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bawasan

Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word bawasan in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word bawasan:


bawasan  Play audio #18326Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to reduce something; to lessen something; to decrease something; to detract something; to allay something


Verb conjugations of bawasan:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: bawasConjugation Type: -An
Infinitive:
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
Infinitive:
bawasan  Play audio #18326
Past:
binawasan  Play audio #18327
Present:
binábawasan  Play audio #18328
Future:
bábawasan  Play audio #18329
Verb family:  bumawas ,  magbawás ,  
bawasan
,  makabawas ,  mabawasan
String frequency indicator:

This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Bawasan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Bawasan pô ninyó.
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Please reduce it. (Ex: the price) (polite)
Bawasan mo ang pagkain ng matatamís.
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Eat less sweets.
Bawasan mo ang paggamit ng cell phone.
Play audio #28092 Play audio #28093
 
Reduce your use of the cell phone.
Bábawasan kitá ng trabaho.
Play audio #28094 Play audio #28096
 
I will give you less work to do.
Kung bawasan ang sampû ng limá, ilán ang maiiwan
If we take five away from ten, how many will be left?
Binawasan ng tatay ni Nora ang allowance niyá
Nora's dad reduced her allowance.
Kung bábawasan ang waló ng tatló, ilán ang mátitirá
If eight will be reduced by three, how many will be left?

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How to pronounce bawasan:

BAWASAN AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #18326
Markup Code:
[rec:18326]
Related Filipino Words:
bawasibawasmagbawásmabawasanbawasinbumawasmakabawaspagbawas
Related English Words:
detractdetractsdetracteddetractingdecreasedecreasesdecreaseddecreasingreducereducesreducedreducinglessenlessenslessenedlesseningminusallayallaysallayedallaying
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