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

Definition for the Tagalog word maabutan:

maabutan  Play audio #8122Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to happen to encounter something; to catch up with / to something or someone

Verb conjugations of maabutan:

Root: abotConjugation Type: Ma- -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
maabutan  Play audio #8122
naabutan  Play audio #23405
naáabutan  Play audio #23406
maáabutan  Play audio #23407
Verb family:
umabot  |  
abutin  |  
This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Maabutan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Naabutan mo ba ang umpisá ng concert?
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Were you able to watch the concert from the beginning?
Naabutan mo ba si Charles sa canteen kanina
Was Charles still at the canteen when you went there earlier?
Ang bilís mong lumakad, hindî kitá maabutan
You walk too fast, I can't catch up with you.
Maáabutan ko pa kayâ ang edád na isáng daán
Would I still reach the age of one hundred?
Bilisán natin at bakâ maabutan pa natin ang bus
Let's move faster as we might still be able to catch the bus.
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How to pronounce maabutan:

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Related English Words:
encounterencountersencounteredencounteringovertakenovertakeovertookcatch up
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