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pumatay

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

Definition for the Tagalog word pumatay:


pumatáy  Play audio #8152Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to kill; to extinguish


Verb conjugations of pumatay:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: patayConjugation Type: -Um-
Infinitive:
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
Infinitive:
pumatáy  Play audio #8152
Past:
pumatáy  Play audio #8152
Present:
pumápatáy  Play audio #19558
Future:
pápatáy  Play audio #19559
Verb family:  
pumatáy
,  magpatáy ,  patayín ,  mapatáy ,  ipapatáy
String frequency indicator:

This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Pumatay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Si Mark ang pumápatáy sa ilaw bago matulog ang lahát.
Play audio #30200 Play audio #30201
 
Mark is the one switching off the lights before everyone goes to sleep.
Sa aming lungsód, ipinagbabawal ang pumatáy ng mga hayop na pagála-ga
In our city, it is outlawed to terminate stray animals.
Hindî makatarungan ang pumatáy ng hayop na waláng laban
It is not just to kill an animal which is helpless.
Nangingimî akóng pumatáy ng kahit ipis o dagâ
I am hesitant to kill even roaches or rodents.
Pumápatáy ng tao ang mga bisyo
Vices kill people.
Kawalán ng pag-asa ang pumápatáy sa kumpiyansa ko sa sarili
Hopelessness is killing my self-confidence.
Sino ang pápatáy sa bentiladór
Who will turn off the electric fan?
Ang paninigarilyo mo ang pápatáy sa iyó
Your smoking will kill you.
Ang lihim na iyán ang pápatáy sa inyóng relasyón
That secret will end your relationship.
Sino ang pumatáy kay JFK? 
Who killed JFK?
Ang alcohol ay pumápatáy ng bacteria sa balát
Alcohol kills bacteria on the skin.
"Huwág kang pápatáy." 
"Thou shall not kill."

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How to pronounce pumatay:

PUMATAY AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #8152
Markup Code:
[rec:8152]
Related Filipino Words:
patáypatayínpagpatáyMamatáy ka na!patayanpatáy-patayanmapatáymagpatáymagkámatayanpamatáy
Related English Words:
killkillskilledkillingextinguishextinguishedextinguishingextinguishes
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