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

Definition for the Tagalog word nakakahiya:

nakákahiyâ  Play audio #9725Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  embarrassing; disgraceful; shameful; unworthy; scandalous; humiliating

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Nakakahiya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (3)
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Nakákahiyâ ang inasal mo kanina
The way you behaved earlier was embarrassing.
Huwág tayong magkákalát dito kasí nakákahiyâ.
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Let us not strew litter / behave inappropriately here because it would be embarrassing.
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.
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How to pronounce nakakahiya:

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Related Filipino Words:
hiyâhiyang-hiyâmahiyainmahiyâmapahiyâdyahewalanghiyâlangyâkahihiyánPahiyá ka no?
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