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

Definition for the Tagalog word mahirapan:

mahirapan  Play audio #9728Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to experience difficulty/hardship; to have a hard time; to suffer difficulties; to have difficulty; to find something difficult; to be difficult for someone; to have difficulty

Verb conjugations of mahirapan:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: hirapConjugation Type: Ma- -An
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
mahirapan  Play audio #9728
nahirapan  Play audio #23206
nahíhirapan  Play audio #23207
mahíhirapan  Play audio #23208
Verb family:  maghirap ,  hirapin ,  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Mahirapan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
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Nahíhirapan ka bang humingá?
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Are you having trouble breathing?
Nahíhirapan si John sa trabaho niyá
John finds his job difficult.
Nahirapan ba kayóng kumuha ng taxi? 
Did you have difficulty hailing / getting a taxi?
Nahirapan akóng buuín ang jigsaw puzzle. 
I had a hard time completing the jigsaw puzzle.
Nahirapan kamí nang una naming ginanáp ang kumperénsiyá
We had a hard time when we first held the conference.
Nahíhirapan siyáng umintindí ng Inglés
She's having difficulty understanding English.
Siyá ang nagpatakbó ng páaralán at nahirapan siyá rito
She was the one who ran the school and it was hard for her.
Nahirapan ka ba sa exam? 
Did you find the exam difficult?
Hindî ka ba nahíhirapan sa ginagawâ mo?
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Aren't you having difficulty / inconveniencing yourself with what you're doing?
Nahihirapang humingá si Vincent kasí ina-asthma siyá
Vincent is having difficulty breathing because he's having an asthma attack.
Mukháng mahíhirapan kang makisama sa biyenan mong babae
It looks like you'll have some difficulty getting along with your mother-in-law.
Nahihirapang umabót ang ba ng tinapay na nasa gitnâ ng mesa
The child is having difficulty reaching for some bread at the middle of the table.
Hindî kayâ mahirapan ang ating sasakyán sa pag-akyát ng bundók
Wouldn't our vehicle have a hard time climbing up the mountain?
Nahirapan akóng maghanáp nitóng ipinabibilí mo
I had a tough time looking for this thing that your asked me to buy for you.
Magpatulong ka para hindî ka mahirapan sa ginagawâ mo
Ask for assistance so you won't have difficulty with what you're doing.

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How to pronounce mahirapan:

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Related Filipino Words:
hirapsa hiráp at ginhawamahirapkahirapanpaghirapanpaghihirapmaghiraphirapinpahiraphirapan
Related English Words:
hard timehave a hard timedifficultdifficultyexperience difficultyhave difficultyhad difficultyhas difficultyhaving difficultyfind difficultfind difficultfound difficultfind to be difficult
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