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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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
igiít  Play audio #6818
iginiít  Play audio #24250
iginígiít  Play audio #24251
igígiít  Play audio #24252
Verb family:  maggiít ,  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Igiit Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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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.
Igiít mo ang mga karapatán mo
Assert your rights.
Igiít mong ikáw ang amá niyá
Insist that you are his father.
Igiít mo na mag-aral si Adora ng leksiyón sa páaralán
Insist on Adora to study her lessons in school.
Hindî ko hangarín na igiít ang mga paniniwa ko
I don't seek to impose my beliefs.
Iginiít ng abogado ang téknikalidád ng batás
The lawyer stood on the technicalities of the law.
Hindî iginiít ni Shirley ang karapatán niyá sa pagtátrabaho
Shirley was not exercising her employment rights.
Iginiít ni Joko na nagsísinungalíng si Cindy. 
Joko insisted that Cindy was lying.
Iginiít ni Chris na hindî niyá magágawáng magnakaw
Peter insisted he would never steal.
Iginígiít ng amá ni Dan na tapusin niyá ang pag-aaral
Dan's father insists that he finish school.
Iginígiít niyáng masungit ang kaniyáng lola
She insists that her grandmother was ill tempered.
Iginígiít ng mga doktór na operahán na siyá ngayón
The doctors insist that she undergo the operation now.
Igígiít kong mas mahusay ka kaysa sa kaniyá
I will insist that you are superior to him.
Alternate spelling(s):
giniit, ginigiit
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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