Definition for the Tagalog word gusto:
gust ó [verb] to like; to want; to want to; to prefer *Note: pseudo-verb Root: gusto
Deciding when to use "Gusto" or "Mahilig" can sometimes cause confusion for new students. "Gusto" expresses wanting something, or liking something, or approval, or a favorable opinion of something; while "mahilig" expresses fondness for something and often a desire to "do something" to the object of approval.
Gusto Example Sentences in Tagalog: (102)
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I would like to buy this / one of these.
An ó ang gust ó mong lin awin kay
What do you want to clarify with Kathy?
K úkumpirmah ín ko lang
may gust ó ka ba sa akin
I would just like to confirm, do you like me?
gust ó kong mabigy án ng p era
Yes, I want to to be given money!
Gust ó ko lang sigur uhin na ma ayos ang lag áy mo
I just want to make sure that you're okay.
Gust ó kong manir ahan sa is áng tah anang pun ô ng pagmamah ál
I want to live in a home filled with love.
Gust ó niy áng marat íng ang tukt ók ng
He wants to be able to reach the top of Mt. Fuji.
May gust ó ka bang itan óng
Is there a question you'd like to ask?
Gust ó ng ibon na makawal â sa kaniy áng kul ungan
The bird wants to fly out of its cage.
An ó ang gust ó mong mangy ari
What would you like to happen?
Hind î ko gust ó ang b agong p átakar áng itinakd â nil á
I don't like the new policy they've set up.
Kung gust ó mong makam ít ang iy óng pang arap
paghir apan mo it ó
If you want to achieve your dreams, you have to work hard for it.
Gust ó mo bang magkaro ón ng b agong k otse
Would you like to own a new car?
Gust ó kong makipagk ita sa iy ó
I would like to meet up with you.
Ayaw kong makiis á sa kamp anyang hind î ko gust ó
I don't want to be involved in a campaign I don't like.
gustu Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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Related Filipino Words:
magustuh án gustuh ín gust óng-gust ó kagust uhan magkagust ó pinkagust ó pinakagust ó
Related English Words:
like liking likes liked preference want wants wanted wanting desire desires desired desiring prefer prefers preferred preferring
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