ug sinultian kay miági man siya ug daut, He has been unable to talk understandably since he underwent a grave illness; v. for one’s speech to become impossible to understand. Mukupil ning átung dílà usáhay basta kuyawan ta, We sometimes get tongue-tied when we get frightened. (←) a. speaking rapidly and indistinctly; v. 1. come to speak this way; 2. talk back in self defense. Ígù lámang siyang naníngud sa walay pagkúpil sa matag higayun nga hisgútan siya sa íyang kumpári, All he could do was stand idly by and listen whenever his friend would talk about him. (He was so ashamed.) pa-(←) v. 1. allow oneself to be left behind, outclassed or outdone. Aku pay sapían dì giyud ku magpakúpil sa mga urug sa panaput, If I were rich, I would never allow myself to get left behind by the fashions; 2. let something go by without answering back. Ang asáwa wà magpakúpil sa íyang bána, The wife wouldn’t let the husband get the last word in.


kupirar

Cebuano

see kuupirar.


kupit

Cebuano

v. extort petty amounts. Ang dispatsir mangupit ug diyis sintábus sa draybir káda byáhi, The dispatcher extorts ten cents out of the driver each trip.


kupíta

Cebuano

n. a small goblet.


kupitinsiya

Cebuano

see kumpitinsiya.


kupkup

Cebuano

a. for hair to be lying down flat close to the scalp; v. 1. for hair to become flat on the head. Mukupkup ang buhuk basta lutúun pagkulung, The hair will become so kinky it sticks to the head if you wave it with too much heat or too many chemicals; 2. stick close to something for protection. Mikupkup ang mga pisù sa himungáan, The chicks kept close to the mother hen.


kupo

Cebuano

n. cloak


kupog

Cebuano

pounce


kupon

Cebuano

coupon


kupos

Cebuano

crush


kupot

Cebuano

grasp


kupot

Cebuano

grip


kupot

Cebuano

n. hold


kupot

Cebuano

occupy


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