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

Definition for the Tagalog word humabol:

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[verb] to run after; to chase after; to pursue; to catch something before it is done or gone; to catch up to

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Verb conjugations of humabol:

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Root: habolConjugation Type: -Um-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
humabol  Play audio #10640
Completed (Past):
humabol  Play audio #18568
Uncompleted (Present):
humahabol  Play audio #18569
Contemplated (Future):
hahabol  Play audio #18570
Verb family:
habulin  |  
maghaból  |  
mahabol  |  
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Humabol ang ba sa kaniyáng iná.
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The child ran after his mother.
Ilán ang humabol sa mágnanakaw?
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How many chased the thief?
Humahabol na si Dave sa taás ng tatay niyá.
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Dave is almost as tall as his dad already.
Mauná na kayó at hahabol na lang akó.
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You go ahead and I will just catch up with you.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Humahabol ang ilang tao ng kagalakan lamang.
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Some people pursue only pleasure.

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How to pronounce humabol:

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catch up tocatches up tocatching up tocatch upcatching upchasepursuecatchchaseschasedchasingchase afterrun afterrunpursuepursuespursuedpursuingcatch
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