hilis

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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: hi‧lis

Verb[edit]

hilis

  1. to wear away by friction; to abrade
  2. to dissolve
  3. to digest

Noun[edit]

hilis

  1. an abrasion; the act of abrading, wearing, or rubbing off; the wearing away by friction

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

hīlīs

  1. dative/ablative plural of hīlum

Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: hi‧lis
  • IPA(key): /hiˈlis/, [hɪˈlis] (adjective)
  • IPA(key): /ˈhilis/, [ˈhilɪs] (noun)

Adjective[edit]

hilís

  1. slanting; oblique; inclined (of lines)
    Synonyms: hilig, pahilig, nakahilig, hapay, pahapay, nakahapay
  2. shaped like a parellelogram
    Synonyms: hiwid, nakahiwid, pahiwid, hiris, pahiris, nakahiris

Noun[edit]

hilis

  1. act of pressing out with the fingers (as of the contents of a tube, intestine, etc.)
  2. small cut or slice shaped like a parallelogram (or with two slanting sides)
  3. movement of the bow on violin strings

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