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

Definition for the Tagalog word magtiwala:

magtiwa  Play audio #9209
[verb] to trust in; to have confidence in; to believe; to have faith/trust; to be convinced

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Verb conjugations of magtiwala:

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Root: tiwalaConjugation Type: Mag-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
magtiwa  Play audio #9209
Completed (Past):
nagtiwa  Play audio #24352
Uncompleted (Present):
nagtítiwa  Play audio #24353
Contemplated (Future):
magtítiwa  Play audio #24354
Verb family:
maniwa  |  
paniwalaan  |  
makapaniwa  |  
mapaniwa  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Magtiwala Example Sentences in Tagalog: (2)
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Kíkilalanin mo munang mabuti ang isáng tao bago ka magtítiwa sa kaniyá.
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You should first know a person very well before you put your trust in him.
Nagtiwa si Mary kay Paul at hindî niyá naisip na lolokohin siyá nitó.
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Mary trusted Paul and she never thought that he would cheat / cheat on her.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Wala nang nagtitiwala sa kanya.
Tatoeba Sentence #4491802 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
No one trusts him any more.

Kahit sino man siya, wala tayong magagawa kundi ang magtiwala sa kanya.
Tatoeba Sentence #4444070 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Whoever he may be, there's nothing we can do but trust him.

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How to pronounce magtiwala:

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Related English Words:
faithhave faithtrustbelievebelievesbelievedbelievingbelieve inconvincedconfidenceconfidence intrusttruststrustedtrustingtrust in
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