Meaning of uswa



v. reprimand someone in a scolding way, harping on all his past faults. Uswáhan ku siya inig-abut níya. Dúgay nga muulì, I’ll give him a good cussing-out when he comes home. He always comes home late. uluswahan n. worthy of being reprimanded; a good reason for being reprimanded. mauswáhun a. in a reprimanding, scolding way.