Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word mag-away in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word mag-away:

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[verb]  to quarrel with each other; to fight with each other

Verb conjugations of mag-away:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: awayConjugation Type: Mag-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
mag-away  Play audio #10605
nag-away  Play audio #23840
nag-aaway  Play audio #23841
mag-aaway  Play audio #23842
Verb family:
awayin  |  
makipag-away  |  
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Mag-away" is "to quarrel" and it means fighting between 2 or more individuals or groups, usually on a personal level and often over petty things. This would include physical acts like shouting, insulting each other, hair-pulling, scratching, biting, etc.

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Mag-away Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Nag-away kamí noóng Hulyo.
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We had a fight back in July.
Nag-aaway ang magkásintahan.
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The couple is quarreling.
Ang dalawáng batang nag-aaway ay ayaw magpasawáy sa kaibigan nilá
The two kids fighting would not heed the admonishment/urging of their friend to stop.
Bukód diyán, nag-away din silá
Aside from that, they also fought.
Hindî magtátagál at mag-aaway ang dalawáng batang iyán
It won't take long before those two kids will quarrel.
Huwág kayóng mag-away kasí pwede namáng mapag-usapan iyán nang maayos
Don't quarrel because that is something that may be settled amicably by talking

User-submitted Example Sentences:
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Huwag mag-away sa walang bagay.
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Don't quarrel over trifles.

Nag-aaway ang aking mga magulang.
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My parents are quarreling.

Nag-away sila hanggang sa katapusan.
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They fought until the end.

Walang kuwentang mag-away sa kapalaran.
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It is no use quarreling with fate.

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