MALINIS

root word: linis 

 
malinis
clean


malinis

neat, clear, hygienic, chaste


Malinis ito.
This is clean.

Malinis ba ito?
Is this clean?

Oo, malinis iyan.
Yes, that's clean.

Ang kabaligtaran ng malinis ay madumi.
The opposite of clean is dirty.


magmalinis
to pretend that one is pure

Huwag kang magmalinis.
Don't pretend you're clean and untainted.


Nagmalinis ang sekretarya.
The secretary pretended she was innocent.