Mesemu

  • having the appearance of
  • to look like
Media
mesemu
Kasar
Unknown [edit]
Halus
Unknown [edit]
Northern Form
Unknown [edit]

Usage Examples

Sekadi mesemu beras dolog.
[example 1]
Like stored rice in a government storage warehouse. Rice stored there may look OK but it is often bad because it has been kept too long. The meaning here is that a person may look good on the outside, but he may be bad on the inside.

No translation exists for this example.

  1. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987