English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

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Word - rootword - affixes
kalingawan - lingaw - ka-~-an~
ka.li.nga.wan. - 4 syllables

ka- = kalingaw
-an = kalingawan

kalingawan [ka.li.ngá.wan.] : amusement (n.); entertainment (n.); hobby (n.); pastime (n.); recreation (n.)
lingaw [li.ngaw.] : fun (n.); sport (n.); amuse (v.); cheer (v.); divert (v.); enjoy (v.); entertain (v.)

Derivatives of lingaw

n. (feeling)1. amusementa feeling of delight at being entertained.
~ delectation, delighta feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction.; "his delight to see her was obvious to all"
n. (act)2. amusement, entertainmentan activity that is diverting and that holds the attention.
~ diversion, recreationan activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates.; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
~ beguilement, distractionan entertainment that provokes pleased interest and distracts you from worries and vexations.
~ edutainmententertainment that is intended to be educational.
~ extravaganzaany lavishly staged or spectacular entertainment.
~ militainmententertainment with military themes in which the Department of Defense is celebrated.
~ night life, nightlifethe entertainment available to people seeking nighttime diversion.
~ showthe act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining.; "a remarkable show of skill"
n. (act)1. avocation, by-line, hobby, pursuit, sideline, spare-time activityan auxiliary activity.
~ pastime, pursuit, interesta diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly).; "sailing is her favorite pastime"; "his main pastime is gambling"; "he counts reading among his interests"; "they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits"
~ spelaeology, speleologythe pastime of exploring caves.
n. (artifact)2. hobby, hobbyhorse, rocking horsea child's plaything consisting of an imitation horse mounted on rockers; the child straddles it and pretends to ride.
~ plaything, toyan artifact designed to be played with.
~ rockera curved support that permits the supported object to rock to and fro.
n. (animal)3. falco subbuteo, hobbysmall Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds.
~ falcondiurnal birds of prey having long pointed powerful wings adapted for swift flight.
~ falco, genus falcoa genus of Falconidae.
n. (act)1. interest, pastime, pursuita diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly).; "sailing is her favorite pastime"; "his main pastime is gambling"; "he counts reading among his interests"; "they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits"
~ diversion, recreationan activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates.; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
~ avocation, hobby, spare-time activity, by-line, pursuit, sidelinean auxiliary activity.
n. (act)1. diversion, recreationan activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates.; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
~ activityany specific behavior.; "they avoided all recreational activity"
~ antic, prank, joke, put-on, trick, capera ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement.
~ bathingimmersing the body in water or sunshine.
~ festivity, celebrationany joyous diversion.
~ dancing, terpsichore, dance, saltationtaking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music.
~ entertainment, amusementan activity that is diverting and that holds the attention.
~ escapade, larkany carefree episode.
~ escapism, escapean inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy.; "romantic novels were her escape from the stress of daily life"; "his alcohol problem was a form of escapism"
~ eurhythmics, eurhythmy, eurythmics, eurythmythe interpretation in harmonious bodily movements of the rhythm of musical compositions; used to teach musical understanding.
~ fun, merriment, playfulnessactivities that are enjoyable or amusing.; "I do it for the fun of it"; "he is fun to have around"
~ gambling, gaming, playthe act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize).; "his gambling cost him a fortune"; "there was heavy play at the blackjack table"
~ gamean amusement or pastime.; "they played word games"; "he thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time"; "his life was all fun and games"
~ jest, joke, jocularityactivity characterized by good humor.
~ night life, nightlifethe activity of people seeking nighttime diversion (as at the theater, a nightclub, etc.).; "a futile search for intelligent nightlife"; "in the summer the nightlife shifts to the dance clubs"
~ pastime, pursuit, interesta diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly).; "sailing is her favorite pastime"; "his main pastime is gambling"; "he counts reading among his interests"; "they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits"
~ child's play, playactivity by children that is guided more by imagination than by fixed rules.; "Freud believed in the utility of play to a small child"
~ frolic, gambol, romp, caper, playgay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement.; "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"
~ athletics, sportan active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition.
n. (act)2. recreation, refreshmentactivity that refreshes and recreates; activity that renews your health and spirits by enjoyment and relaxation.; "time for rest and refreshment by the pool"; "days of joyous recreation with his friends"
~ rejuvenationthe act of restoring to a more youthful condition.
n. (act)1. athletics, sportan active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition.
~ offside(sport) the mistake of occupying an illegal position on the playing field (in football, soccer, ice hockey, field hockey, etc.).
~ wipeouta spill in some sport (as a fall from a bicycle or while skiing or being capsized on a surfboard).
~ toss, flip, pass(sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team.; "the pass was fumbled"
~ daisy cuttera batted or served ball that skims along close to the ground.
~ call(sports) the decision made by an umpire or referee.; "he was ejected for protesting the call"
~ funambulism, tightrope walkingwalking on a tightrope or slack rope.
~ rock climbingthe sport or pastime of scaling rock masses on mountain sides (especially with the help of ropes and special equipment).
~ birling, logrollingrotating a log rapidly in the water (as a competitive sport).
~ diversion, recreationan activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates.; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
~ contact sporta sport that necessarily involves body contact between opposing players.
~ field sport, outdoor sporta sport that is played outdoors.
~ gymnastics, gymnastic exercisea sport that involves exercises intended to display strength and balance and agility.
~ track and fieldparticipating in athletic sports performed on a running track or on the field associated with it.
~ skiinga sport in which participants must travel on skis.
~ aquatics, water sportsports that involve bodies of water.
~ rowing, rowthe act of rowing as a sport.
~ archerythe sport of shooting arrows with a bow.
~ sleddingthe sport of riding on a sled or sleigh.
~ skatingthe sport of gliding on skates.
~ racingthe sport of engaging in contests of speed.
~ equitation, horseback riding, ridingthe sport of siting on the back of a horse while controlling its movements.
~ cyclingthe sport of traveling on a bicycle or motorcycle.
~ blood sportsport that involves killing animals (especially hunting).
~ athletic gamea game involving athletic activity.
~ stroke, shot(sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand.; "it took two strokes to get out of the bunker"; "a good shot requires good balance and tempo"; "he left me an almost impossible shot"
~ position(in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player.; "what position does he play?"
~ foulan act that violates the rules of a sport.
~ personal foula foul that involves unnecessarily rough contact (as in basketball or football).
~ possession(sport) the act of controlling the ball (or puck).; "they took possession of the ball on their own goal line"
~ judoa sport adapted from jujitsu (using principles of not resisting) and similar to wrestling; developed in Japan.
~ spectator sporta sport that many people find entertaining to watch.
~ team sporta sport that involves competition between teams of players.; "baseball is a team sport by golf is not"
~ save(sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring.; "the goalie made a brilliant save"; "the relief pitcher got credit for a save"
~ press boxbox reserved for reporters (as at a sports event).
~ tuck(sports) a bodily position adopted in some sports (such as diving or skiing) in which the knees are bent and the thighs are drawn close to the chest.
~ game plan(sports) a plan for achieving an objective in some sport.
~ won-lost record(sports) a record of win versus losses.
~ english, side(sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist.
~ series(sports) several contests played successively by the same teams.; "the visiting team swept the series"
~ trial(sports) a preliminary competition to determine qualifications.; "the trials for the semifinals began yesterday"
~ defending team, defence, defense(sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring.; "his teams are always good on defense"
~ bench warmer(sports) a substitute who seldom plays.
~ coach, manager, handler(sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team.
~ free agent(sports) a professional athlete who is free to sign a contract to play for any team.
~ iron man, ironmana strong man of exceptional physical endurance.
~ ref, referee(sports) the chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play.
~ talent scout, scoutsomeone employed to discover and recruit talented persons (especially in the worlds of entertainment or sports).
~ shooter(sports) a player who drives or kicks a ball at the goal (or a basketball player who shoots at the basket).
~ timekeeper, timer(sports) an official who keeps track of the time elapsed.
~ deficit(sports) the score by which a team or individual is losing.
~ lead(sports) the score by which a team or individual is winning.
~ average(sports) the ratio of successful performances to opportunities.
~ free agency(sports) the state of a professional athlete who is free to negotiate a contract to play for any team.
~ regulation time(sports) the normal prescribed duration of a game.; "the game was finished in regulation time"
~ sudden death(sports) overtime in which play is stopped as soon as one contestant scores; e.g. football and golf.
~ bout, round, turn(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive.
~ surgesee one's performance improve.; "He levelled the score and then surged ahead"
~ seeddistribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds.
~ outclasscause to appear in a lower class.; "The Yankees outclassed Cincinnati"
~ callindicate a decision in regard to.; "call balls and strikes behind the plate"
~ curlplay the Scottish game of curling.
~ startplay in the starting lineup.
~ fieldplay as a fielder.
~ shootscore.; "shoot a basket"; "shoot a goal"
~ referee, umpirebe a referee or umpire in a sports competition.
~ droplose (a game).; "The Giants dropped 11 of their first 13"
~ downbring down or defeat (an opponent).
~ bandytoss or strike a ball back and forth.
~ double-teamcover with two defensive players.
~ submarinebring down with a blow to the legs.
~ kickdrive or propel with the foot.
~ puntkick the ball.
~ follow throughcarry a stroke to natural completion after hitting or releasing a ball.
~ killhit with great force.; "He killed the ball"
~ killhit with so much force as to make a return impossible, in racket games.; "She killed the ball"
~ drivehit very hard, as by swinging a bat horizontally.; "drive a ball"
~ rackethit (a ball) with a racket.
~ dribble, carrypropel,.; "Carry the ball"; "dribble the ball"
~ cuthit (a ball) with a spin so that it turns in the opposite direction.; "cut a Ping-Pong ball"
~ boxengage in a boxing match.
~ sparbox lightly.
~ sparfight with spurs.; "the gamecocks were sparring"
~ prizefightbox for a prize or money.
~ shadowboxgo through boxing motions without an opponent.
~ tramptravel on foot, especially on a walking expedition.; "We went tramping about the state of Colorado"
~ hikewalk a long way, as for pleasure or physical exercise.; "We were hiking in Colorado"; "hike the Rockies"
~ mountaineerclimb mountains for pleasure as a sport.
~ abseil, rappel, rope downlower oneself with a rope coiled around the body from a mountainside.; "The ascent was easy--roping down the mountain would be much more difficult and dangerous"; "You have to learn how to abseil when you want to do technical climbing"
~ backpack, packhike with a backpack.; "Every summer they are backpacking in the Rockies"
~ runrun with the ball; in such sports as football.
~ jogrun for exercise.; "jog along the canal"
~ skatemove along on skates.; "The Dutch often skate along the canals in winter"
~ spread-eagleexecute a spread eagle on skates, with arms and legs stretched out.
~ ice skatemove along on ice skates.
~ figure skatedance on skates.
~ roller skatetravel on shoes with steel or rubber rollers attached to their soles.; "In some fashionable restaurants, the waiters roller skate around"
~ skateboardride on a flat board with rollers attached to the bottom.
~ rollerbladetravel on shoes with a single line of rubber wheels attached to their soles.; "you'd better wear a helmet and knee protectors when you Rollerblade!"; "The muscular actor loves to Rollerblade"
~ speed skaterace on skates.
~ skimove along on skis.; "We love to ski the Rockies"; "My children don't ski"
~ schussski downhill.
~ sled, sleighride (on) a sled.
~ bobsled, bobride a bobsled.; "The boys bobbed down the hill screaming with pleasure"
~ luge, tobogganmove along on a luge or toboggan.
~ water skiride water skis.
~ scullpropel with sculls.; "scull the boat"
~ canoetravel by canoe.; "canoe along the canal"
~ kayaktravel in a small canoe.; "we kayaked down the river"
~ paddlepropel with a paddle.; "paddle your own canoe"
~ surf, surfboardride the waves of the sea with a surfboard.; "Californians love to surf"
~ windsurfride standing on a surfboard with an attached sail, on water.; "You cannot windsurf when the air is completely still"
~ skin-diveswim underwater with no breathing apparatus other than a snorkel.
~ jackknifedive into the water bending the body at the waist at a right angle, like a jackknife.
~ snorkeldive with a snorkel.
~ ski jumpjump on skis.
~ hurdlejump a hurdle.
~ ride the bench, warm the benchbe out of the game.; "Miller was riding the bench in Saturday's game"
~ runmake without a miss.
~ sit outnot participate in (an activity, such as a dance or a sports event).; "He sat out the game"
~ in playof a ball.; "the ball is still in play"
~ out of play(of a ball).; "a ball that is out of play is dead"
~ man-to-man, one-on-onebeing a system of play in which an individual defensive player guards an individual offensive player.; "one-on-one defense"
~ loose(of a ball in sport) not in the possession or control of any player.; "a loose ball"
~ legalallowed by official rules.; "a legal pass receiver"
~ disqualifiedbarred from competition for violation of rules.; "a disqualified player"
~ homeused of your own ground.; "a home game"
~ awayused of an opponent's ground.; "an away game"
~ most-valuabledesignating the player judged to be the most important to the sport.; "the most-valuable player award"
~ ineligibleprohibited by official rules.; "an ineligible pass receiver"
~ defendingattempting to or designed to prevent an opponent from winning or scoring.
~ onsidenot offside; being within the prescribed area of play.
~ offside, offsidesillegally beyond a prescribed line or area or ahead of the ball or puck.; "the touchdown was nullified because the left tackle was offside"
~ underarm, underhand, underhandedwith hand brought forward and up from below shoulder level.; "an underhand pitch"; "an underhand stroke"
~ overarm, overhand, overhandedwith hand brought forward and down from above shoulder level.; "an overhand pitch"; "an overhand stroke"
~ upfieldaway from the defending teams' end of the playing field.
~ downfieldtoward or in the defending team's end of the playing field.; "he threw to a downfield receiver"
~ downfieldtoward or in the defending team's end of the playing field.; "he caught the ball and ran downfield 15 yards"
~ at homeon the home team's field.; "they played at home last night"
n. (act)2. sportthe occupation of athletes who compete for pay.
~ professional boxingboxing for money.
~ professional wrestlingwrestling for money.
~ sumoa Japanese form of wrestling; you lose if you are forced out of a small ring or if any part of your body (other than your feet) touches the ground.
~ professional golfplaying golf for money.
~ professional footballfootball played for pay.
~ professional baseballplaying baseball for money.
~ professional basketballplaying basketball for money.
~ professional tennisplaying tennis for money.
~ job, line of work, occupation, business, linethe principal activity in your life that you do to earn money.; "he's not in my line of business"
n. (person)3. sport, summercater(Maine colloquial) a temporary summer resident of Maine.
~ vacationer, vacationistsomeone on vacation; someone who is devoting time to pleasure or relaxation rather than to work.
n. (person)4. sporta person known for the way she (or he) behaves when teased or defeated or subjected to trying circumstances.; "a good sport"; "a poor sport"
~ individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soula human being.; "there was too much for one person to do"
n. (person)5. sport, sportsman, sportswomansomeone who engages in sports.
~ athlete, jocka person trained to compete in sports.
n. (person)6. mutant, mutation, sport, variation(biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration.
~ organism, beinga living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently.
~ biological science, biologythe science that studies living organisms.
~ freak, lusus naturae, monstrosity, monstera person or animal that is markedly unusual or deformed.
n. (communication)7. fun, play, sportverbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously).; "he became a figure of fun"; "he said it in sport"
~ humor, wit, witticism, wittiness, humoura message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter.
~ jocosity, jocularityfun characterized by humor.
~ waggery, waggishnesswaggish behavior.
~ drollery, funniness, clowning, comedya comic incident or series of incidents.
~ paronomasia, pun, punning, wordplaya humorous play on words.; "I do it for the pun of it"; "his constant punning irritated her"
v. (stative)8. boast, feature, sportwear or display in an ostentatious or proud manner.; "she was sporting a new hat"
~ feature, havehave as a feature.; "This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France"
v. (motion)9. cavort, disport, frisk, frolic, gambol, lark, lark about, rollick, romp, run around, skylark, sportplay boisterously.; "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"
~ playbe at play; be engaged in playful activity; amuse oneself in a way characteristic of children.; "The kids were playing outside all day"; "I used to play with trucks as a little girl"
v. (social)1. amuse, disport, divertoccupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion.; "The play amused the ladies"
~ entertainprovide entertainment for.
v. (communication)2. amusemake (somebody) laugh.; "The clown amused the children"
~ cheer up, jolly along, jolly up, cheercause (somebody) to feel happier or more cheerful.; "She tried to cheer up the disappointed child when he failed to win the spelling bee"
~ convulsemake someone convulse with laughter.; "The comedian convulsed the crowd"
n. (communication)1. cheera cry or shout of approval.
~ commendation, approvala message expressing a favorable opinion.; "words of approval seldom passed his lips"
~ banzaia Japanese cheer of enthusiasm or triumph.
~ bravoa cry of approval as from an audience at the end of great performance.
~ hooray, hurraha victory cheer.; "let's give the team a big hurrah"
~ salvoa sudden outburst of cheers.; "there was a salvo of approval"
n. (attribute)2. cheer, cheerfulness, sunniness, sunshinethe quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom.; "flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room"
~ attributean abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity.
~ disposition, temperamentyour usual mood.; "he has a happy disposition"
~ good-humoredness, good-humouredness, good-naturedness, good-temperednessa cheerful willingness to be obliging.
v. (emotion)3. cheer, embolden, hearten, recreategive encouragement to.
~ buck up, take heartgain courage.
~ encourageinspire with confidence; give hope or courage to.
v. (communication)4. cheershow approval or good wishes by shouting.; "everybody cheered the birthday boy"
~ applaudexpress approval of.; "I applaud your efforts"
~ lighten, lighten up, buoy upmake more cheerful.; "the conversation lightened me up a bit"
v. (communication)5. cheer, cheer up, jolly along, jolly upcause (somebody) to feel happier or more cheerful.; "She tried to cheer up the disappointed child when he failed to win the spelling bee"
~ chirk up, cheer up, cheerbecome cheerful.
~ amusemake (somebody) laugh.; "The clown amused the children"
v. (communication)6. cheer, cheer up, chirk upbecome cheerful.
~ exuberate, exult, jubilate, rejoice, triumphto express great joy.; "Who cannot exult in Spring?"
~ buoy up, lighten up, lightenbecome more cheerful.; "after a glass of wine, he lightened up a bit"
~ joy, rejoicefeel happiness or joy.
v. (communication)7. barrack, cheer, exhort, inspire, pep up, root on, urge, urge onspur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts.; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
~ cheerleadact as a cheerleader in a sports event.
~ encourageinspire with confidence; give hope or courage to.
v. (motion)1. deviate, divertturn aside; turn away from.
~ turnchange orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense.; "Turn towards me"; "The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"; "She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs"
~ yawdeviate erratically from a set course.; "the yawing motion of the ship"
~ detourtravel via a detour.
~ sidetrack, straggle, digress, departwander from a direct or straight course.
v. (motion)2. divertsend on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one.
~ send, directcause to go somewhere.; "The explosion sent the car flying in the air"; "She sent her children to camp"; "He directed all his energies into his dissertation"
~ routedivert in a specified direction.; "divert the low voltage to the engine cylinders"
~ deviatecause to turn away from a previous or expected course.; "The river was deviated to prevent flooding"
v. (possession)3. divert, hive offwithdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions.
~ draw off, take out, withdraw, drawremove (a commodity) from (a supply source).; "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"
v. (emotion)1. bask, enjoy, relish, savor, savourderive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in.; "She relished her fame and basked in her glory"
~ likefind enjoyable or agreeable.; "I like jogging"; "She likes to read Russian novels"
~ feast one's eyeslook at with great enjoyment.; "She feasted her eyes on the Tuscan landscape"
~ devourenjoy avidly.; "She devoured his novels"
v. (consumption)2. enjoyhave benefit from.; "enjoy privileges"
~ apply, employ, use, utilise, utilizeput into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose.; "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can't use this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied to many projects"; "How do you utilize this tool?"; "I apply this rule to get good results"; "use the plastic bags to store the food"; "He doesn't know how to use a computer"
v. (emotion)3. enjoy, loveget pleasure from.; "I love cooking"
~ likefind enjoyable or agreeable.; "I like jogging"; "She likes to read Russian novels"
~ get offenjoy in a sexual way.; "He gets off on shoes"
v. (perception)4. enjoyhave for one's benefit.; "The industry enjoyed a boom"
~ experience, go through, seego or live through.; "We had many trials to go through"; "he saw action in Viet Nam"
v. (consumption)5. delight, enjoy, reveltake delight in.; "he delights in his granddaughter"
~ expend, useuse up, consume fully.; "The legislature expended its time on school questions"
~ have a ball, have a good timeenjoy oneself greatly.; "We had a ball at the party and didn't come home until 2 AM"
~ wallowdelight greatly in.; "wallow in your success!"
~ live it upenjoy oneself.; "it's your birthday, so let's live it up!"
v. (social)1. entertainprovide entertainment for.
~ hostbe the host of or for.; "We hosted 4 couples last night"
~ socialise, socializetake part in social activities; interact with others.; "He never socializes with his colleagues"; "The old man hates to socialize"
~ amuse, disport, divertoccupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion.; "The play amused the ladies"
v. (cognition)2. entertain, flirt with, think about, think of, toy withtake into consideration, have in view.; "He entertained the notion of moving to South America"
~ contemplateconsider as a possibility.; "I contemplated leaving school and taking a full-time job"
v. (emotion)3. entertain, harbor, harbour, hold, nursemaintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings).; "bear a grudge"; "entertain interesting notions"; "harbor a resentment"
~ feel, experienceundergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind.; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret"