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

Definition for the Tagalog word pero:

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[conjunction]  but

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Pero Example Sentences in Tagalog: (42)
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Puwedeng lakarin pero may kalayuan.
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It's walkable but it's quite a distance.
Binábaríl siyá pero hindî siyá tamaan.
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They were shooting at him, but they couldn't hit him.
Gustóng sumali ni Sally pero nahihiyâ siyá.
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Sally wants to join but she's shy to ask.
Natalo akó ngayón pero bukas baba akó.
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I lost today but I'll bounce back tomorrow.
Siyá ang kumayod, pero ibá ang nakinabang.
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He was the one who worked hard, but others benefited.
Tútugtóg akó ng piano pero kákantá ka.
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I will play the piano but you have to sing.
Noóng una nagkakasagutan lang siná Jack at Jill pero tuluyang nagíng tunay na magkaaway na silá.
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Initially Jack and Jill were just habitually arguing but eventually/consequently/in the end they really became enemies.
Nagtéxt si Cyrus, pero hindî ka sumagót. 
Cyrus texted, but you did not reply.
Natátandaán kitá pero hindî ko maalala ang pangalan mo
I remember you, but I can't remember your name.
Sásaksakín ni Larry si Berto, pero napigilan ko siyá
Larry would have stabbed Berto, but I stopped him.
Naituring siyáng mambabatas, pero waláng alám sa batás
He was considered a legislator, but knew nothing about the law.
Kaya kong akyatín ang bundók, pero hindî ko kaya sa loób ng isáng araw
I can climb the mountain, but I can't do it within a day.
Ayaw kong aminin itó, pero nabigô akó
I don't want to admit this, but I failed.
Gustóng magtapát ni Nicko pero nagpigíl siyá
Nicko wanted to confess but he controlled himself.
Gutóm akó, pero walâ akóng pera
I'm hungry, but I don't have money.

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