Root: pigil

pigil is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root pigil:
~ related to preventing, holding back, stopping

Pigil Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "pigil"

pigilan : [verb] to prevent something; to stop someone/something; to hold something back; to block something; to prevent something; to hinder something   more... »
mapigilan : [verb] to be able to stop something; to be able to hold something back   more... »
magpigíl : [verb] to prevent; to control   more... »
pigil : [noun] prevention; holding in hand; control; restraint   more... »
pumigil : [verb] to prevent; to control   more... »
pigilin : [verb] to restrain someone/something; to prevent something; to curb something; to stop something; to arrest someone   more... »
pagpigil : [noun] preventing; controlling   more... »
mapigil : [verb] to restrain oneself; to stop; to restrain; to resist   more... »
makapagpigil : [verb] to be able to stop; to be able to prevent   more... »
makapígil-hiningá : [adjective] breath taking   more... »
pagpipigil : [noun] preventing; controlling   more... »
makapigil : [verb] to be able to prevent; to be able to block   more... »
pagkapigil : [noun] repression   more... »
prebénsiyón : action to prevent an event or occurrence from happening; prevention; prohibition; deterrence;   more... »
dí-mapigilan : [adjective] unstoppable; runaway; irrepressible; out of control;   more... »
pagpipigil sa sarili : [noun] self-control   more... »
nang walang-pagpipigil : [noun] without restraint   more... »

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