List of Cebuano words starting with the letter T - Page 205

twirka

Cebuano

n. screw; v. fasten with a screw. lisù sa — see lísù.



twis, twist

Cebuano

n. twist, name of a dance; v. dance the twist.


twisyon

Cebuano

tuition


tyábaw

Cebuano

v. 1. cry out in pain, grief, and the like. Nagtyábaw ang nanganak sa kasakit, The woman delivering is hollering in pain. Unsay ímung gityabáwan? Namatyan kag iring? What are you hollering about? A cat of yours that died? 2. complain for being unable to bear something Mityábaw nang lungsud sa kamahal sa palalítun, The people are beginning to scream at high prices; 3. for animals to make their normal loud noise. Nagtyábaw ang kábaw, The carabao lowed.


tyágù

Cebuano

(from Tyágù, short for Santiyágu, a name of a person) a. poker-faced when making jokes. Tyágù kaáyu ning tawhána kay dílì mukatáwa bísag kataw-anan, He really is poker-faced because he makes the funniest jokes without cracking a smile. — nu exclamation of discomfiture when one is the butt of a joke or prank. Tyágù nu! Labi nag dílì ikay tumung sa kumidiya! It sure is funny, isn’t it, esp. when the joke is not on you!


tyáli

Cebuano

n. inch. Walu ka tyáli ang gilapdun sa papil, The paper is eight inches wide.


tyának

Cebuano

see mantiyának.


tyangaw

Cebuano

see pyangaw.


tyanggi

Cebuano

n. marketplace. paN- v. go marketing. Tagái kug kwartang ipanyanggi, Give me some money to go marketing with. tyanggihan n. marketplace and its vicinity.


tyatru

Cebuano

n. theater.


tyimpu

Cebuano

see timpu in all meanings except n6.


tyinda

Cebuano

see tinda.


tyubíbu

Cebuano

n. merry-go-round; v. ride, construct a merry-go-round.


tyúning purk

Cebuano

n. tuning fork.


tyúpì

Cebuano

see tayúpì.


tyuríya

Cebuano

n. theory; v. apply a certain theory, hunch, technique of diagnosis. Átung tyuriyáhun ning makináha, bir ug dì ba muandar, Let’s try my hunch on this machine and see if we can’t get it to start.


tyusupíya

Cebuano

n. theosophy.


tyútur

Cebuano

n. tutor; v. tutor someone, be a tutor. Sayun siyang tyutúran kay brayit, It’s easy to tutor him because he is bright.


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