matapobre

Bikol CentralEdit

NounEdit

matapobre

  1. One who looks down on others, particularly the poor.

AdjectiveEdit

matapobre

  1. Pertaining to one who looks down on others.

VerbEdit

matapobre

  1. To look down on others.
    Nakakasama ng loob ang mga nagmamatapobre
    Those who look down on people are infuriating.

CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ma‧ta‧po‧bre

NounEdit

matapobre

  1. (idiomatic) one who looks down on others, particularly the poor; a snob

AdjectiveEdit

matapobre

  1. (idiomatic) condescending; snobbish

TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish matar (to kill) and Spanish pobre (poor); compare matafuego, lit. fire killer. Later folk-etymologized as Tagalog mata (eye; to look) and Tagalog pobre as borrowed from Spanish.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

matapobre

  1. One who looks down on others, particularly the poor.

AdjectiveEdit

matapobre

  1. Pertaining to one who looks down on others.

VerbEdit

magmatapobre

  1. To look down on others.
    Nakakasama ng loob ang mga nagmamatapobre
    Those who look down on people are infuriating.

SynonymsEdit