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

Definition for the Tagalog word dakpin:

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[verb]  to capture; to arrest; to apprehend

Verb conjugations of dakpin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: dakipConjugation Type: -In Verb
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
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Verb family:  dumakíp ,  
,  madakíp
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Example Sentences Available Icon Dakpin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Anó ang nangyari nang dakpín si Mona?
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What happened when Mona was arrested?
Daratíng ang mga masamáng tao para dakpín siyá
Bad people will come to take him away.
Ginipít nilá ang hukuman na dakpín kamí
They pressured the court to arrest us.
Halos himatayín siyá noóng dakpín siyá
She almost fainted when she was apprehened.
Dinakíp siyá at dinalá sa punong tanggapan ng pulisya
She was arrested and brought to the police headquarter.
Dinakíp si Vigo at nilitis sa haráp ng madlâ
He was captured and tried before the public.
Bakit dinakíp siná Aldrin at Larry? 
Why were Aldrin and Larry apprehended?
Nakita kong dinádakíp siyá ng mga pulís
I saw him being arrested by policemen.
Tinútulungan niyá ang dinádakíp na mga aktibista
He helps the activitists who are being arrested.
Dinádakíp ka sa krimén na pagpatáy
You are arrested for the crime of murder.
Dádakpín ang mga suspek at hindî maaaring piyánsahán
The suspects will be arrested and held without bail.
Dádakpín nilá ang mga babae at gágawíng alipin
They will capture the women and enslave them.
Dádakpín at pápatayín siyá kalaunan
She will be arrested and killed later.
Alternate spelling(s):
dakipin, dadakipin
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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