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

Definition for the Tagalog word subukan:

subukan  Play audio #9123Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to try something; to test something; to detect something

Verb conjugations of subukan:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: subokConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
subukan  Play audio #9123
sinubukan  Play audio #19661
sinúsubukan  Play audio #19662
súsubukan  Play audio #19663
Verb family:  sumubok ,  subukin ,  
,  masubukan
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This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Subukan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
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Subukan mo itó.
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Try this.
Huwág mo akóng subukan!
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Don't try me!
Subukan mo lang, walâ namáng mawawalâ sa iyó.
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Just try, you have nothing to lose anyway.
Súsubukan ko lang.
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I'll just try it / see how it goes.
Sinubukan mo bang tanungín si George?
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Have you tried asking George?
Lumipat silá sa probínsiyá para subukang magsaka.
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They moved to the province to try their hand at farming.
Subukan mong ilarawan ang nakita mong imahe
Try to describe the image that you saw.
Naáalala ni Dario ang páligsahang pampálakasan na sinubukan niyáng salihan noón
Dario remembers the athletic competition in which he tried to play back then.
Sinubukan ng koponán na umiskór sa hulíng dalawáng minuto
The team tried to score in the last two minutes.
Subukan mong lumapit at kákasuhan kitá
Try to come near me and I will sue you!
Subukan mo itóng sapatos ko kung magkakasya sa iyó.
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Try my shoes on and see if they will fit on you.
Sinúsubukan ko lang kung papayag ka.
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I am just trying to find out if you'd agree / aprrove of it.
Hindî ko sinubukan ang mag-bungee jumping kasí natakot akó
I didn't try to do bungee jumping because I was scared.
Súsubukan daw ni Carol na makapuntá sa party mo sa Martés
According to Carol, she will try to make it to your party on Tuesday.
Habang sinúsubukang buksán ng magnanakaw ang pintô, bigláng nagtahulan ang mga aso
While the burglar was attempting to open the door, the dogs suddenly started barking.
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