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

Definition for the Tagalog word maabutan:

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[verb] to catch up to / with something or someone; to happen to encounter something

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Verb conjugations of maabutan:

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Root: abotConjugation Type: Ma- -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
maabutan  Play audio #8122
Completed (Past):
naabutan  Play audio #23405
Uncompleted (Present):
naáabutan  Play audio #23406
Contemplated (Future):
maáabutan  Play audio #23407
Verb family:
umabot  |  
abutin  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Maabutan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Naabutan mo ba si Charles sa canteen kanina?
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Was Charles still at the canteen when you went there earlier?
Naabutan mo ba ang umpisá ng concert?
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Were you able to watch the concert from the beginning?
Ang bilís mong lumakad, hindî kitá maabutan.
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You walk too fast, I can't catch up with you.
Maáabutan ko pa kayâ ang edád na isáng daán?
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Would I still reach the age of one hundred?
Bilisán natin at bakâ maabutan pa natin ang bus.
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Let's move faster as we might still be able to catch the bus.
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How to pronounce maabutan:

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Related English Words:
encounterencountersencounteredencounteringovertakenovertakeovertookcatch up
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