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

Definition for the Tagalog word tukuyin:

tukuyin  Play audio #9429Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to mention something; to cite something; to refer to something; to specify something

Verb conjugations of tukuyin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: tukoyConjugation Type: -In Verb
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Contemplated (Future):
tukuyin  Play audio #9429
tinukoy  Play audio #19775
tinutukoy  Play audio #19776
tutukuyin  Play audio #19777
Verb family:  tumukoy ,  
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This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Tukuyin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (22)
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Tukuyin mo kung sino ang pinakamatalino sa kanilá
Determine who is the smartest among them.
Tukuyin ang mga alituntunin sa pagsasalin
Identify the principles of translation.
Tukuyin ang mga salitáng may kinalaman sa sining
Identify terms that relate to art.
Mahirap tukuyin kung sino ang may sala
It's difficult to to name the perpetrator.
Madalíng tukuyin ang mga kalakasan niyá
It's easy to identify his strengths.
Tukuyin ang manwál bago magpasyá
Refer to the manual before making a decision.
Hindî tuwirang tinukoy ni Eugene ang mga kaaway niyá
Eugene did not directly refer to his enemies.
Tinukoy ni Phillip ang mga pangángailangan niyá
Phillip specified his needs.
Tinukoy ni Martin ang kasamaán ni Karen. 
Martin points out Karen's wickedness.
Tinukoy niyá ang mga bagay na masamâ sa kaniyá
He mentioned the things that are bad for him.
Tinukoy ni Rissa ang paborito niyáng manunulát
Rissa named her favorite author.
Anó ang tinutukoy nilá
What are they referring to?
Ang matangkád na ma ang tinutukoy ni Lucky. 
Lucky is referring to the tall guy.
Tingnán mo ang kotseng tinutukoy ni Janice. 
Look at the car Janice is referring to.
Tinutukoy sa bali ang pagkákakilanlán ng mágnanakaw
The news is revealing the identity of the thief.

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mentionmentionsmentionedmentioningcitecitescitedcitingreferrefersrefer toreferredreferringspecifyspecifiesspecifiedspecifying
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