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

Definition for the Tagalog word samantalahin:

samantalahín  Play audio #25877Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to take advantage of something/someone; to take an opportunity for something

Verb conjugations of samantalahin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: samantalaConjugation Type: -In Verb
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
samantalahín  Play audio #25877
sinamantalá  Play audio #25878
sinásamantalá  Play audio #25879
Verb family:  magsamantalá ,  
,  pagsamantalahán
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Example Sentences Available Icon Samantalahin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Samantalahín ang pagkakátaóng manalo ng mga premyo
Take advantage of the chance to win prizes.
Kailangan ninyóng samantalahín ang nalálabíng mga oras
You need to take make the most of the remaining hours.
Gustó niyáng samantalahín ang kahinaan mo
He wants to take advantage of your weaknesses.
Sinamantalá ni Jess ang pagkakátaóng matuto
Jess took advantage of the opportunity to learn.
Sinamantalá ng oportunista ang kaguluhan
The opportunist took advantage of the chaos.
Sinamantalá namin ang paborableng sitwasyóng iyón
We took advantage of that favorable situation.
Sinásamantalá mo ba ang pagpapalang itó
Are you making wise use of this blessing?
Sinásamantalá at ináabuso nilá ang kabaitan ko
They exploit and abuse my kindness.
Sinásamantalá ng mga kapitalista ang kahirapan
Capitalists take advantage of poverty.
Makatítipíd kung sásamantalahín ang ganitóng serbisyo
Using this service may mean saving money.
Sásamantalahín kong mag-ehersisyo sa gym. 
I will take the opportunity to work out at the gym.
Sásamantalahín kong makasama ka ngayóng Paskó
I will take the opportunity to be with you this Christmas.
Sásamantalahín ni Alvin ang hidwaan ng magkapatíd
Alvin will take advantage of the feud between the siblings.

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take an opportunitytake advantagetook advantagetaking advantagetakes advantage
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