Meaning of punggit



v. 1. hit something with a missile to knock it down or off. Wà siya makapunggit sa iruplánu sa kaáway, He was not able to shoot down the enemy plane. Batu ray ákung ipunggit ánang bayábas, I’ll knock that guava down with a stone; 2. hit something directly. Punggíta ang úlu sa manuk, Hit the chicken in the head; 3. break, cut something off. Ang hitabù nakapunggit sa íyang ambisiyun, The event cut down his soaring ambition; 4. mark someone for something bad. Ug mapildi ang Libiral punggítun siya sa ubus nga pwistu, He’s marked for demotion to a low position if the Liberal Party loses.