Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word napipigilan.
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The Tagalog word napípigilan is the Filipino verb mapigilan » conjugated in the Uncompleted aspect ( present 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
Napipigilan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (3)
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Minsan napípigilan tayo ng takót.
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Sometimes fear holds us back.
Napípigilan niyá ang sariling uminóm ng alak.
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He overcomes the urge to drink alcohol.
Napípigilan ng gamót na itó ang gana sa pagkain.
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This drug suppresses the appetite.
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