v. 1. turn deaf ears to an order or to pleadings. Mitigkul lang si Huwan nga gipakabù ug túbig, Juan just turned deaf ears when he was told to fetch water; 2. be, become stubborn. Mutigkul hinúun siyag buyagun, He’ll become more stubborn if he’ll be reprimanded; a. 1. stubborn, unwilling to do as told; 2. turning a deaf ear to pleadings. Tigkul siya sa nangamátay, He is the stingiest of the stingy.