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

Definition for the Tagalog word hukbo:

hukbó  Play audio #2750
[noun] army; armed forces

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Root: hukbo
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Example Sentences Available Icon Hukbo Example Sentences in Tagalog: (2)
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Gágapiín ng hukbóng sándatahán ang mga rebelde.
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The armed forces will defeat the rebels.
Sumama siyá sa hanay ng hukbó.
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He slipped into the ranks of the army.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Pinilit ng mga sundalo ang mga binata na lumahok sa hukbo.
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The soldiers forced the young men to join the army.

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How to pronounce hukbo:

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Related Filipino Words:
hukbóng-katihanHúkbalaháphukbóng-dagattaunghukbohukbuhing paglilingkodhukbong-dagatan
Related English Words:
armyarmed forces
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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