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

Definition for the Tagalog word buti:

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[noun] goodness; kindness; [adjective] well; better off; it's good

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Root: buti
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Ang buti ng bago naming gu.
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Our teacher is so nice.
Buti na lang at hindî akó kailanmán nagdroga.
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Good thing I never took drugs.
Buti na lang nasa labás tayo.
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Well, at least we're out here.
Buti nakita mo. Matagál ko nang hinahanap iyán.
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It's good you found it. I've been looking for that for some time.

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Buti pa kaya ay iwan mong mag-isa si Tom.
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You'd better leave Tom alone.

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How to pronounce buti:

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Related Filipino Words:
mabutibumutikabutihanbuti na langmapabutiikabutimakabutimabutihinmagpabutipagbutihin
Related English Words:
goodkindnesswellbetter offgoodness
Grammatical Ligature:
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