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

Definition for the Tagalog word mapilitan:

mapilitan  Play audio #9361Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be forced; to have no choice; to be obliged

Verb conjugations of mapilitan:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: pilitConjugation Type: Ma- -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
mapilitan  Play audio #9361
napilitan  Play audio #23426
napípilitan  Play audio #23427
mapípilitan  Play audio #23428
Verb family:
pilitin  |  
ipilit  |  
pumilit  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Mapilitan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Napilitan ka lang ba?
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Did you just feel obliged (to do something)?
Huwág mo akóng inisín at bakâ mapilitan akóng magalit sa iyó
Stop annoying me as I might be forced to get mad at you.
Mapípilitan kang kumantá kapág pinakantá ka nilá
You will feel obliged to sing if they'd ask you to sing.
Napilitan si Mike na pakasalán ang nobya niyá kasí nabuntís niyá
Mike felt obliged to marry his girlfriend because he got her pregnant.
Napípilitan lang akóng sumama sa kanilá kasí nakákahiyâ kung hindî
I have no choice but to join them because it would be embarrassing if I won't.
Mapípilitan si Juliet na bumalík sa Pilipinas kung magkákasakít ang iná niyá
Juliet will be forced to return to the Philippines if her mom would get sick.

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How to pronounce mapilitan:

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forcedobligedforcehave no choicehas no choicehad no choicehaving no choice
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