Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word talo in the Tagalog Dictionary.
Definition for the Tagalog word talo:
[noun] defeat; amount lost; loser
"Ang talo ni James sa casino ay halos isang milyon" = The amount that James lost in the casino is almost a million.
"Ikaw ang talo pag/kapag lumaban ka sa boss mo" = You will be the loser if you'll clash with your boss.
"Lagi akong talo kapag/pag ako tumataya sa lotto" = I always lose (am always a loser) when I bet on the lotto
"Talo ako diyan sa gusto mo" = I'll be the loser on what you'd want (to happen)
"Malungkot na umuwi ang boksingerong talo" = The defeated boxer sadly went home
"Ang mapikon, talo" = The one who gets piqued first, loses (is the loser) - This is a Tagalog expression used as an admonition to people who are engaged in banter that might end up hitting one's soft spot. "Pikon" is a term that means "a sore loser" or "someone who gets offended by jokes". "Mapikon" means, "to take offense for losing or over a joke".
Talo Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Hindî ko alám na talo ang koponán ninyó
I didn't know your team lost.
Magkano ang talo mo sa pustahan
How much did you lose in the bet?
Chris ang talo sa laban kanina
Chris was the loser in the match earlier.
User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
bang puti? Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Is there a white eggplant?
Nagluto ako ng talong
at itlog para agahan ko. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I've prepared eggplant and egg for my breakfast.
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Alternate spelling(s): olatsAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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Related Filipino Words:olatsmatalopagtatalotumalomakipagtalopagkatalomagtalotaluninmagpatalotaluhin
Related English Words:lostloserdefeateddefeat
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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