Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word bakit.

Definition for the Tagalog word bakit:

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[question word]  why

Root: bakit
Example Sentences Available Icon Bakit Example Sentences in Tagalog: (73)
Bakit hindî
Why not?
Bakit ka malungkót
Why are you sad?
Bakit ka umalís
Why did you leave?
Bakit pinatáy si Jose Rizal? 
Why was Jose Rizal killed?
Bakit siyá nagagalit
Why is she angry?
Bakit ka nagalit
Why did you get angry?
Bakit ka bumalík agád
Why did you return so soon?
Nagtaká akó kung bakit siyá umalís kaagád
It made me wonder why she left immediately.
Bakit ka natátawá
Why are you grinning?
Bakit hindî mo silá itéxt? 
Why don't you text them?
Bakit nilá tinayuán ng mataás na gusa ang Santiago? 
Why did they build a tall building in Santiago?
Bakit ayaw mo siyáng intindihín
Why don't you try to understand / want to mind her?
Alternate spelling(s):
ba't, bat, bkt, baket, bkit, bakeet
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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