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

Definition for the Tagalog word kailangan:

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[noun / pseudo-verb]  need; requirement; demand
[adjective]  obligatory; requisite; essential

Root: kailangan
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If you need this verb to have tense/aspect, use the verb "kailanganin."

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Example Sentences Available Icon Kailangan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (77)
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Kailangang matapos natin itó.
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We need to finish this / round this off.
Kailangang tiisín mo ang sakít.
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You have to endure the pain.
Kailangan ko bang gastahín ang lahát ng napanalunan ko
Do I need to spend all of my winnings?
Kailangan mong magtamó ng medalya bilang tandâ ng iyóng pagsusumikap
You need to receive a medal as a sign of your hard work.
Kailangan mong gapiín ang mga hindî kanáis-nais na kaisipán
You need to beat all undesirable thoughts.
Kailangan kong lagdaán ang kontrata.
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I need to sign the contract.
Hindî mo kailangang magbayad.
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You don't need to pay.
Manlálabán akó kung kailangan
I will fight if need be!
Hindî na kailangang ilarawan ang isáng bagay na tukoy na
There is no need to describe something that is obvious.
Anó ang kailangan ko para maharáp itó
What do I need to deal with it?
Kailangan kitá para maharáp ko ang mga problemang itó
I need you in order for me to cope with these problems.
Kailangang mabatíd ng magulang ang kalagayan ng anák nilá sa páaralán.
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The parents need to know the situation of their child in school.
Hindî ko na ginágastá ang ipon ko sa mga bagay na hindî ko kailangan
I am no longer spending my savings on items I do not need.
Hindî pa niyá kailangang gastahín ang minana niyá mulâ sa mga magulang
He doesn't need to spend yet what he inherited from his parents.
Kailangan masunód natin ang utos ng amo natin.
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We have to follow the order of our boss.
Alternate spelling(s):
kelangan, kaylangan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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