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

Definition for the Tagalog word pero:


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[conjunction]  but

Root: pero

Example Sentences Available Icon Pero Example Sentences in Tagalog: (38)
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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.
Puwedeng lakarin pero may kalayuan.
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It's walkable but it's quite a distance.
Binábaríl siyá pero hindî siyá tamaan
They were shooting at him, but they couldn't hit him.
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.
Gustóng sumali ni Sally pero nahihiyâ siyá
Sally wants to join but she's shy to ask.
Ayaw kong aminin itó, pero nabigô akó
I don't want to admit this, but I failed.
Natalo akó ngayón pero bukas baba akó
I lost today but I'll bounce back tomorrow.
Gutóm akó, pero walâ akóng pera
I'm hungry, but I don't have money.
Siyá ang kumayod, pero ibá ang nakinabang
He was the one who worked hard, but others benefited.
Mayaman siyá pero kuripot
She is rich but stingy.
Tútugtóg akó ng piano pero kákantá ka.
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I will play the piano but you have to sing.
Isinasama namin siyá pero ayaw niyá
We were asking him to come along but he didn't want to.
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.
Pasénsiya na pero hindî akó makákaratíng sa party mo
I'm sorry but I won't be able to come to your party.

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How to pronounce pero:

PERO AUDIO CLIP:
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Markup Code:
[rec:2470]
Related English Words:
but
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
perong
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