Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word makain.

Definition for the Tagalog word makain:

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[verb]  to be able to eat something Object Focus Icon Object Focus; to happen to eat something Object Focus Icon Object Focus

Verb conjugations of makain:

Root: kainConjugation Type: Ma-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
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Verb family:  kumain ,  magkaín ,  kainin ,  kainan ,  
,  makakain ,  makikain

Example Sentences Available Icon Makain Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Nasuká akó kahapon dahil sa nakain ko
I threw up yesterday because of what I ate.
Maglabás ka sa refrigerator ng makakain natin
Bring out something we can eat from the refrigerator.
Nakain mo ba yung tinapay na ibinigáy ko sa iyó?
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Were you able to eat the bread that I gave you?
Makakain mo ba lahát iyán
Would you be able to eat all of that?
Kumakayod si Ináy para may makain kamí
Mom is working hard to put bread on our table. / Mom is working hard for us to have something to eat.
Noóng gera walâ halos makain ang mga tao
During the war the people hardly had anything to eat.

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How to pronounce makain:

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Related Filipino Words:
kainkumainkaininhapág-kainánpagkainmagkaínAnóng nakain mo?pakaininmagpakainkainan
Related English Words:
eateateneatingateable to eatable to eathappen to eat
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