Alert to Alike

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Alert, adj. [alért]
Alerta, vigilante.
Maing̃at, maagap, handâ.

Algebra, n. [áldchibra]
Álgebra.
Álhebra, mataas na karunung̃an sa pagbilang.

Alias, n. [élias]
Alias.
Palayaw; sa ibang paraan.

Alibi, n. [álibai]
Coartada.
Hindî dumaló sa pinagtipanan.

Alien, adj. [élien]
Extraño, extranjero.
Tagaibang lupà, iba.

Alienate, v. [élienet]
Enajenar, trasferir.
Ilipat sa iba, isalin sa iba.

Alienation, n. [elienécien]
Enajenamiento.
Paglilipat sa iba.

Alife, adv. [aláif]
Por vida mia.
Porbida (sumpâ).

Alight, adj. [aláit]
Encendido, ardiente.
Nagnining̃as, nagliliyab, may sindí.

Alight, v. [aláit]
Descender, bajar.
Lumusong, umibís, bumabâ.

Alike, adj adv. [eláik]
Igualmente.
Kawang̃is, katulad, kagaya; gayon din.