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

Definition for the Tagalog word makalaya:

makala  Play audio #10753Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to escape; to be able to get out or escape; to break free; to be freed

Verb conjugations of makalaya:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: layaConjugation Type: Maka-
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makala  Play audio #10753
nakala  Play audio #24626
nakákala  Play audio #24627
makákala  Play audio #24628
Verb family:  luma ,  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Makalaya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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Nakala silá sa poót na umalipin sa kanilá nang mahabáng panahón
They were freed from the hatred that had held them down for so long.
Maaaring makala ang mga bilanggô
The prisoners could be free.
Gumawâ ka ng paraán para makala sa hindî magandáng sitwasyón
Find a way to get out of a difficult situation.
Gágawín niyá ang lahát para makala sa pag-uusig ng kaniyáng budhî
She would do anything to be freed of her guilt.
Nakala na akó sa panliligalig niyá
I was he able to break free from his harassment.
Hinangád ni Claire na makala mulâ sa patnubay ng kaniyáng mga magulang
Claire wanted independence from her parents' guidance.
Makákala rin akó sa mapaminsalang epekto nitó sa hulí
I can be free of its destructive effect eventually.
Nakipagkita sa akin si Jonas nang makala siyá
Jonas met with me when he was released.
Nakatulong sa akin ang kaalamán mo sa kalusugan para makala sa aking bisyo
Your knowledge in health helped me to break free from a bad habit.
Nakala siyá ngunit hindî niyá mapatawad ang mga dumakíp sa kaniyá
She was freed but she couldn't forgive her kidnappers.
Paano tayo makákala sa alkohól
How can we break free from alcohol?
Gustó niyáng makala sa kontról ng kaniyáng ate
She longs for a life out from under her big sister's authority.
Makákala na akó kapág nabayaran ko na ang utang ko
I could go free when I had worked off my debt.
Hindî silá makákala roón
They're never getting out of there!

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How to pronounce makalaya:

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Related Filipino Words:
lalayâkalayaanpalayainpaglamalalumapagpapalaAraw ng Kalayaankalayaan sa pagsasalitâ
Related English Words:
escapeescapesescapedescapingable to escapebreak freebroke freebreaking freebreaks freebe freedfreed
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