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

Definition for the Tagalog word sila:

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[pronoun]  they; them

Root: sila
Example Sentences Available Icon Sila Example Sentences in Tagalog: (42)
Sino silá
Who is it?
Magbabayad silá sa ginawâ nilá sa amin
They will pay for what they did to us.
May mga anák silá
They have children.
Pinasok silá ng mágnanakaw
A burglar entered their home.
Manghihingî silá ng tulong sa iyó
They are going to ask you for some assistance.
Bakit hindî mo silá itéxt? 
Why don't you text them?
Marami siláng pagkain na nátirá
They have so many leftovers.
Hindî silá magkasundô sa presyo
They could not agree on the price.
Naparusahan ang mga estudyante dahil nagtulungán silá sa pandara
The students were punished because they helped each other to cheat.
Nagdádasál silá bago kumain
They pray before meals.
Nagsayáng na namán silá ng lakás
They wasted their strength again.
Sigurado akóng magtátawanan silá kapág nakita ka nilá
I'm sure they will laugh when they see you.
Nagpípigíl lang siná Mark at Jessie, pero galít na talagá silá
Mark and Jessie are just controlling themselves, but they are really angry.
Matátauhan silá kapág sinabi mo sa kanilá ang katotohanan
They will come to their senses when you tell them the truth.
Kilalá ko na kung sino silá
I already know who they are.
Kumagát ba silá sa alók mo
Did they bite your offer?
Naubusan silá ng hipon sa palengke
They ran out of shrimps at the market.
Nag-uusap pa silá doón
They are still talking over there.
Humihintô lang silá ng inuman kapág ubós na ang beer. 
They only stop drinking when they run out of beer.
La siláng naghahandâ ng isdâ
They are always serving/preparing fish.
Napápatigil silá sa pagkantá sa tuwíng pumípiyók si Carlos. 
They stop singing every time Carlos is out of tune.
Walâ siláng maasahan kay Paul. 
Paul is useless to them.
Hindî silá kasál. Nagsasama lang silá
They are not married. They just live together.
Apat na taón siláng nagsama
They lived together for four years.
Sa mall silá namímigáy ng brochures. 
They are handing out brochures at the mall.
Diligín mo ang mga taním áraw-araw para silá tumu
Water the plants daily so that they'll grow.
Hindî ko silá masisisi kung nagtatampó silá sa akin
I can't blame them if they're giving me the silent treatment.
Huwág mo siláng pagalitan
Don't scold them.
Háharapín natin silá, huwág kang mag-alalá
We will face them, don't worry.
Nabubuhay silá sa US$200 sa isáng buwán
They are able to survive on US$200 per month.
Dinádalhán ko silá ng tsokolate kapág nanggagaling akó sa Switzerland. 
I bring them chocolates whenever I come from Switzerland.
Mahihiyâ silá sa iyó
They'll treat you with deference.
Natakot silá nang umangát ang silyang mag-isá
They got scared when the chair levitated by itself.
Lálabanan nilá ang kaaway kung silá ay lulusubin
They will fight back if the enemy would attack them.
Kailangang binábantayán silá para magtrabaho silá nang maayos
They need to be supervised so that they will do their work properly.
May nakalabás na balitang ikinasál silá nang lihim
News leaked out that they had a secret wedding.
Pinakain muna nilá ang mga bisita bago silá kumain
They made their guests eat first before they ate.
Ayaw ni Mary na mabanggít na break na silá ni Peter. 
Mary does not want it known that she and Peter already broke up.
Ibúbulóng ko na lang sa iyó para walâng siláng mariníg
I will just whisper it in your ear so that they won't hear it.
Hindî mo silá kailangang agawan kasí meron ka namán ng para sa iyó
You don't have to grab what's theirs because you have your due share anyway.
Huwág mo siláng gawín nang sabáy-sabáy para hindî ka malitó
Don't do them all at the same time so you won't get confused.
Gustó ng batang tumátabí sa tatay niyá kapág nanónoód silá ng TV. 
The child likes to sit beside his dad when they're watching TV.
Alternate spelling(s):
cla, sla
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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