Umatras kami para makaraan ang kotse.

Tagalog example sentence for Umatras

Example sentence for the Tagalog word umatras, meaning: [verb] to back off; to back out (e.g., of a deal); to move back; to move backwards; to back up; to retreat.

Put your mouse over (or tap, for mobile devices) any Filipino word to see its translation in English.
Stressed vowels in the example sentence are underlined.
Umatrás kamí para makaraán ang kotse.
Play audio #32787 Play audio #32786Audio Loop
We backed off to let the car pass through.

Sentence Literal Translation:

Umatras kami para makaraan ang kotse.
Umatrás kamí para makaraán ang kotse .
backed off we in order to to be able to pass the car
We backed off to let the car pass through.

There are 3 other example sentences using the word umatras or its variants.
View more example sentences using umatras (3) »

Umatras Tagalog Dictionary Entry »

About These Example Sentences:

The example sentences on were manually added by native Filipino language speaking editors of this website with an eye toward accuracy and usefulness. Each sentence includes accent markup, a "natural" translation of the sentence into English, and literal word-for-word translations. We believe that a large number of example sentences is critical for new students to fully and accurately learn the vocabulary and sentence structure of a new language!

Join us! We are a free online community for Filipino / Tagalog language learners

Did you find an error or think of an improvement for this entry? Please let us know, your feedback is very helpful!