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

Definition for the Tagalog word mabait:

mabaít  Play audio #150Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  nice; kind (character); good (character); well behaved; generous; friendly; benevolent

Root: bait
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Mabait means "good" but can only be used in this way in reference to someone's character.

String frequency indicator:

This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Mabait Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
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Isasama kitá kung mabaít ka.
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If you behave yourself I'll take you along.
Maaapu ng mabaít na iná ang mapusók na anák
A kind mother will be able to stop an impulsive child.
Hindî ba mabaít ang titser
Isn't the teacher nice?
Mabaít siyá
He is nice. / She is nice.
Mabaít ang titser
The teacher is kind.
Mabaít na ba si Emma. 
Emma is a nice child.
Hindî siyá mabaít na kaibigan
He is not a good friend.
Sigurado akóng pagbíbigyán ka ni Vincent kasí mabaít siyáng tao
I'm sure Vincent will oblige you becuse he's a kind person.
Alternate spelling(s):
mababait, kabait
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce mabait:

Play audio #150
Markup Code:
[rec:150]Play audio #638
Markup Code:
[rec: 638]
Related Filipino Words:
baítkabaitannapakabaítbumaítpinakamabaítmasiraan ng baítmagbaít
Related English Words:
goodnicekindfriendlybenevolentgeneouswell behaved
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