Entry mampilafila (filafila)
Part of speech   active verb
Malagasy definition   Mampitamby; manaiky hanome na hanao dia mandà, manaiky indray dia mandà: Aza mampilafila tahaka izao ianao, fa rehefatsy hanome dia milazà tsotra [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   to give away a thing and then to retain it, to agree to a thing and to refuse immediately. [Richardson 1885]
French definition   tenir le bec dans l'eau, promettre et se dédire [Abinal 1888]
Morphology  
mampilafila
nampilafila
hampilafila
mampilafilà
Synonyms   mamilafila ~ mampifilafila

Entry mampilafilà (filafila)
Part of speech   imperative of active verb mampilafila [list]
Malagasy definition   [Rajemisa 1985]
French definition   [Abinal 1888]

Updated on 2014/10/09