Improbity to Improvise

This dictionary contains English, Spanish and Tagalog words from the early 20th century, quite a few of which are obsolete. The spelling and meaning of the words herein may be slightly different from current usage. Still, we believe it is a useful reference for those studying Philippine literature and documents from that period.

Improbity, n. [impróbiti]
Falta de probidad, picardía.
Kawalán ng̃ pagtatapat, panunwitik.

Improper, adj. [impróper]
Impropio; indecente.
Dî bagay, dî marapat; mahalay.

Impropriety, n. [impropriéti]
Impropiedad, incongruencia.
Pagkawalang karapatan, kawalán ng̃ karapatan.

Improve, v. [imprúv]
Mejorar, adelantar.
Gumaling, bumuti, umigi.

Improvement, n. [imprúvment]
Mejora, mejoría, progreso.
Paggaling, pagbuti, pag-igi.

Improvidence, n. [impróvidens]
Descuido, falta de prevision.
Kapabayaan, kaling̃at.

Improvident, adj. [impróvident]
Impróvido, inconsiderado.
Pabayâ, nakakakaling̃at.

Improvise, v. [impróvais]