v. 1. take someone in the arms and :embrace him tightly. Ákung gisagúkum ang bátang naghilak, I took the child that was crying and embraced him; 2. assume :responsibility for. Ang uyuan mauy misagúkum sa mga ílu, The uncle took on the responsibility of taking care of the orphans; 3. incorporate into. Mga katungud nga gisagúkum sa Batakang Baláud, Rights incorporated into the Constitution; 4. harbor feelings within oneself (literary). Kasilù nga gisagúkum sa kinahiladman, The disappointments he harbored deep within him.