Entry fanambatambazana (tambitamby (tamby))
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Fanafosafoana na fanehatehafana malefaka [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   the act of enticing or coaxing [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   l'action de caresser, de cajoler, de consoler, le motif [Abinal 1888]
   action d'allécher, de cajoler [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   Nanjary nitondra ronono iray litatra isan-kerinandro hiantsena ilehio taty aoriana ho fanambatambazana azy. [Rakotonandrasana: Tantsaha, page 37]
Raha ny marina no holazaina, fanamaivanana ravindravina ivelany ihany izany, fanambatambazana eritreritra somary tefy manta. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 138]

Updated on 2014/09/08