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

Definition for the Tagalog word pataas:

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[adjective/adverb] upwards; and higher; upward; heading higher; heading up; increasing; escalating

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Root: taas
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Sinisi ni Jim ang bola nang pataás.
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Jim is kicking the ball upwards.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
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Ito'y daang pataas ng burol.
Tatoeba Sentence #1817564 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
This is an uphill road.

Naglakad akong pataas ng burol.
Tatoeba Sentence #1865111 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I walked up the hill.

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How to pronounce pataas:

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upwardupwardsand higherhigherheading higherheading upincreasingescalating
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