Definition for the Tagalog word subukan:
[verb] to try something; to test something; to detect something
Verb conjugations of subukan:
Focus: Object Root: subokConjugation Type: -An
Subukan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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I'll just try it / see how it goes.
Sinubukan mo bang tanungín si
Have you tried asking George?
Lumipat silá sa probínsiyá para subukang magsaka
They moved to the province to try their hand at farming.
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 lang
, walâ namáng mawawalâ sa iyó
Just try, you have nothing to lose anyway.
Dario ang páligsahang pampálakasan na sinubukan niyáng salihan noón
Dario remembers the athletic competition in which he tried to play back then.
Subukan mo itóng sapatos ko kung magkakasya sa iyó
Try my shoes on and see if they will fit on you.
Sinúsubukan ko lang kung papayag ka
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.
Alternate spelling(s): subokanAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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Related Filipino Words:subókpagsubokmasubukansubukinsumubok
Related English Words:detectdetectsdetecteddetectingtesttryteststestedtestingtriestriedtrying
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