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

Definition for the Tagalog word tanggihan:

tanggihán  Play audio #9061Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to refuse something; to disallow something; to deny something; to decline something

Verb conjugations of tanggihan:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: tanggiConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
tanggihán  Play audio #9061
tinanggihán  Play audio #19741
tinátanggihán  Play audio #19742
tátanggihán  Play audio #19743
Verb family:
tumanggí  |  
itanggí  |  
maitanggí  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Tanggihan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Tanggihán mo kung ayaw mo.
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Refuse it if you don't want it.
Hindî ko tátanggihán ang grasya ng Diyós.
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I will not refuse something as good as that.
Bakit niyá tinanggihán ang alók mo?
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Why did she refuse your offer?
Hindî kitá kayang tanggihán kasí mahál kitá
I can't say no to you because I love you.
Tinanggihán ko yung ice cream kasí busóg na akó
I passed up the ice cream because I was already full.
Tinátanggihán ni Arthur ang mga imbitasyón sa kaniyá
Arthur is declining the invitations to him.
Tinanggihán ng Pilipinas ang tulong ng Estados Unidos
The Philippines declined the help of the United States.
Alternate spelling(s):
taggihan, tinaggihan, tataggihan, tinataggihan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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