"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.?
Formal Rank: #1483 Casual Rank: #793 ** A lower rank means the word is used more frequently. For example, rank #1 would be the most frequently used word.
Method: This script ranks all words by frequency using both formal sources (mostly newspaper articles) and informal sources (a combination of over 100 hours of transcribed audio, internet comments, and amateur fiction writing) to roughly determine whether a word is used more frequency in casual or formal contexts.
Mag-away Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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We had a fight back in July.
The couple is quarreling.
Angdalawángbatangnag-aaway ay ayawmagpasawáysakaibigannilá.
The two kids fighting would not heed the admonishment/urging of their friend to stop.
Aside from that, they also fought.
It won't take long before those two kids will quarrel.