Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word aayaw.
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The Tagalog word áayáw is the Filipino verb umayaw » conjugated in the Contemplated aspect ( future tense )

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[verb]  to dislike; to reject; to refuse; to disapprove; to withdraw; to back out

Verb conjugations of umayaw:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: ayawConjugation Type: -Um-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
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Aayaw Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Bakit ka umayáw
Why did you withdraw / back out / drop out?
Masamâ ang umáayáw sa grasya. (A saying) 
It's not good to refuse a favor / benefit.
Bago ka umayáw, purbahán mo muna
Before you say no, try it first.
Bago ka umayáw, tikmán mo muna
Before you say no, taste it first.
Huwág kang áayáw kapág inalók ka nilá ng pagkain
Don't refuse should they offer you food.

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