Pinipigilan niya ang pag-iyak.

Tagalog example sentence for Pigilan

Example sentence for the Tagalog word pigilan, meaning: [verb] to prevent something; to stop someone/something; to hold something back; to block something; to prevent something; to hinder something.

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Pinípigilan niyá ang pag-iyák.
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He's holding back his tears. / He tries hard not to cry.

Sentence Literal Translation:

Pinipigilan niya ang pag-iyak.
Pinípigilan niyá ang pag-iyák .
hold back he / she / it the crying
He's holding back his tears. / He tries hard not to cry.

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