• straight (Adjective)
  • upright (Adjective)
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

Ene cara padi; dising misine jeg-jeg; dimisine nguntul.
[example 1]
When a rice stalk is full, it bends over; when empty it stands straight up. This is used to refer to a person who talks too much and is empty headed. A wise person has a full head and is bent over like a rice plant with a full head of grain.

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  1. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987