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

Definition for the Tagalog word mali:

malî  Play audio #4833Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  wrong; incorrect; bad; false; erroneous; mistake

Root: mali
String frequency indicator:

This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

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Natutukoy ko kung anó ang malî sa sagót mo
I can tell what's wrong in your answer.
Bakit malíng magyabáng kung mas mayaman ka kaysa sa ibáng tao
Why is it wrong to brag if you are richer than another person?
Sa palagáy ko ay malî
I think there's a mistake.
Malî ang tao kong minahál
I loved the wrong person.
Itatakdâ nilá sa pulong ang mga pamantayan ng ta at malî
They will set the standards of right and wrong in the meeting.
Bakit mo akó laging hináhanapan ng malî
Why are you always finding faults with me?
Pasénsiya ka na sa mga malíng nasasabi ko minsan.
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Pardon me/I'm sorry for being insensitive when saying things to you at times.
Hindî kayâ niyá naisip na malî ang gágawín niyá?
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Couldn't he have realized that what he would do is wrong?
Sagutín mo ang malíng ibiníbintáng nilá sa iyó
Respond to their false accusations.
Huwág kang súsunód kung sa palagáy mo ay malî ang ipinápagawâ sa iyó
Don't comply if you feel that what you're being asked to do is wrong.

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How to pronounce mali:

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Related Filipino Words:
magkamalîpagkakamalîkamalianmaaaring magkamalîmáli-maipagkamalî
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