sama ng loob

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Tagalog words sama ng loob — bad feeling inside.

Noun[edit]

sama ng loob

  1. (idiomatic) An unpleasant, unsettled feeling; hurt; anger.
    Matagal na niyang kinikimkim ang sama ng loob niya na sa pagkakataong naubos ang pasensiya niya, sumabog siya na parang bulkan.
    He had been keeping his discontent for so long that the moment his patience ran out, he blew up like a volcano.

Adjective[edit]

sama ng loob

  1. (idiomatic) Of having an unpleasant feeling dwelling inside; of being hung up. (Also sama ang loob)
    Masama ang loob ko sa nangyari pero gusto kong magbati ulit tayo.
    I'm still hung up about it but I want us to be okay again.

Adverb[edit]

sama ng loob

  1. (idiomatic) In ill will.
    Nahuli ang magbabarkada na tumakas sa klase, at masama ng loob silang nakatayo sa silid habang binuhusan sila ng sermon.
    The group was caught playing hooky, and they grudgingly stood in the room as they were splashed with much scolding.

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