Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word napigilan.
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The Tagalog word napigilan is the Filipino verb mapigilan » conjugated in the Completed aspect ( past tense )

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[verb]  to be able to stop something; to be able to hold something back

Verb conjugations of mapigilan:

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Root: pigilConjugation Type: Ma- -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
mapigilan  Play audio #23452
Completed (Past):
napigilan  Play audio #23453
Uncompleted (Present):
napípigilan  Play audio #23454
Contemplated (Future):
mapípigilan  Play audio #23455
Napigilan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Hindî ko napigilan ang aking damdamin.
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My emotions got the better of me.
Napigilan ang pisikál na paglakí ni Marnie.
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Marnie's physical development was hampered.
Mabuti at napigilan ni Nina ang kaniyáng galit.
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Good thing Nina didn't lose her temper.
Sásaksakín ni Larry si Berto, pero napigilan ko siyá.
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Larry would have stabbed Berto, but I stopped him.
Napigilan mo na ba ang pagkain ng ice cream?
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Were you already able to stop eating ice cream?
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