bundok

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Tagalog[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bundok

  1. Mountainous.

Noun[edit]

bundok

  1. Mountain
  2. boondock

Verb[edit]

bundok

  1. To climb a mountain.
  2. To live in the mountains.
  3. (colloquial) To hide in a remote area from authorities, news media, or the general public; especially in the context of rebels, criminals, or hermits. (by extension) To join an insurgency.
    • 2002, Kawil II, page 241:
      [...] Namundok siya dahil nakapatay ng isang parishioner niyang babae. ("He fled to the mountains after he killed a female parishioner.")
    • 1991, Rebolusyon!: A Generation of Struggle in the Philippines, page 191:
      [...] The common belief is that a person who has gone underground has gone to the mountains — "namundok na," as the expression goes — and joined the NPA.

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