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

Definition for the Tagalog word pilitin:

pilitin  Play audio #8438Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to force something/someone; to coerce someone

Verb conjugations of pilitin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: pilitConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
pilitin  Play audio #8438
pinilit  Play audio #19542
pinipilit  Play audio #19543
pipilitin  Play audio #19544
Verb family:  pumilit ,  magpumilit ,  ipilit ,  
,  mapilitan
String frequency indicator:

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Pilitin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
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Huwág mong pilitin at bakâ masi.
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Don't force it as it might break.
Pipilitin ko siyáng makaratíng nang maaga
I will force herto arrive early.
Dádaló si Salve dahil pinilit siyá ni Janis. 
Salve will attend because she was forced by Janis.
Pinilit akó ni Lyla na ibunyág sa kaniyá ang aking lihim
I was forced by Lyla to reveal to her my secret.
Pilitin mong sumama sa atin si Peter. 
Insist on Peter to come with us.
Pinilit ko si Peter pero ayaw niyá talagáng sumama sa atin
I urged Peter but he really didn't want to come with us.
Pipilitin kong tapusin ang homework ko bago akó matulog
I will try my best to finish my homework before I go to bed.
Bakit mo pinipilit na buksán ang pintô ng kuwarto ni Tom? 
Why are you assiduously trying to open the door of Tom's room?

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How to pronounce pilitin:

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