napakahig (nápakahig) Filipino/Tagalog term
Literal meaning: had scratched
- napalaban sa isang mahabang nakakapagod na daldalan
- engaged in a long tiresome chatting
- Hindi nakapagluto si Maria dahil nápakahig siya tsismosang kapitbahay.
- Maria was no able to cook because she engaged in a long tiresome chatting with her gossipmonger neighbor.