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

Definition for the Tagalog word daw:

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[enclitic] it is said; they say; apparently; supposedly; reportedly; according to another person; allegedly/supposedly

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Root: daw
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Negosyante daw ang bisita.
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They say the guest is a businessman.
Magsasaka na lang daw siyá.
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He said he would just cultivate a piece of land.
Magandá raw si Mary.
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They say Mary is beautiful.
Ang sabi, aaréstuhín na raw si Gloria.
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They say Gloria will be arrested soon.
Bali ko, susulatin mo raw ang iskríp.
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I heard you will be writing the script.
Ayaw niyá sa akin kesyo mayabang daw akó.
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She doesn't like me because she finds me arrogant.
Kumikita raw ang bagong pelíkulá ni Kathryn.
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Kathryn's new movie is making money.
Sísibakín daw si Bong dahil sa kaniyáng anomalyá.
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Bong will be fired because of his anomaly.
Mawáwalán daw ng kuryente mamayâ mulâ ala-una hanggáng alas-dós.
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It was announced that there'd be power interruption later from 1:00 to 2:00.
Mahuhulí daw si James sa meeting kasí nasi ang kotse niyá.
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According to James, he'd be late for the meeting because his car broke down.

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Alternate spelling(s):
raw, dau, rau
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How to pronounce daw:

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apparentlysupposedlyreportedlythey saysaidit is saidallegedlysupposedlyreportedly
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