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

Definition for the Tagalog word kabahan:

kabahán  Play audio #9436
[verb] to feel nervous; to palpitate; to be scared; to be startled; to have a premonition

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Verb conjugations of kabahan:

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Root: kabaConjugation Type: -An
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Contemplated (Future):
kabahán  Play audio #9436
Completed (Past):
kinabahán  Play audio #18794
Uncompleted (Present):
kinákabahán  Play audio #18795
Contemplated (Future):
kákabahán  Play audio #18796
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Kákabahán ka kapág pinanoód mo ang The Exorcist.
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You'd get nervous when you watch The Exorcist.
Kinabahán akó nang malamang magrerepórt akó.
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I felt nervous when I got the news that I woud report.
Huwág kang kabahán.
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Don't feel nervous.
Kinákabahán si Harry habang kumákantá sa entablado.
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Harry was nervous while singing on stage.
Hindî ka ba kinákabahán?
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Aren't you nervous?
Kinákabahán si Gerry kapág umíinóm siyá ng alak.
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Gerry has palpitations when he drinks wine / alcohol.
Kinákabahán akó na bakâ hindî siyá dumatíng.
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I fear that he might not come.
Kinabahán si Mary nang makariníg siyá ng sirena ng pulís.
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Mary got nervous when she heard a police car siren.

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Kinakabahan siya sa resulta ng kanyang eksamen.
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He's anxious about his examination result.

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How to pronounce kabahan:

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Related English Words:
be scaredscaredstartledpalpitatepalpitatedpalpitatingpremonitionnervousfeel nervous
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