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

Definition for the Tagalog word batas:

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[noun] law; legislation; legal decree; act; regulation

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Isáng taón nang ipinápatupád ang batás na nagbabawal sa catcalling.
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The anti-catcalling law has been in force for one year.
Dapat na magtamó ng pagkilala ang mga mabuting alagád ng batás.
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Good law enforcers should receive recognition.
Sumunód tayo sa mga awtoridád at batás.
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Let's obey the authorities and laws.
Naníniwa kamí sa mga batás na umiral noón.
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We believe in laws that existed before.
Pangasiwaan ang negosyo nang naaayon sa batás.
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Manage the business in accordance with the law.
Nahuli si Anne kasí hindî siyá sumunód sa batás trápikó.
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Anne got apprehended because she did not follow traffic rules.
Lahát tayo ay dapat sumunód sa batás.
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All of us must obey the law.
Ang batás ay dapat ipinápatupád.
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The law should be enforced.
Mapápatigil lang natin ang pagpasá ng pánukaláng batás kapág nagkáisá tayo.
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We can only stop the passage of the bill if we unite.
Naituring siyáng mambabatas, pero waláng alám sa batás.
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He was considered a legislator, but knew nothing about the law.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
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Iyan ay labag sa batas.
Tatoeba Sentence #2808544 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
That's against the law.

Marahil sa ibang sansinukob, ang mga batas pang-agham ay pawang iba na lahat sa ating perspektibo ay hindi pamilyar.
Tatoeba Sentence #1467224 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Maybe in another universe, the physical laws are so different that everything from our point of view looks unfamiliar.

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How to pronounce batas:

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Related Filipino Words:
mambabatasalagád ng batáspánukálang-batásSalígang-Batásbatasanisabatáspagsasabatásbatás-trapikóbatás militármaisabatás
Related English Words:
lawregulationruleactdecreelegislationlegal decree
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