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

Definition for the Tagalog word tumakas:

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[verb]  to escape; to flee; to run away; to desert

Verb conjugations of tumakas:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: takasConjugation Type: -Um-
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Contemplated (Future):
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Verb family:
makatakas  |  
takasan  |  
itakas  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Tumakas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
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Tumulong si Jonas para maaresto ang tumakas na mágnanakaw.
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Jonas helped in the arrest of the thief who fled the scene.
Nilálabanan niyá ang kagustuhan niyáng tumakas.
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She is resisting her desire to flee.
Tumakas sa bilangguan ang bilanggô.
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The prisoner escaped from jail.
Mahirap tangkaíng tumakas sa kulungan.
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It's difficult to attempt to escape prison.
Nagtangkâ si Jepoy na tumakas sa kulungan
Jepoy attempted to escape prison.
Tumakas ang ilán, samantalang pinakawalán ang ibá
Some escaped, while others were released.
Nahuli na ng mga pulís ang tumakas na kriminál
The police already caught the criminal who escaped.
Nakagát ng aso ang mágnanakaw habang itó ay tumatakas
The dog bit the burglar while he was running away.

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How to pronounce tumakas:

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desertdesertsdeserteddesertingescapeescapedescapingescapesfleefledfleesfleeingrun awayran awayruns awayrunning away
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