Definition for the Tagalog word mahuli:
to be able to catch something Object Focus
; to be caught / captured Actor Focus
Verb conjugations of mahuli:
Focuses: Actor / Object Root: huliConjugation Type: Ma-
Mahuli Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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Anne kasí hindî siyá sumunód sa batás trápikó
Anne got apprehended because she did not follow traffic rules.
Paul na nagnanakaw
Paul was caught stealing.
Mag-ingat ka at bakâ ka mahuli
Be careful as you might get caught / apprehended.
Marami kamíng nahuhuling isdâ sa ilog
We are able to catch a lot of fish in the river.
Charles na nandadayà sa
Charles was caught cheating in the exam.
Mahuhuli kayâ nilá ang mágnanakaw
Would they be able to catch the burglar?
Nahuli na ng mga pulís ang tumakas na kriminál
The police already caught the criminal who escaped.
Nanlabán ang mágnanakaw nang mahuli siyá ng mga pulís
The robber struggled with the policemen when they caught him.
Ipinipilit ng nahuling lalaki na hindî siyá ang nagnakaw
The arrested man insists that he was not the one who stole it.
Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
[verb] to be late; to fall behind; to be last
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Related Filipino Words:hulíhuliihulímahulímanghulihumulihulihinnahulísa hulímakahuli
Related English Words:caughtcatchcatchescatchingable to catchable to catch
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