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

Definition for the Tagalog word umayaw:

umayáw  Play audio #7411Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to dislike; to reject; to refuse; to disapprove; to withdraw; to back out

Verb conjugations of umayaw:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: ayawConjugation Type: -Um-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
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umayáw  Play audio #7411
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Example Sentences Available Icon Umayaw Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Bakit ka umayáw?
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Why did you withdraw / back out / drop out?
Masamâ ang umáayáw sa grasya. (A saying)
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It's not good to refuse a favor / benefit.
Bago ka umayáw, purbahán mo muna.
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Before you say no, try it first.
Bago ka umayáw, tikmán mo muna.
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Before you say no, taste it first.
Huwág kang áayáw kapág inalók ka nilá ng pagkain.
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Don't refuse should they offer you food.

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How to pronounce umayaw:

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Related English Words:
refuserefusesrefusedrefusingdisapprovedisapprovesdisapproveddisapprovingwithdrawwithdrewback outbacked outdislikedislikesdislikeddislikingrejectrejectsrejectedrejecting
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