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

Definition for the Tagalog word manlaban:

manlabán  Play audio #23905
[verb] to resist; to defend oneself; to fight back

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Verb conjugations of manlaban:

Root: laban
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
manlabán  Play audio #23905
Completed (Past):
nanlabán  Play audio #23907
Uncompleted (Present):
nanlálabán  Play audio #23908
Contemplated (Future):
manlálabán  Play audio #23909
Verb family:
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Example Sentences Available Icon Manlaban Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Manlálabán akó kung kailangan!
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I will fight if need be!
Nanlálabán siyá nang buóng lakás.
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She fights/resists with all her might.
Huwág manlabán kung may baríl ang mágnanakaw.
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Don't resist if the thief has a gun.
Nanlálabán nang hustó si Mina sa lalaki.
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Mina fights hard against the man.
Napahamak siyá nang manlabán siyá.
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She was injured when she resisted.
Manlabán kung sa palagáy mo ay ta ka.
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Defend yourself if you think you are right.
Sana ay mas nanlabán pa akó sa kaniyá.
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I should have tried harder to fight him off.
Bukód diyán, nanlabán din si Gail.
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Besides that, Gail also fought back.
Hindî nanlabán si Rina kayâ hindî siyá nasaktán.
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Rina didn't fight back so she wasn't hurt.
Patuloy na nanlálabán ang mga manggaga.
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The workers keep on resisting.

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How to pronounce manlaban:

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Related English Words:
resistresistsresistedresistingdefend oneselfdefenddefendsdefendeddefendingfight back
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