Meaning of gáay



a. 1. for wood, twigs, leaves to be light and extremely dry; 2. an old maid; v. 1. be, become dry. Migáay (nagáay) na ang kupras, The copra is already dry. Sigaun kaáyu ang langkay basta makagáay na, The dry coconut frond burns easily once it has become dry; 2. become an old maid. (→) a. 1. see gáay; 2. light, not heavy; v. become light, not heavy. Mugaay (magaay) giyud ang dalag yayúngan, A load gets lighter if several people carry it.