Meaning of lyábi

lyábi

Cebuano

see yábi. -ra, -ru see yabíra, yabíru.



lyábi

Cebuano

n. 1. lock in judo or wrestling; 2. in Jai-alai, where one bets as to who comes out first and second place out of six players, bet twice: once that those numbers come out first and second place, respectively (e.g. 1 first place and 5 second place), and once that the same numbers come out in reverse order (i.e. 5 first place and 1 second place). Thus, one avoids betting on the right combination in the wrong order; v. 1. get a lock on someone 2. make a bet a lyábi.