gelem-geleman

g)2m á)2mn/
  • the sickest possible; as sick as possible
  • sickly; suffering from chronic pain; often get sick (Andap) (Adjective)
Andap
gelem-geleman
Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
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Alus madya
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Alus singgih
sungkan-sungkanan
Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

Sekat ia mulih uli dura negara, jani ia gelem-geleman.
Since he came home from abroad, now he is often get sick.

Gelem-geleman payuk terus ia naar nasi.
[example 1]
(proverb) The sickest possible rice pot still eats rice. Said to a person who pretends to be sick, but who still eats a lot. One who is really sick does not want to eat.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library

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  1. Fred Eiseman Jr - Proverbs, 1987