English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

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Word - rootword - affixes
tago-tago - tago - x2-~
ta.gu.ta.gu. - 4 syllables

x2- = tago-tago
tago-tago

tago-tago : hush-hush (adj.); in hiding (adv.); game of hide and seek (n.)
tago [ta.gû.] : easy to break (adj.)
tago [tá.gû.] : conceal (v.); disguise (v.); hide (v.); keep (v.)
Related words: sekreto

Derivatives of tago


Glosses:
hush-hush
adj. 1. clandestine, cloak-and-dagger, hole-and-corner, hugger-mugger, hush-hush, secret, surreptitious, undercover, undergroundconducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods.; "clandestine intelligence operations"; "cloak-and-dagger activities behind enemy lines"; "hole-and-corner intrigue"; "secret missions"; "a secret agent"; "secret sales of arms"; "surreptitious mobilization of troops"; "an undercover investigation"; "underground resistance"
~ covertsecret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed.; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"
in hiding
adv. 1. doggo, in hiding, out of sightquietly in concealment.; "he lay doggo"
disguise
n. (attribute)1. camouflage, disguisean outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something.; "the theatrical notion of disguise is always associated with catastrophe in his stories"
~ semblance, gloss, color, colouran outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading.; "he hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity"; "he tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction"; "the situation soon took on a different color"
n. (artifact)2. disguiseany attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer's identity.
~ attire, garb, dressclothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion.; "formal attire"; "battle dress"
~ fancy dress, masquerade costume, masqueradea costume worn as a disguise at a masquerade party.
~ maska covering to disguise or conceal the face.
n. (act)3. camouflage, disguisethe act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance.; "he is a master of disguise"
~ concealing, hiding, concealmentthe activity of keeping something secret.
v. (perception)4. disguise, maskmake unrecognizable.; "The herb masks the garlic taste"; "We disguised our faces before robbing the bank"
~ conceal, hideprevent from being seen or discovered.; "Muslim women hide their faces"; "hide the money"
~ cloak, mask, dissemblehide under a false appearance.; "He masked his disappointment"
~ dissimulatehide (feelings) from other people.
~ masqueradetake part in a masquerade.
~ camouflagedisguise by camouflaging; exploit the natural surroundings to disguise something.; "The troops camouflaged themselves before they went into enemy territory"
hide
n. (substance)1. fell, hidethe dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal).
~ animal skinthe outer covering of an animal.
~ cowhidethe hide of a cow.
~ goatskinthe hide of a goat.
~ rawhideuntanned hide especially of cattle; cut in strips it is used for whips and ropes.
n. (animal)2. hide, pelt, skinbody covering of a living animal.
~ body coveringany covering for the body or a body part.
v. (perception)3. conceal, hideprevent from being seen or discovered.; "Muslim women hide their faces"; "hide the money"
~ veilto obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil.; "women in Afghanistan veil their faces"
~ secreteplace out of sight; keep secret.; "The money was secreted from his children"
~ obstruct, blockshut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight.; "The thick curtain blocked the action on the stage"; "The trees obstruct my view of the mountains"
~ coverspread over a surface to conceal or protect.; "This paint covers well"
~ bosomhide in one's bosom.; "She bosomed his letters"
~ burycover from sight.; "Afghani women buried under their burkas"
~ cover up, coverhide from view or knowledge.; "The President covered the fact that he bugged the offices in the White House"
~ shield, harbour, harborhold back a thought or feeling about.; "She is harboring a grudge against him"
~ becloud, befog, fog, haze over, obnubilate, obscure, cloud, mistmake less visible or unclear.; "The stars are obscured by the clouds"; "the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"
~ disguise, maskmake unrecognizable.; "The herb masks the garlic taste"; "We disguised our faces before robbing the bank"
~ sweep under the rugto conceal something in the hopes it won't be discovered by others.; "The president tried to sweep the embarrassing incident under the rug"
~ lurk, skulklie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner.
v. (perception)4. hide, hide outbe or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety.; "Probably his horse would be close to where he was hiding"; "She is hiding out in a cabin in Montana"
~ lie lowto try to avoid detection especially by police.; "After we knock off that liquor store we'll have to lay low for a while"
~ stow awayhide aboard a ship or a plane to get free transportation.; "The illegal immigrants stowed away on board the freighter"
~ hunker downtake shelter.; "During the sandstorm, they hunkered down in a small hut"
~ hole upremain secluded or in hiding.; "He is writing his book and is holing up in his study"
~ lie lowkeep a low profile, try to be inconspicuous.
~ earthhide in the earth like a hunted animal.
v. (contact)5. cover, enshroud, hide, shroudcover as if with a shroud.; "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery"
~ enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, wrapenclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering.; "Fog enveloped the house"
v. (change)6. blot out, hide, obliterate, obscure, veilmake undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing.; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat"
~ alter, change, modifycause to change; make different; cause a transformation.; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
~ efface, obliterateremove completely from recognition or memory.; "efface the memory of the time in the camps"
~ mystifymake mysterious.; "mystify the story"
keep
n. (possession)1. bread and butter, keep, livelihood, living, support, sustenancethe financial means whereby one lives.; "each child was expected to pay for their keep"; "he applied to the state for support"; "he could no longer earn his own livelihood"
~ resourceavailable source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can be drawn upon when needed.
~ amenities, comforts, conveniences, creature comfortsthings that make you comfortable and at ease.; "all the comforts of home"
~ maintenancemeans of maintenance of a family or group.
~ meal ticketa source of income or livelihood.
~ subsistenceminimal (or marginal) resources for subsisting.; "social security provided only a bare subsistence"
n. (artifact)2. donjon, dungeon, keepthe main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress.
~ black hole of calcuttaa dungeon (20 feet square) in a fort in Calcutta where as many as 146 English prisoners were held overnight by Siraj-ud-daula; the next morning only 23 were still alive.
~ castlea large building formerly occupied by a ruler and fortified against attack.
~ stronghold, fastnessa strongly fortified defensive structure.
n. (artifact)3. hold, keepa cell in a jail or prison.
~ jail cell, prison cell, cella room where a prisoner is kept.
v. (stative)4. hold, keep, maintainkeep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g.,.; "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
~ pressurise, pressurizemaintain a certain pressure.; "the airplane cabin is pressurized"; "pressurize a space suit"
~ preserve, uphold, carry on, continue, bear onkeep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last.; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
~ hold overkeep in a position or state from an earlier period of time.
~ conservekeep constant through physical or chemical reactions or evolutionary change.; "Energy is conserved in this process"
~ preservekeep undisturbed for personal or private use for hunting, shooting, or fishing.; "preserve the forest and the lakes"
~ distancekeep at a distance.; "we have to distance ourselves from these events in order to continue living"
~ housekeepmaintain a household; take care of all business related to a household.
v. (stative)5. continue, go along, go on, keep, proceedcontinue a certain state, condition, or activity.; "Keep on working!"; "We continued to work into the night"; "Keep smiling"; "We went on working until well past midnight"
~ act, moveperform an action, or work out or perform (an action).; "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
~ preserve, uphold, carry on, continue, bear onkeep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last.; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
~ holdremain in a certain state, position, or condition.; "The weather held"; "They held on the road and kept marching"
~ keep going, run oncontinue uninterrupted.; "The disease will run on unchecked"; "The party kept going until 4 A.M."
~ ridecontinue undisturbed and without interference.; "Let it ride"
~ continuecontinue after an interruption.; "The demonstration continued after a break for lunch"
v. (possession)6. hold on, keepretain possession of.; "Can I keep my old stuffed animals?"; "She kept her maiden name after she married"
~ hold over, carry overhold over goods to be sold for the next season.
~ have, have got, holdhave or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense.; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
~ deny, refuserefuse to let have.; "She denies me every pleasure"; "he denies her her weekly allowance"
~ deduct, withhold, recoupretain and refrain from disbursing; of payments.; "My employer is withholding taxes"
~ save, preserveto keep up and reserve for personal or special use.; "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer"
~ hive away, lay in, salt away, stack away, stash away, store, put inkeep or lay aside for future use.; "store grain for the winter"; "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"
~ storefind a place for and put away for storage.; "where should we stow the vegetables?"; "I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some"
~ keep back, retain, hold back, holdsecure and keep for possible future use or application.; "The landlord retained the security deposit"; "I reserve the right to disagree"
~ hold open, keep open, save, keepretain rights to.; "keep my job for me while I give birth"; "keep my seat, please"; "keep open the possibility of a merger"
~ harbour, harborkeep in one's possession; of animals.
v. (social)7. keep, preventstop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state.; "We must prevent the cancer from spreading"; "His snoring kept me from falling asleep"; "Keep the child from eating the marbles"
~ defendbe on the defensive; act against an attack.
~ keephold and prevent from leaving.; "The student was kept after school"
~ keep out, shut out, exclude, shutprevent from entering; shut out.; "The trees were shutting out all sunlight"; "This policy excludes people who have a criminal record from entering the country"
~ holdkeep from departing.; "Hold the taxi"; "Hold the horse"
~ keep awayprevent from coming close.; "I tried to keep the child away from the pool"
~ blankkeep the opposing (baseball) team from winning.
~ hinder, impedebe a hindrance or obstacle to.; "She is impeding the progress of our project"
~ rain out, wash outprevent or interrupt due to rain.; "The storm had washed out the game"
v. (social)8. keep, observeconform one's action or practice to.; "keep appointments"; "she never keeps her promises"; "We kept to the original conditions of the contract"
~ make goodact as promised.; "make good on promises"
v. (cognition)9. keep, maintain, observestick to correctly or closely.; "The pianist kept time with the metronome"; "keep count"; "I cannot keep track of all my employees"
v. (possession)10. keeplook after; be the keeper of; have charge of.; "He keeps the shop when I am gone"
~ have, have got, holdhave or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense.; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
~ conserve, maintain, preserve, keep upkeep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction.; "We preserve these archeological findings"; "The old lady could not keep up the building"; "children must be taught to conserve our national heritage"; "The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts"
~ preserve, keepmaintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger.; "May God keep you"
v. (communication)11. keep, maintainmaintain by writing regular records.; "keep a diary"; "maintain a record"; "keep notes"
~ record, enter, put downmake a record of; set down in permanent form.
v. (stative)12. keepsupply with room and board.; "He is keeping three women in the guest cottage"; "keep boarders"
~ lodge, accommodateprovide housing for.; "We are lodging three foreign students this semester"
v. (social)13. continue, keep, keep on, retainallow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature.; "We cannot continue several servants any longer"; "She retains a lawyer"; "The family's fortune waned and they could not keep their household staff"; "Our grant has run out and we cannot keep you on"; "We kept the work going as long as we could"; "She retained her composure"; "this garment retains its shape even after many washings"
~ sustain, keep up, prolonglengthen or extend in duration or space.; "We sustained the diplomatic negotiations as long as possible"; "prolong the treatment of the patient"; "keep up the good work"
~ persist in, continuedo something repeatedly and showing no intention to stop.; "We continued our research into the cause of the illness"; "The landlord persists in asking us to move"
v. (consumption)14. keep, maintain, sustainsupply with necessities and support.; "She alone sustained her family"; "The money will sustain our good cause"; "There's little to earn and many to keep"
~ patronagesupport by being a patron of.
~ reseedmaintain by seeding without human intervention.; "Some plants reseed themselves indefinitely"
~ have, have got, holdhave or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense.; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
~ carrykeep up with financial support.; "The Federal Government carried the province for many years"
v. (stative)15. keep, stay freshfail to spoil or rot.; "These potatoes keep for a long time"
~ remain, stay, reststay the same; remain in a certain state.; "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"; "rest assured"; "stay alone"; "He remained unmoved by her tears"; "The bad weather continued for another week"
~ preserve, keepprevent (food) from rotting.; "preserved meats"; "keep potatoes fresh"
v. (social)16. celebrate, keep, observebehave as expected during of holidays or rites.; "Keep the commandments"; "celebrate Christmas"; "Observe Yom Kippur"
~ commemorate, markmark by some ceremony or observation.; "The citizens mark the anniversary of the revolution with a march and a parade"
~ mournobserve the customs of mourning after the death of a loved one.
~ solemnise, solemnizeobserve or perform with dignity or gravity.; "The King solemnized this day of morning"
v. (social)17. hold back, keep, keep back, restrainkeep under control; keep in check.; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
~ holdkeep from exhaling or expelling.; "hold your breath"
~ confineprevent from leaving or from being removed.
~ bottle up, suppress, inhibitcontrol and refrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior.
~ bottle up, suppress, inhibitcontrol and refrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior.
~ curb, control, hold in, contain, moderate, check, holdlessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits.; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
v. (stative)18. keep, preservemaintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger.; "May God keep you"
~ protectshield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage.; "Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain"
~ keeplook after; be the keeper of; have charge of.; "He keeps the shop when I am gone"
v. (stative)19. keepraise.; "She keeps a few chickens in the yard"; "he keeps bees"
~ farm, produce, raise, growcultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques.; "The Bordeaux region produces great red wines"; "They produce good ham in Parma"; "We grow wheat here"; "We raise hogs here"
~ herdkeep, move, or drive animals.; "Who will be herding the cattle when the cowboy dies?"
v. (possession)20. hold open, keep, keep open, saveretain rights to.; "keep my job for me while I give birth"; "keep my seat, please"; "keep open the possibility of a merger"
~ keep, hold onretain possession of.; "Can I keep my old stuffed animals?"; "She kept her maiden name after she married"
~ book, reserve, holdarrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance.; "reserve me a seat on a flight"; "The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family"; "please hold a table at Maxim's"
v. (possession)21. keepstore or keep customarily.; "Where do you keep your gardening tools?"
~ keephave as a supply.; "I always keep batteries in the freezer"; "keep food for a week in the pantry"; "She keeps a sixpack and a week's worth of supplies in the refrigerator"
~ storefind a place for and put away for storage.; "where should we stow the vegetables?"; "I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some"
v. (possession)22. keephave as a supply.; "I always keep batteries in the freezer"; "keep food for a week in the pantry"; "She keeps a sixpack and a week's worth of supplies in the refrigerator"
~ have, have got, holdhave or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense.; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
~ keepstore or keep customarily.; "Where do you keep your gardening tools?"
v. (possession)23. keep, maintainmaintain for use and service.; "I keep a car in the countryside"; "She keeps an apartment in Paris for her shopping trips"
~ have, have got, holdhave or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense.; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
v. (contact)24. keephold and prevent from leaving.; "The student was kept after school"
~ prevent, keepstop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state.; "We must prevent the cancer from spreading"; "His snoring kept me from falling asleep"; "Keep the child from eating the marbles"
~ detain, confinedeprive of freedom; take into confinement.
v. (change)25. keep, preserveprevent (food) from rotting.; "preserved meats"; "keep potatoes fresh"
~ freeze-drypreserve by rapid freezing and subsequently drying in a vacuum.; "freeze-dry the strawberries"
~ conservepreserve with sugar.; "Mom always conserved the strawberries we grew in the backyard"
~ dehydrate, desiccatepreserve by removing all water and liquids from.; "carry dehydrated food on your camping trip"
~ picklepreserve in a pickling liquid.
~ saltpreserve with salt.; "people used to salt meats on ships"
~ can, tin, put uppreserve in a can or tin.; "tinned foods are not very tasty"
~ refrigeratepreserve by chilling.; "many foods must be refrigerated or else they will spoil"
~ cureprepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve.; "cure meats"; "cure pickles"; "cure hay"
~ cornpreserve with salt.; "corned beef"
~ ready, cook, prepare, fix, makeprepare for eating by applying heat.; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
~ stay fresh, keepfail to spoil or rot.; "These potatoes keep for a long time"