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

Definition for the Tagalog word imbis:

imbís  Play audio #13647
[preposition] instead of (this is an alternate spelling of the more common spelling "imbes")

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Root: imbis
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Magdasál imbís na magbantâ.
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Pray rather than threaten.

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Meron pa sa buhay imbes na pinabibilisan siya.
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.

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insteadinstead of
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