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

Definition for the Tagalog word sabay:

sabáy  Play audio #2859Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  at the same time; simultaneous; concurrent; joining

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Sabay Example Sentence in Tagalog:
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Kakayanin mo bang mag-aral at magtrabaho nang sabáy?
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Would you be able to manage studying and working at the same time?

User-submitted Example Sentences (5):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Sabay silang nag-umpisa.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917678 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They started at the same time.

Sabay sabay kaming tumayo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763329 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We all stood up at once.

Sabay sabay kaming tumayo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763329 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We all stood up at once.

Sabay natutulog ang aso at ang pusa sa isang buslo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2806342 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The dog and the cat are sleeping together in a basket.

Hindi ko kayang magputol ng kuko at magplantsa nang sabay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2767158 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I can't cut my nails and do the ironing at the same time!

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How to pronounce sabay:

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joiningconcurrentsimultaneoussimultaneouslyat the same time
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