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

Definition for the Tagalog word makatakas:

makatakas  Play audio #6444Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be able to escape; to get away with something

Verb conjugations of makatakas:

Root: takasConjugation Type: Maka-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makatakas  Play audio #6444
nakatakas  Play audio #24239
nakákatakas  Play audio #24240
makákatakas  Play audio #24241
Verb family:  tumakas ,  magtakas ,  takasan ,  
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This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Makatakas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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Nagbakasyón si Kylie para makatakas sa kaniyáng problema
Kylie went on a vacation to escape from her problem.
Gustó ni Carl na makatakas sa kulungan
Carl wanted to escape from prison.
Huwág mo siyáng hayaang makatakas
Don't let him escape.
Nagtangkâ akóng makatakas sa makukulit kong kamag-anak
I attempted to evade my nosy relatives.
Nakatakas kagabí ang isá sa mga preso
One of the prisoners escaped last night.
Nakatakas ba ang ala mong aso nang malingát ka
Did your pet dog escape when you were unaware?
Hindî nakatakas si Timothy sa imbitasyón ni Gen. 
Timothy was not able to evade Gen's invitation.
Nakatakas ang mga hayop sa kaniláng kulungan
The animals escaped from their cages.
Nakákatakas akó sa mga gawain sa bahay
I am able to evade my chores at home.
Nakákatakas si Penelope sa paghihigpít ng mga magulang
Penelope is able to escape the strictness of her parents.
Madalás na nakákatakas si Kimi sa kaniyáng kakulitán
Kimi often gets away with her naughtiness.
Paano akó makákatakas sa matindíng kalungkutang itó
How will I escape from this extreme sadness?
Waláng sínumán ang makákatakas sa ngitngít ng kalikasan
No one will be able to escape from the wrath of nature.
Kailán silá makákatakas sa kahirapan
When will they escape from poverty?
Alternate spelling(s):
nakakatakas, makakatakas
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce makatakas:

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Related English Words:
escapeescapedescapingescapesget away withget away from
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