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

Definition for the Tagalog word pangunahan:

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[verb]  to forewarn someone about; to warn someone beforehand; to advise someone beforehand; to preempt something
*Note: focus on the person being warned/advised

Verb conjugations of pangunahan:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: una
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
pangunahan  Play audio #25540
pinangunahan  Play audio #25541
pinangúngunahan  Play audio #25542
pangúngunahan  Play audio #25543
Verb family:
mauná  |  
manguna  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Pangunahan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Pinangunahan ni Jane si Amy tungkól sa kung anóng sasabihin ni Mike.
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Jane forewarned Amy about whatever Mike would tell her.
Pangunahan mo si Cecilia tungkól kay Romeo.
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Warn Cecila about Romeo.
Ayokong pangunahan ang desisyón niyá.
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I don't want to preempt her decision.
Pinangunahan ko siyá para hindî siyá masyadong magalit.
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I forewarned him so he won't get so angry.
Alternate spelling(s):
pinapangunahan, papangunahan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce pangunahan:

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Related English Words:
preemptpreemptedpreemptingpreemptsleadleadsledleadingspearheadspearheadedspearheadingadviseadvisesadvisedadvisingforewarnforewarnedforwarnsforewarnedwarnwarn beforehand
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