Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word balat-sibuyas in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word balat-sibuyas:

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[adjective] thin skinned; easily offended; easily hurt; sensitive to criticism;
*Note: literally: onion skinned

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Root: balat
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Literally: "onion-skinned"

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Huwág mong tútuksuhín si Mary. Balát-sibuyas 'yun.
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Don't ever tease Mary. That girl is easily offended.

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How to pronounce balat-sibuyas:

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Related Filipino Words:
balátbalatkayôpansalátbalatánpabalátbalát ng itlógkabalát
Related English Words:
thin skinthin skinnedonion skinnedonion skineasily hurtfragilesensitivesensitive to criticismeasily offended
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