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

Definition for the Tagalog word bawasan:

bawasan  Play audio #18326
[verb] to reduce something; to lessen something; to decrease something; to detract something; to allay something

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Verb conjugations of bawasan:

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Root: bawasConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
bawasan  Play audio #18326
Completed (Past):
binawasan  Play audio #18327
Uncompleted (Present):
binábawasan  Play audio #18328
Contemplated (Future):
bábawasan  Play audio #18329
Verb family:
mabawasan  |  
magbawás  |  
ibawas  |  
makabawas  |  
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Kung bawasan ang sampû ng limá, ilán ang maiiwan?
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If we take five away from ten, how many will be left?
Bawasan pô ninyó.
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Please reduce it. (Ex: the price) (polite)
Bawasan mo ang pagkain ng matatamís.
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Eat less sweets.
Bawasan mo ang paggamit ng cell phone.
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Reduce your use of the cell phone.
Binawasan ng tatay ni Nora ang allowance niyá.
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Nora's dad reduced her allowance.
Bábawasan kitá ng trabaho.
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I will give you less work to do.
Kung bábawasan ang waló ng tatló, ilán ang mátitirá?
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If eight will be reduced by three, how many will be left?

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How to pronounce bawasan:

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