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

Definition for the Tagalog word kuwento:

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[noun] story; telling a story

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Tungkól sa giyera ang kuwento.
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The story is about the war.
Tinátayuán akó ng balahibo sa kuwento ni Katy.
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Katy's story gives me goosebumps.
Pakibasa mo sa akin ang kuwento.
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Please read me the story.
Pinag-isipan ko ang kuwento mo noóng nakaraáng puntá ko rito.
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I've been thinking about the story the last time I was here.
Isulat mo ang kwento.
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Write the story.
Sumulat siyá ng kwento.
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She wrote a story.
Ang koleksiyón ay kinabíbilangan ng mga kuwento ni Nora.
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The collection is composed of Nora's stories.
Itinátanghál ni Jecka sa dulâ ang kuwento ng dalawáng prinsesa.
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Jecka presents in the play the story of two princesses.
Ang mágasing iyán ang maglálamán ng iyóng kuwento.
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That magazine will contain your story.
Bumabasa silá ng salin ng isáng maiklíng kuwento ni Hemingway.
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They are reading a translation of a short story by Hemingway.

User-submitted Example Sentences (8):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Talagang gusto ko itong mga kuwento.
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I really like these stories.

Naparinig ko rin ang kahawig na kuwento.
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I also heard a similar story.

Nabuhay ang kuwentong dumaraan nang tao-tao.
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The story lived on, passed from person to person.

Hindi pinaniwalaan ng pulis ang kwento ni Tom.
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The police didn't believe Tom's story.

Naniniwala ka pa ba sa mga kwentong tulad nito?
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Do you still believe in this kind of stories?

Binabasa niya ang isang kuwentong nakakatuwa sa mga bata.
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She read an amusing story to the children.

Gusto ng mga batang makarinig ng isang nakakatakot na kwento.
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The children wanted to hear a scary story.

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storytelling a storytold a storytell a story
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