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landu'advVery, greatly, much, in too great a degree, extremely, excessively, exceedingly, immoderately, out of all proportion.Landu' aku nasusa pag'ingat ku nasakit kaw.I was very worried when I heard that you were sick.adjGreat, severe, excessive, extreme.Bang landu' na in sakit mahunit na ubatan.If the sickness becomes severe it will be hard to medicine.vST pat -um-.To become intense, extreme, excessive, great, severe.Bang makalandu' in paglangug lumugay makapagkalu.If joking becomes excessive it may lead to a quarrel.vran ka--an.To have done something which should not have been done, overdo something.Kiyalanduan niya kiyabutang in katān tirigu ha addun.He overdid it by putting all the flour in the dough.ptsangat karuk
landugvST pat -um-, mag-.To be or become slippery (as of a soapy surface), slide or stumble on a slippery surface.Kamaya' kaw lumandug ha simintu.Be careful, you might slip on the cement.adjmalandugSlippery.Nahulug in basu dayn ha lima niya sabab malandug.The glass fell from her hand because it was slippery.
lanjalvag -um-, mag-; goal -un; pat hi-.To proceed, advance, go on, go further, continue, go ahead.<Lanjal na kamu pa lamisahan,> laung niya ha manga luruk.<Go right on up to the table,> he said to the guests.Lumanjal pa aku pa tabu' pag'uwi' ku dayn ha upis.I'll proceed to the market when I come home from the office.Di' makalanjal in tulak namu' pa Sambuangan.We can't go ahead with our trip to Zamboanga City.Minsan sila di' mabaya', hilanjal ku ra in maksud ku magsundalu.Even if they don't like it I'm continuing my plans to be a soldier.Pag'abut ta pa Sambuwangan, lanjalun ta pa Basilan lawagun hi Rahima.When we get to Zamboanga, we'll proceed to Basilan to look for Rahima.nlanjalanFurthering, continuation.Di' aku makaagad kaymu sabab awn pa lanjalan sin panaw ku.I can't go with you because I still have a continuation of my journey.synlaus hapit1
lanjangnTallness, height.Nakalandu' in lanjang mu.Your tallness surpasses that of the others.vST pat mag-, -um-.To become tall, to grow (so as to become tall).Maglalanjang pa in bata' yan.That child is still growing.adjmalanjangTall, slender.syntaas layuglanjang kawitcomp.adjVery tall, gigantic, lanky.Marayaw magpanayam baskitbul in tau lanjang kawit.Tall, lanky people are good at playing basketball.
lanjangnTallness, height.Nakalandu' in lanjang mu.Your tallness surpasses that of the others.vST pat mag-, -um-.To become tall, to grow (so as to become tall).Maglalanjang pa in bata' yan.That child is still growing.adjmalanjangTall, slender.syntaas layuglanjang kawitcomp.adjVery tall, gigantic, lanky.Marayaw magpanayam baskitbul in tau lanjang kawit.Tall, lanky people are good at playing basketball.
lanlan2unspec. var.lallan21vag mag-, -um-, mang-; pat -un.To eat one kind of food only, not accompanied by anything else (usu. viand without rice).Maglanlan kami sin tiyapa ista' bābā mapasu'.We will eat the roasted fish without rice while its hot.Lanlanun ku na in manuk ini.I'll eat this chicken without rice.2vag mag-, -um-.To call people older (than oneself) by their plain name (without due respect).Ayaw sadja kaw maglanlan ha manga kamaasan mu.Do not just call your parents and elder relatives by their plain names.
LannangnChinese.Mataud Lannang nagtitinda ha Lupa' Sūg.There are many Chinese operating stores on Jolo.vag mag-.To speak Chinese.Di' aku maingat maglannang.I don't know how to speak Chinese.synSina'
Lannang huyhuynA Chinese Muslim.In Lannang huyhuy amu in manga bangsa Lannang nag'aagama Muslim.The Chinese Muslims are those Chinese who are embracing the Muslim religion.
*lannyutvact/pat -um-.To lengthen, prosper, to be successful.Di' lumannyut in pag'usaha mu bang kaw di' matuyu'.You won't prosper in your business unless you give more diligence to it.vpat pa--un.To lengthen (someone's life).Bang mān sin Tuhan palannyutun da in umul mu.May God lengthen your life span.
lansanA motor launch (made of wood).Maghinang aku lansa pag'agaran ku.I'll build a motor launch for my personal transportation.
lansa-lansanThe cosmos (a plant with several colors that blooms in the fall).Makakūg-kūg kitaun in sumping lansa-lansa.It's really cute to look at a cosmos plant.
lansangnA nail.Kiyatunukan siya sin lansang gaha'.He pricked himself on a rusty nail.vCH 1 ag mag-, -um-, mang-; pat -un; ran -an.To nail (something).Lansanga in manga tuung yan.Nail those wooden boxes.Lansangan ta in atup sabab bang makusug hangin agun marā.Let's add nails to the roof because in a strong wind it's almost carried away.
lansuk1nA candle.Subay tumagama lansuk hipagsū' sabab wayruun kurinti dūm ini.We should prepare candles to light because there will be no electricity tonight.vag mag-.To use a candle.Bang way lampu, maglansuk na sadja kita.If there's no lamp, we'll just use candles.vran -an.To put melted candle wax on (something), clean (something) with melted candle wax.Lansukan ta in lantay.We'll put melted candle wax on the floor.npalansukanA candlestick.Lansuk ha guwa', bingit ha lawm.id.A hypocrite, treacherous person (lit. a candle on the outside, a hook on the inside).
lansuk1nA candle.Subay tumagama lansuk hipagsū' sabab wayruun kurinti dūm ini.We should prepare candles to light because there will be no electricity tonight.vag mag-.To use a candle.Bang way lampu, maglansuk na sadja kita.If there's no lamp, we'll just use candles.vran -an.To put melted candle wax on (something), clean (something) with melted candle wax.Lansukan ta in lantay.We'll put melted candle wax on the floor.npalansukanA candlestick.Lansuk ha guwa', bingit ha lawm.id.A hypocrite, treacherous person (lit. a candle on the outside, a hook on the inside).
lansungnInk (the dark liquid secretion squirted out by cuttlefish, squid, etc.).Īgi in lansung sin kanuus yan.Remove the ink of that squid.Mītum in ipun niya sin lansung sin kanuus.His teeth became black from the ink of the squid.
lantakadjTotally or completely deaf.Bang kaw bukun lantak mahi di' mu karungugan in pagtawag ku?If you are not deaf then why can't you hear me calling you?ptbisu
lantaka'nAn indigenous brass cannon.vag mag-; pat -un.To shoot or use such a cannon.Ha pagbunuan bihaun way na maglantaka'.In today's fighting nobody uses an indigenous brass cannon any more.ptispil
lantap1fr. var.lattap1nSomething that floats to the top of a liquid into which it was originally mixed, scum (as of native coffee, cooking oil in soup, etc.).
lantawnA long net (set or hauled).vag mang-; pat -un.To use a long net to catch (fish).Sūng kitaniyu manglantaw.Let's catch fish with a long net.Lantawun ta in lumahan.Let's catch the striped mackerel with a long net.ptlaya
lantay1nFloor.Kuskusi niyu in lantay.Scrub the floor.vAR ag mag-; ran -an.To furnish with a floor.Subay na ubus mag'atup ampa lantayan in bāy.After roofing then the flooring should be added to the house.2vrdp. ran -an.To support (something) with a brace (as a dislocated or broken part of the body).Subay lantay-lantayan in lima bali'.A broken arm must be supported by a brace.
lantikadjDouble-jointed (also malantik.In siku hi Salip Piandung malantik.Salip Piandung's elbow is double-jointed.vact/pat -um-, mag-, mang-.(For a person or animal's torso or limb) to bend in the opposite direction from usual; (for an object) to bend, curl.Manglantik in plaka yan bang kasugahan.That record will bend if it's left in the sun.Piyalantik in kilay niya.She curled her eyebrow.
lantingnA large raft.ptalul
lantupvact/pat mag-, -um-, hi-.To float to the surface, to surface.Di' lumantup in batu ha tubig.A stone will not float to the surface of water.Unu-unu na magaan hilantup ha tubig.Anything which is light will float on water.Palantupun in manga batang kahuy ha suba'.Let's let the tree trunks float in the river.adjliyalantupFloating.Liyalantup in patay ha dagat.The dead is floating on the ocean.pt*antung