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

Definition for the Tagalog word unahan:

unahan  Play audio #23456Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to keep from happening; to prevent in advance; to get ahead of; to go ahead of; to preempt

Verb conjugations of unahan:

Root: unaConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
unahan  Play audio #23456
inunahan  Play audio #23457
inúunahan  Play audio #23458
úunahan  Play audio #23459
Verb family:  
,  maunahan
String frequency indicator:

This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Unahan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Huwág mo akóng unahan
Don't get ahead of / preempt me.
Inunahan ng bus ang mabagal na kotse
The bus overtook the slow car.
Úunahan ko na kayóng kumain
I will eat ahead of you.
May sumpóng ang tatay mo kayâ inúunahan na kitá
Your dad is in a bad mood so I'm giving you a heads-up about it.
Related Words:
Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
2:unahán  Play audio #10124Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  front

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How to pronounce unahan:

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Related English Words:
preventpreventspreventedpreventingkeep from happeningkept from happeningget ahead ofgo ahead of;preempt
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