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what is the equivalent of manawayon (rootword: saway) in english?

 

and

 

what is pasaway in english?

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Bet_Busta
what is the equivalent of manawayon (rootword: saway) in english?

 

and

 

what is pasaway in english?

 

Manawayon or Hinawayon: Somebody who always criticize or give sarcastic comments.

 

Pasaway: A person who you always hve to remind/reprimand for inapprriate or crazy

actions, behavior or language.

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davao_peon
Manawayon or Hinawayon: Somebody who always criticize or give sarcastic comments.

 

Pasaway: A person who you always hve to remind/reprimand for inapprriate or crazy

actions, behavior or language.

 

Hi Bet_Busta

 

thank you for giving descriptions of the words. :rolleyes:

 

so does anybody here can give me their english equivalents?

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CaptainJackson
Manawayon or Hinawayon: Somebody who always criticize or give sarcastic comments.

= SMART ASS

 

Pasaway: A person who you always have to remind/reprimand for inapprriate or crazy

actions, behavior or language.

= IMMATURE

 

 

These should come close enough........

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davao_peon

many thanks Talisayus

 

I manage to find an english equivalent for pasaway, which is

indolent.

 

But i think a critic is much closer than smart arse for manawayon.

 

Edit:

 

I noticed that the a.s.s is in British English :why-me:

Edited by davao_peon

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mlampkin

Pasaway == teenager ( teener / whatever )

 

Sorry - couldn't help myself... :why-me:

 

 

Michael

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