a. 1. smooth and slippery. Hamluy ang halwan, The snakehead is a slippery fish; 2. for a variety of something to be esp. smooth and easier to eat or drink than the ordinary. Hamluy kaúnun ang mímis, Mímis rice goes down easily; v. pass through easily due to smoothness and slipperiness. Mihamluy lang sa íyang tutunlan ang lísu sa santul, The santol seed just slipped down his throat.