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

Definition for the Tagalog word mahusay:

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[adjective] able; skilled; accomplished; excellent; efficient; okay; better; good (at something); good (condition); well done

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Root: husay
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Nalulunod din ang mga mahusay lumangóy.
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Good swimmers drown, too.
Ginanáp ang mahusay na pagtatanghál ni Callie kagabí.
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Callie's wonderful performance took place last night.
Ikókonsiderá ka ng kompanyá kung totoóng mahusay ka.
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The company will consider you if you're truly excellent.
Mahusay akóng magsalitâ ng Inglés.
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I'm skilled/good at speaking English.
Nakákamít ng púrsigidong empleyado ang gantimpa para sa mahusay na pagtátrabaho.
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A persistent employee receives the rewards for a job well done.
Mahusay magsilbí ang bise alkalde namin.
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Our vice-mayor is an excellent public servant.
Magpapa-pícture silá sa mahusay na potógrapó.
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They will have their pictures taken by a good photographer.

User-submitted Example Sentences (6):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Talagang mahusay ang sine.
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This movie is just great.

Ikaw ay isang mahusay na kusinero.
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You are a good cook.

Mahusay naman ang lahat sa tahanan.
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All are well at home.

Di niya isip na mahusay ang manunulat.
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He doesn't think that the writer is great.

May nahanap akong isang mahusay na Mehikanong karinderya.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214912 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I found a good Mexican restaurant.

Sinumang nakakaintindi ng musika'y nakakasabi bang mahusay ang pagtunog niya?
Tatoeba Sentence #1748710 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Who that understands music could say his playing is good?

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How to pronounce mahusay:

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Related Filipino Words:
husaypaghusayanpinakamahusaykahusayannapakahusayihusayhindí mahusayHumusayhusayinmagpakahusay
Related English Words:
okayablecapableaccomplishedbettergoodskilledskillfulefficientexcellentwell done
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