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umayaw

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-
Infinitive:
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
Infinitive:
umayáw  Play audio #7411
Past:
umayáw  Play audio #7411
Present:
umáayáw  
Future:
áayáw  
Verb family:
umayáw
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This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Umayaw Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
Click/Tap an underline word to see its literal definitionClick or tap any underlined word to see a literal translation.
Bakit ka umayáw?
Play audio #29309 Play audio #29310
 
Why did you withdraw / back out / drop out?
Masamâ ang umáayáw sa grasya. (A saying)
Play audio #29307 Play audio #29308
 
It's not good to refuse a favor / benefit.
Bago ka umayáw, purbahán mo muna.
Play audio #29312 Play audio #29313
 
Before you say no, try it first.
Bago ka umayáw, tikmán mo muna.
Play audio #29316 Play audio #29317
 
Before you say no, taste it first.
Huwág kang áayáw kapág inalók ka nilá ng pagkain.
Play audio #29314 Play audio #29315
 
Don't refuse should they offer you food.

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How to pronounce umayaw:

UMAYAW AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #7411
Markup Code:
[rec:7411]
Related Filipino Words:
ayawayokopag-ayáwayawánpinakaayáw
Related English Words:
refuserefusesrefusedrefusingdisapprovedisapprovesdisapproveddisapprovingwithdrawwithdrewback outbacked outdislikedislikesdislikeddislikingrejectrejectsrejectedrejecting
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