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

Definition for the Tagalog word mataas:

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[adjective]  high; tall; superior; elevated

Root: taas
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Mataás" can be used to describe tall objects (like a building) but should not be used to describe people. To describe a tall person, use the adjective "matangkád" instead.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Mataas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Natítiyák niyáng mataás ang makukuha niyáng marká.
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He is sure that he'll get a high mark.
Dapat isugód agád sa klíniká ang isáng batáng mataás ang lagnát
A child with a high fever should be rushed to the clinic.
Nagtamó ka ba ng mataás na marká
Did you receive a high grade?
Mataás ang tingín ko sa taong nakákatanggáp sa mga puná ng ibáng tao
I have high regard for people who accept the opinion of other people.
Bakit nilá tinayuán ng mataás na gusa ang Santiago? 
Why did they build a tall building in Santiago?
Pitóng ba ang nilagnát nang mataás at namatáy
Seven children developed a high fever and died.
Dahil mataás ang harang hindî makákawalâ ang mga baka
Because the railing is high, the cows won't be able to escape.
Alternate spelling(s):
matataas, kataas, tataas
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce mataas:

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Related Filipino Words:
taástaás-noóitaásmataasántumaásitaáspataáspagtaasán ng bosestaasánpínakamataás
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