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

Definition for the Tagalog word ibili:

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[verb]  to buy something for someone
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; to purchase something for someone
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; to buy with something (e.g., money)
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Verb conjugations of ibili:

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Root: biliConjugation Type: I-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
ibilí  Play audio #8118
Completed (Past):
ibinilí  Play audio #22974
Uncompleted (Present):
ibiníbilí  Play audio #22975
Contemplated (Future):
ibíbilí  Play audio #22976
Verb family:
bumilí  |  
bilhín  |  
makabilí  |  
mabilí  |  
mamilí  |  
bilhán  |  
magpabilí  |  
mabilhán  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Ibili Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Ibinilí ko siyá ng damít.
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I bought her clothes.
Ibilí mo nanay ng sapatos.
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Buy shoes for Mom.
Ibinilí kitá ng tinapay.
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I bought you bread.
Ibinilí niyá ng bigás sa gróserí ang pamilya.
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He bought (uncooked) rice for the family from the grocery store.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Ibinili ko siya ng relo.
Tatoeba Sentence #8276552 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I bought her a watch.

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How to pronounce ibili:

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