mabet

mb)t/
  • behave; behave as if (Andap) (Verb)
Andap
mabet
Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
maparilaksana
Alus madya
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Alus singgih
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Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

Ia mabet nawang.
He acted as if he knew.

Sangkur mabet jamprah.
Poor people who pretend to be rich. / Stupid people who act smart. (This is a proverb. Literally sangkur means (chicken) short and curved hair. While jamprah means (chicken) with dense feathered.)

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Makejang anake ngerimik, “to ngudiang I Celempung sangkep nyangkol kuluk, jeg soleh gen tingkahne, mabet paling saying tekening buron gen agemne!” I Celempung lantas matur tekening Jro Kelian Banjar, “Nawegang titiang jro kelian, titiang nunas ampura santukan tiang kadat rauh.

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