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

Definition for the Tagalog word makabili:

makabilí  Play audio #11271Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be able to buy

Verb conjugations of makabili:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: biliConjugation Type: Maka-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makabilí  Play audio #11271
nakabilí  Play audio #23197
nakákabilí  Play audio #23198
makákabilí  Play audio #23199
Verb family:
bumilí  |  
bilhín  |  
mabilí  |  
mamilí  |  
bilhán  |  
magpabilí  |  
mabilhán  |  
ibilí  |  
This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Makabili Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Saán akó makákabilí ng tiket?
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Where can I buy a ticket?
Nagtítipíd kamí para makabilí kamí ng bahay.
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We are spending frugally so that we can buy a house.
Hindî makabilí si Tom ng bisikleta kasí kulang ang pera niyá.
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Tom couldn't buy a bicycle because he does not have enough money.
Saán nakákabilí dito ng cell phone?
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Where can I buy a cell phone around here?
Kailangang pumila si Bob para makabilí ng ticket.
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Bob had to stand in line to be able to buy a ticket.
Kákailanganin mo ang malakíng halagá para makabilí ng bahay ngayón.
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You will need a large amount of money to be able to buy a house nowadays.
Pangarap ni Jim na makabilí ng Ferrari sa isáng taón.
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Jim dreams of being able to buy a Ferrari next year.
Sa wakás nakabilí na rin ng bisikleta si Tom.
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Finally Tom was already able to buy a bicycle.
Nakabilí ka ba ng ipinabibilí ko sa iyó?
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Were you able to buy what I asked you to buy for me?
Matagál na tayong hindî nakákabilí ng ice cream.
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We have not been able to buy ice cream for a while now.
Bukas siguro akó makákabilí ng ipinabibilí mo.
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I might be able to buy tomorrow what you asked me to buy for you.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Nagiipon siya para makabili ng bahay.
Tatoeba Sentence #4491694 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He is saving up to buy a house.

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How to pronounce makabili:

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Related English Words:
buybuysboughtbuyingable to buy
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