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

Definition for the Tagalog word gusto:

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[verb]  to like; to want; to want to; to prefer
*Note: pseudo-verb

Root: gusto
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
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.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Gusto Example Sentences in Tagalog: (102)
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Gustó kong bumilí nitó.
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I would like to buy this / one of these.
Anó ang gustó mong linawin kay Kathy?
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What do you want to clarify with Kathy?
Kúkumpirmahín ko lang, may gustó ka ba sa akin?
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I would just like to confirm, do you like me?
Oo, gustó kong mabigyán ng pera
Yes, I want to to be given money!
Gustó ko lang siguruhin na maayos ang lagáy mo
I just want to make sure that you're okay.
Gustó kong manirahan sa isáng tahanang punô ng pagmamahál
I want to live in a home filled with love.
Gustó niyáng maratíng ang tuktók ng Mt. Fuji.
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He wants to be able to reach the top of Mt. Fuji.
May gustó ka bang itanóng?
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Is there a question you'd like to ask?
Gustó ng ibon na makawalâ sa kaniyáng kulungan.
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The bird wants to fly out of its cage.
Anó ang gustó mong mangyari?
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What would you like to happen?
Hindî ko gustó ang bagong pátakaráng itinakdâ nilá
I don't like the new policy they've set up.
Kung gustó mong makamít ang iyóng pangarap, paghirapan mo itó.
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If you want to achieve your dreams, you have to work hard for it.
Gustó mo bang magkaroón ng bagong kotse?
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Would you like to own a new car?
Gustó kong makipagkita sa iyó.
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I would like to meet up with you.
Ayaw kong makiisá sa kampanyang hindî ko gustó
I don't want to be involved in a campaign I don't like.
Alternate spelling(s):
gsto, gustu
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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