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

Definition for the Tagalog word hilingin:

hilingín  Play audio #18546Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to ask earnestly for something; to make an appeal for something

Verb conjugations of hilingin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: hilingConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
hilingín  Play audio #18546
hinilíng  Play audio #18547
hiníhilíng  Play audio #18548
híhilingín  Play audio #18549
Verb family:  humilíng ,  
,  hilingán
String frequency indicator:

This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Hilingin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (22)
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Anó ang hinilíng mo?
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What did you wish for?
Hinilíng ni Pepper ang tulong ni Thynie. 
Pepper asked for Thynie's help.
Hinilíng ni Zaida na ihain ni Gerry ang hapunan
Zaida asked Gerry to serve the dinner.
Hinilíng niyá sa gu niyá na ipasá siyá sa klase
He pleaded to his teacher to give him a passing grade.
Hiníhilíng ko kay Patrice na patawarin na niyá akó
I'm asking Patrice for her to forgive me.
Hindî namin maibíbigáy ang hiníhilíng ninyó.
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We can't give what you're asking for.
Hilingín mo sa mga tagapakiníg na tumahimik
Ask the audience to keep quiet.
Hinilíng ng gu sa mga estudyante na pumasok nang maaga
The teacher asked the students to come early.
Imposible ang hiníhilíng niyá
What he's asking for is impossible!
Anó ang hiníhilíng nilá sa kaniláng pinuno
What do they require of their leader?
Híhilingín natin ang mga pagbabago sa kompanyá
We'll ask for changes in the company.
Híhilingín ko ang mabilís niyáng paggalíng
I'll wish for her speedy recovery.
Hinilíng ng Diyós kay Abraham na ihain ang kaniyáng anák
God asked Abraham to sacrifice his son.
Hilingín mo sa mga bituín na palarin ka sa buhay
Ask the stars to bless you in life.
Híhilingín ko ang pagbabá niyá sa puwesto
I'll ask for his resignation. / I'll ask him to step down from his position.

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How to pronounce hilingin:

Play audio #18546
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Related English Words:
askasksaskedaskingappealappealsappealedappealingmake an appealmade an appeal
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