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

Definition for the Tagalog word pilit:

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[adjective/adverb]  strained; forced; not unnatural
[noun]  straining; insistence; assertion

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Pilit niyáng ináangkín ang hindî sa kaniyá.
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He is persistently claiming what is not his.
Pilit na binubuhat ng ba ang aso.
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The kid is straining to lift the dog.
Ináabót pilit ng ba ang mansanas sa ibabaw ng mesa.
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The child is insistently reaching for the apple on top of the table.
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insistenceassertionstrainingforceforcedstrainednot natural
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