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

Definition for the Tagalog word madilim:

madilím  Play audio #571
[adjective] dark; dim; gloomy; not light

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Root: dilim
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
Usually "madilim" indicates a lack of light (for example, when it is dark outside because the sun has gone down). To say something is dark in color, use "maitim" instead.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Madilim Example Sentence in Tagalog:
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Natauhan si Jose sa isáng madilím na silíd.
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Jose regained consciousness in a dark room.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Talagang madilim sa labas.
Tatoeba Sentence #2103141 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's totally dark outside.

Madilim, kaya tingnan ang dinadaanan.
Tatoeba Sentence #3160626 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's dark, so watch your step.

Huwag kang maglakad nang sarili pagka madilim na.
Tatoeba Sentence #1817673 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Don't walk alone after dark.

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How to pronounce madilim:

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Related English Words:
darkgloomynot lightdim
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