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

Definition for the Tagalog word igiit:

igiít  Play audio #6818Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to insist on something; to assert something

Verb conjugations of igiit:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: giitConjugation Type: I-
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igiít  Play audio #6818
iginiít  Play audio #24250
iginígiít  Play audio #24251
igígiít  Play audio #24252
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Example Sentences Available Icon Igiit Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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Igiít mo ang mga karapatán mo.
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Assert your rights.
Igiít mong ikáw ang amá niyá.
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Insist that you are his father.
Hindî ko hangarín na igiít ang mga paniniwa ko.
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I don't seek to impose my beliefs.
Nainís akó nang igiít ng nanay ko na magtrabaho akó.
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I was annoyed when my mother insisted that I get a job.
Iginiít niyá na ta siyá.
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He insisted that he was right.
Iginiít ng abogado ang téknikalidád ng batás.
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The lawyer stood on the technicalities of the law.
Hindî iginiít ni Shirley ang karapatán niyá sa pagtátrabaho.
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Shirley was not exercising her employment rights.
Iginiít ni Joko na nagsísinungalíng si Cindy.
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Joko insisted that Cindy was lying.
Iginiít ni Chris na hindî niyá magágawáng magnakaw.
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Chris insisted he would never steal.
Iginígiít niyáng masungit ang kaniyáng lola.
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She insists that her grandmother was ill tempered.
Iginígiít ng mga doktór na operahán na siyá ngayón.
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The doctors insist that she undergo the operation now.
Igígiít kong mas mahusay ka kaysa sa kaniyá.
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I will insist that you are superior to him.
Igiít mo na mag-aral si Adora ng leksiyón sa páaralán
Insist on Adora to study her lessons in school.
Iginígiít ng amá ni Dan na tapusin niyá ang pag-aaral
Dan's father insists that he finish school.

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Iginigiit ni Tom na siya ay inosente.
Tatoeba Sentence #7894393 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom insists he's innocent.

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Alternate spelling(s):
giniit, ginigiit
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