n. 1. kind of slipper with wooden sole; 2. kind of boxfish; v. 1. wear, make into wooden slippers. Nagbakyà siya ngadtu sa tyanggihan, She wore wooden slippers to the market. Kining kahúya maáyung bakyáun, This wood is good for bakyas; 2. beat with a wooden slipper. Bakyaun siya sa asáwa ug mahubug, His wife beats him with wooden slipper when he’s drunk.
a. appealing to the bakyà crowd (the proletariat). Bakyà kaáyung salidáha, A movie very appealing to the proletariat; v. get to be appealing to the proletariat. — krawud n. proletariat (those wearing bakyà).