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

Definition for the Tagalog word mahigpit:

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[adjective] tight; strict; close (contest/fight); restrictive; restraining; stern; austere [adverb] tightly; strictly

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Root: higpit
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Niyakap ko siyá nang mahigpít.
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I hugged her tightly.
Kumapit ka nang mahigpít sa akin.
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Hold on to me tightly.
Mahigpít ang kompetisyón ng magkapatíd noón.
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The siblings' competition was tight then.
Humawak siyá nang mahigpít sa akin.
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She held on to me tightly.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Hawakan mo nang mahigpit ang raketa.
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Hold the racket tight.

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Alternate spelling(s):
mahihigpit, kahigpit
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