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

Definition for the Tagalog word pagkain:

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[noun]  food; the act of eating

Root: kain
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Example Sentences Available Icon Pagkain Example Sentences in Tagalog: (47)
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Marami siláng pagkain na nátirá.
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They have so many leftovers.
Nakuntento ba siyá sa pagkain?
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Was he satisfied with the food?
Natuwâ akó nang punuín ko ng pagkain ang plato ko.
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I was happy when I filled my plate with food.
Namigáy kamí ng pagkain sa mga ba.
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We gave out food to the children.
Bawasan mo ang pagkain ng matatamís.
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Eat less sweets.
Bakâ hindî magkasya ang pagkain sa atin.
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Perhaps there may not be quite enough food for us.
Ano-anóng mga pagkain ang ginágamitan ng patís
What dishes need fish sauce?
Nagkakasundô kamí pagdatíng sa pagkain
We're of the same mind when it comes to food.
Naglálaán siyá ng mga masustánsiyáng pagkain para sa lahát
He provides nourishing food for all.
Nagpabili akó ng pagkain
I had my food bought (by someone else).
Pinahihintulutan ang pagbebenta ng pagkain
The sale of food is allowed.
Iinitin ko na ang pagkain
I will heat up the food now.
Paano magpigíl sa pagkain ng tsokolate
How does one control oneself from eating chocolates?
Anóng pagkain ang inihandâ mo para bukas
What food did you prepare for tomorrow?
Makuntento ka kung may tirahan at pagkain ka
If you have shelter and food, that should be enough for you.
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How to pronounce pagkain:

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Related Filipino Words:
kainkumainkaininhapág-kainánmakainAnóng nakain mo?magkaínpakaininkainanmagpakain
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