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

Definition for the Tagalog word hiwain:

hiwain  Play audio #8892
[verb]  to slice something open; to cut something with a knife; to slice something; to slice something off; to cut something; to dissect something

Verb conjugations of hiwain:

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Root: hiwaConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
hiwain  Play audio #8892
Completed (Past):
hini  Play audio #26012
Uncompleted (Present):
hinihi  Play audio #26014
Contemplated (Future):
hihiwain  Play audio #26015
Verb family:
maghiwâ  |  
ihi  |  
ipaghi  |  
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Hiwain" means to "cut" specifically when using a knife to do the cutting.

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Hihiwain ko ang limón.
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I will cut the lemon.
Hiwain mo iyón.
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Slice that off.

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How to pronounce hiwain:

Play audio #8892
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Related English Words:
slice openslice something opendissectdissectsdissecteddissecting.slice offsliceslicesslicedslicingcutcutscuttingcut intocutting intocut into slicescut slicescutcutscuttingcutcutscuttingcut with a knife
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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