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

Definition for the Tagalog word manindigan:

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[verb]  to strongly argue for; to strongly maintain (an argument); to stand one's ground

Verb conjugations of manindigan:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: tindigConjugation Type: Mang-
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Manindigán tayo para sa ating mga karapatán
Let's stand for our rights.
Dapat kang manindigán para sa katotohanan
You should stand for truth.
Bakit ayaw niyáng manindigán
Why doesn't he want to take a stand?
Nanindigán si Loisa na hindî siyá nagsísinungalíng
Loisa strongly maintained that she was not lying.
Nanindigán silá na inosente silá
They strongly maintained their innocence.
Sino ang nanindigán laban kay Mr. Tan? 
Who took a stand against Mr. Tan?
Naninindigán kamí sa posisyón ng mga magsasaká
We stand by the farmers' position.
Naninindigán ang akusado na walâ siyáng ginawáng masamâ
The accused strongly maintained that he didn't do wrong.
Naninindigán ang maprinsipyong tao
A principled person stands her ground.
Maninindigán tayo para makamít ang katarungan
We will take a stand to achieve justice.
Kung hindî ngayón, kailán ka maninindigán
If not now, when will you take a stand?
Maninindigán silá para isulong ang kaniláng interés
They will take a stand to promote their interest.

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argueargue forstrongly argue forstrongly argue for somethingargue for somethingstrongly maintainmaintain an argumentmaintain somethingstand one's groundassertassert something
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