MATABANG

root word: tabang 

 
matabang
insipid, lacking taste


Matabang ito. Dagdagan mo ng asin.
This barely has any taste. Add salt.


Ang kasalungat ng matabang ay malasa.
The opposite of flavorless is flavorful.

 


 
The word is also the conjugated form of mataba.


mataba
fat

matabang baboy
fat pig


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