Kalah

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  • lose, be defeated (contest, game, gambling, etc.)
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Usage Examples

Suba tawanga bapane kalah matajen, nu masih I Gede Putra bani nagihin pipis. Pantes suba bapane gedeg. Ia buka nundunin macan medem.
[example 1]
Gede Putra knew that his father lost on cock fighting but he was still dare to ask for some money from him. No wonder if his father was totally upset. Just like awakening a sleeping tiger.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Dictionary


In Balinese:   Sakewala yan bah kelod tumbake, ento pinaka cihna tiang kalah. “Suud matinget, teken beline, I Grantang laut tuun ka goane.

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In Balinese:   Dugas cainé kalah matoh-tohan, cai majanji nyerahang macan patpat.

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In Indonesian:   Kemudian ia berlari tunggang langgang.

In Balinese:   Buina kai tonden taen merasa kalah.

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In Indonesian:   Lagipula aku belum pernah merasa kalah.

In Balinese:   Sasubanne keto ngomong Sang Muun brangti, “Nah, saja kai kalah, dening gedenan tain ibane.

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In Indonesian:   Setelah itu Sang Muun berkata sambil marah, “iyaa, aku mengaku kalah, kotoranmu memang lebih besar, ayo sekarang siapa terbangnya lebih tinggi!” Begitulah Sang Muun berkata, lalu Sang Lanjana menjawab balik “Ayoo!

In Balinese:   Dening keto, ngomong jani Sang Muun, “Ih, Sang Lanjana, awake jani suba ngaku kalah.

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