Masawang

msw*
  • tending toward, almost like, somewhat like caring for (Verb)
  • resemble (Adjective)
Andap
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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
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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

Yen alih aji potongan, ia mula tusing cara model. Keto masih kulitne masawang selem. Sakewala yen suba magae, Ia cager maimbuh jujur. Buka pengit-pengitan serane, gede gunane.
[example 1]
If we look at her appearance, for sure she doesn't look like a model. Her skin is rather dark as well. However, when she works, she is reliable and honest. As people say, shrimp paste smells awful but very useful.

Don basene masawang kuning.
Betel leaf is somewhat yellowish.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Dot nawang kasujatian semut soleh ane mara jani tepukina ento. “Semute ento gede ganggas nanging paliatne tusing ja galak,” keto I Semut Api lan I Sidem pakrimik di kenehne. “Warnane barak, ah, tusing barak nanging masawang kuning.

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In Indonesian:   Perawakannya tidak tinggi besar, kepalanya agak besar dan perutnya buncing, namun senyumnya berwibawa.
  1. Fred Eiseman