(not without l) n. 1. accounting; 2. balance. Nawad-an siyag balansi, He lost his balance; v. 1. make an accounting of. Balansíhan ta ka sa ímung útang, I’ll make an accounting to you of your debts; 2. 2a. maintain one’s balance; 2b. sway from side to side in keeping in an upright position. Nagbalansi ang barku sa dakung balud, The ship rocked back and forth in the high waves.