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

Definition for the Tagalog word iwasan:

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[verb] to avoid something; to evade something; to dodge something; to elude something

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Verb conjugations of iwasan:

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Root: iwasConjugation Type: -An
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
iwasan  Play audio #23345
Completed (Past):
iniwasan  Play audio #23346
Uncompleted (Present):
iníiwasan  Play audio #23347
Contemplated (Future):
íiwasan  Play audio #23348
Verb family:
maiwasan  |  
umiwas  |  
makaiwas  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Iwasan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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Iwasang maipit sa mga kaguluhan.
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Avoid getting caught in troubles.
Bakit dapat mong iwasan magyabáng?
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Why should you avoid bragging?
Iniwasan niyáng sugatan ang damdamin ni Betty.
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He avoided hurting Betty's feelings.
Kapág may inuman, iníiwasan ni Kevin ang malango.
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When there's a drinking session, Kevin avoids getting intoxicated.
Iwasan ang galit sa kapwà.
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Avoid anger toward your fellow people.
Dapat mong iwasan ang barkada ni Lauren.
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You should avoid Lauren's gang.
Iwasan ang magkasakít.
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Avoid getting sick.
Mukháng iníiwasan mo si Tom.
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I get the impression that you're avoiding Tom.
Íiwasan mo ang pagkain ng maraming kanin.
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You should avoid eating a lot of rice.
Iniwasan ng driver ang lubák sa kalsada.
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The driver dodged the pothole on the road.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
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Iwasan mong buksan ang bintana; wala akong masyadong hilig na maramdaman ang hangin sa likod ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1658713 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Avoid opening the window; I have no great desire to feel air currents on my back.

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