Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word umiiwas.
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The Tagalog word umiiwas is the Filipino verb umiwas » conjugated in the Uncompleted aspect ( present tense )

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[verb]  to avoid; to evade; to elude; to dodge; to duck; to avert

Verb conjugations of umiwas:

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Root: iwasConjugation Type: -Um-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
umiwas  Play audio #6216
Completed (Past):
umiwas  Play audio #6216
Uncompleted (Present):
umiiwas  Play audio #19872
Contemplated (Future):
iiwas  Play audio #19873
Umiiwas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (7)
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Lumayô / Umiwas ka sa guló.
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Stay out of trouble.
Umiwas tayo sa sakít.
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Let's avoid getting sick.
Umiiwas ka ba sa akin?
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Are you avoiding me?
Umiiwas si Penelope sa mga kontrobérsiyá.
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Penelope avoids controversies.
Hindî namin nais ng gulo kayâ kamí umiiwas sa inyó.
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We don't want trouble that's why we are avoiding you.
Dapat umiiwas ka sa masamáng barkada.
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You should be avoiding bad company.
Bakit tuwíng dumádaán si Bob umiiwas siyá ng tingín?
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How come each time Bob passes by he looks the other way?

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