Definition for the Tagalog word ayaw:
do not like, to dislike; to not want, do not want
Ayaw Example Sentences in Tagalog: (55)
Bakit ayaw mo siyáng intindihín
Why don't you try to understand / want to mind her?
Don't you want to complain?
Kate na masaktán
Kate doesn't want to get hurt.
Ayaw nang gumana ng
cellphone charger ko
My cellphone charger no longer works.
Bakit ayaw mo akóng bigyán
Why don't you want to give me one/some?
Ang dalawáng batang nag-aaway
ay ayaw magpasawáy sa kaibigan nilá
The two kids fighting would not heed the admonishment/urging of their friend to stop.
I don't want you to get lost/I wouldn't like to lose you.
Ayaw naming mapahiyâ sa kanilá
We don't want to be embarrassing to them.
Paul na magbayad
Paul doesn't want to pay.
Ayaw bang sumakáy ni
Mary sa kotse ni
Didn't Mary want to ride in Peter's car?
Ayaw mo bang maniwalà sa akin
Don't you want to believe me?
Jane does not want to get married.
Ayaw kong maranasan mo ang naranasan ko
I don't want you to experience what I went through.
Don't you want to give me one/some?
Don't you want to get well?
Don't you want to confess? (Of an offense or crime)
Ayaw kong madamay sa away ninyó
I don't want to get embroiled in your quarrel.
I wouldn't want to hurt you.
I don't want to make a mistake / mistakes.
Ayaw mo bang humaráp sa kaniyá
Don't you want to face her?
Huwág mong bilhín kung ayaw mo
Don't buy it if you don't want to.
Ayaw pa ni
Kate na mabuntís
Kate does not want to get pregnant yet.
(I'm not doing that because) I don't want to die yet.
Dito ka lang kung ayaw mong mapahamak
Stay here if you don't want to be in danger.
Ayaw tumandâ ni
Peter Pan does not want to grow old.
Why don't you want to smile?
Tanggihán mo kung ayaw mo
Refuse it if you don't want it.
Tamád ang asawa ni
Laura. Ayaw magtrabaho
Laura's husband is lazy. He doesn't want to work.
Sipain mo ang pintô kung ayaw bumukás
Kick the door if it won't open.
Why don't you want to admit it?
Tom na manatili sa
Tom does not want to stay permanently in Chicago.
Sino ba ang ayaw yumaman
Who does not want to become rich?
Isinasama namin siyá pero ayaw niyá
We were asking him to come along but he didn't want to.
Ayaw magstárt ng kotse
The car won't start.
Tumanggí ka lang kung ayaw mo
Just refuse if you don't want to/it.
Don't you want to stand up?
Ang tumaták sa isip ni
Tom ay ayaw mo sa kanyá
What got imprinted in Tom's mind is that you don't like him.
John na magpatawad
John does not want to forgive. / John does not want a discount. (both meanings are possible depending on context)
Ayaw niláng tumulong sa atin
They don't want to help us.
Ayaw bang tanggapín ni
Maggie ang regalo mo
Didn't Maggie want to accept your gift?
Ayaw kong magtampó sa iyo
I don't want to give you the silent treatment.
Ayaw kong pagtawanán nilá akó
I don't want them to laugh at my expense.
Pinapúpuntá nilá akó sa
Japan pero ayaw ko
They were sending me to Japan but I didn't want to go.
Niyayà namin si
Charles pero ayaw niyáng sumama
We invited Charles but he did not want to join us.
Pinagsásabihan siyá ng tatay niyá pero ayaw niyáng makiníg
His father admonishes him but he just won't listen.
Pinilit ko si
Peter pero ayaw niyá talagáng sumama sa atin
I urged Peter but he really didn't want to come with us.
Walâ tayong magawâ kasí ayaw magpatulong ni
We can't do anything because Lucy does not want to be helped.
Bakit ayaw mo pang umuwî kahit gabí na
Why don't you want to go home yet even when it's already late (at night)?
Ayaw niyá akóng paniwalaan kahit totoó ang sinasabi ko
She did not want to believe me even if I was telling the truth.
Ayaw dumikít sa goma ng pandikít
The glue would not adhere to the rubber.
Ayaw ng nanay ni
Claire na panoorín siyá ng
TV habang gumagawâ siyá ng
Claire's mom does not want her to watch TV while doing her homework.
Mary na mabanggít na
break na silá ni
Mary does not want it known that she and Peter already broke up.
Ayaw ng mga magulang ko na pagdaanan ko ang mga pinagdaanan nilá
My parents do not want me to experience the things they went through.
Ipamigáy mo na lang ang ibá mong mga laruán na malulumà lang kasí ayaw mo na sa kanilá
Just give away some of your toys that will just get old because you don't like them anymore.
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Related English Words:dislikedo not like
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