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

Definition for the Tagalog word lakasan:

lakasán  Play audio #45979
1 [verb] to strengthen something; to make something stronger; to empower something
2 [verb] to increase the volume of something; to make something loud/louder; to amplify something

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Verb conjugations of lakasan:

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Root: lakasConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
lakasán  Play audio #45979
Completed (Past):
nilakasán  Play audio #45980
Uncompleted (Present):
nilálakasán  Play audio #45981
Contemplated (Future):
lálakasán  Play audio #45982
Verb family:
lumakás  |  
palakasín  |  
mapalakás  |  
magpalakás  |  
ilakás  |  
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Lakasán mo kasí hindî ka niyá madídiníg / maririníg.
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Make it louder because otherwise, he won't be able to hear you.
Lakasán mo ang volume.
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Turn up the volume.
Nilakasán nilá ang kaniláng pag-awit.
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They made their singing loud. / They sang loudly.
Paki lakasán.
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Louder, please.
Lakasán mo ang pagsasalitâ.
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Speak up.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214152 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence

Lakasan mo yung boses mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #4560128 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Raise your voice.

Nilalaksan ni Tomas ang tunog ng telebisyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1663236 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom is turning up the sound of the TV.

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Alternate spelling(s):
laksan, nilaksan, nilalaksan, lalaksan
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How to pronounce lakasan:

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Related English Words:
make strongmake loudstrengthenstrengthensstrengthenedstrengtheningincrease the volumeloudenloudensloudenedloudeningincrease volumeamplifyamplifiesamplifiedamplifyingempowerempowersempoweredempowering
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