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

Definition for the Tagalog word lumaban:

lumaban  Play audio #26028Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to fight against; to oppose; to fight back

Verb conjugations of lumaban:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: labanConjugation Type: -Um-
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Contemplated (Future):
lumaban  Play audio #26028
lumaban  Play audio #26028
lumalaban  Play audio #26029
lalaban  Play audio #26030
Verb family:  
,  maglabanán ,  maglaban ,  ilaban ,  labanan ,  makalaban ,  ipaglaban ,  paglabanan ,  makipaglaban
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Lumaban Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Bakit ka hindî lumaban?
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Why didn't you fight back?
Sinakál niyá akó kayâ lumaban akó.
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He choked me so I fought back.
Hindî akó lalaban kahit na hamunin niyá akó
I won't fight him even when I'm provoked.
Lumaban ang lolo ko sa gera
My grandfather fought in the war.
Lalaban ka ba
Are you defying me?
Bihi sa mga Pilipino ang lumalaban sa magulang
It's rare among Filipinos to fight with their parents.
Kung hindî tayo lalaban, sino ang lalaban para sa atin
If we are not going to fight back, who will fight for us?

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How to pronounce lumaban:

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Related English Words:
fightfightsfoughtfightingfight againstfought againstantagonizeantagonizesantagonizedantagonizingopposeopposesopposedopposing
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