Meaning of tabal-ak



n. a kind of large woven sack, usually made of buri leaves, commonly used for holding brown sugar or salt. Usa ka tabal-ak kámay, A buri bag full of brown sugar; a. for a woman to be fat and shapeless like a tabal-ak; v. 1. make this kind of container; 2. do by the tabal-ak; 3. get to look like a tabal-ak. Lawásan pa nà run, apan manghinapū̂ ka túig karun matabal-ak na pud nà, She may have a good body, but give her ten years and she will look like a sack. -in- n. put in the tabal-ak; v. see tabal-ak, v2.