Entry bontolo
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   Vaventy makadiry ary iray tsy mivaky: Kanety bontolo [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   clumsy, lumpy, large, awkward, stubborn, or inelegant [Richardson 1885]
French translation   sans division, entier [Abinal 1888]
Examples  
1miendaka tsikelikely ny rafitra tsirairay aminy, ary farany dia tsy hisy intsony fa lakana goavana bontolo no sisa tavela. [Andriamalala: Ranomasina, page 16]
2ny fanamelohana bontolo ahy, ny fametavetana imason' olona ny reniko sy ny anabaviko, ny famonoana tsy misy tsy misy fitsitsiana ahy, ny fandatsana sy fikororohana ny fianakaviako. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 58]
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Updated on 2014/01/04