book.gif (252 bytes) This is an entry in Mihalic 1971

English: ‘big mouth’.

  1. a twelve gauge shotgun
    tumaus = double-barrelled shotgun

  1. the groper (marine fish)

  1. to shout, to bark, to yell, to talk loudly
    dok i bikmaus long mipela = the dog barked at us

  1. shouting, yelling
    yu harim bikmaus bilong ol? = do you hear their shouts?

  1. to be impudent, saucy
    yu no bikmaus long mi = don't be saucy

  1. a loudspeaker

Frank Mihalic 1971 (with permission) [Home]