sawayin: pagbawalan, pigilin, sawatain, apulain
prohibition, restraint, reprimand
Sawayin mo ang bata.
Reprimand / Restrain the child.
Hindi mapasaway ang bata kaya sininturon ng ama.
The child wouldn’t be dissuaded so he was belted by the father.
to violate, oppose
sumuway sa kautusan
disobeyed the order
sumuway sa Panginoon
disobeyed the Lord
Sumaway is a surname. It can also mean to stop, check, or dissuade.