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

Definition for the Tagalog word lapitan:

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[verb]  to approach something; to come close to; to get closer to; to crowd someone
*Note: focus on the person/thing being crowded or approached

Verb conjugations of lapitan:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: lapitConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
lapitan  Play audio #7299
nilapitan  Play audio #18877
nilálapitan  Play audio #18878
lálapitan  Play audio #18879
Verb family:
lumapit  |  
makalapit  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Lapitan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Nilapitan ng ba ang natutulog na aso.
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The child went near the sleeping dog.
Nilapitan ni Jack si Peter para humingî ng tulong.
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Jack approached Peter to ask for help.
Huwág mo akóng lapitan.
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Don't come near me.
Siguradong lálapitan tayo ni Dan kapág nakita niyá tayo.
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I'm sure Dan will approach us when he sees us.
Sino ang nilálapitan mo kapág may problema ka sa pera
Whom do you approach for help when you have money problems?
Alternate spelling(s):
linapitan, linalapitan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce lapitan:

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Related English Words:
crowdcrowdscrowdedcrowdingapproachapproachedapproachingcome close tocame close to
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