Root: tawa

tawa is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root tawa:
~ related to laughter, laughing

Tawa Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "tawa"

matawá : [verb] to laugh; to be amused; to grin   more... »
tawa : [noun] laughter; giggle; laugh; comedy   more... »
makatawa : [verb] to be able to laugh   more... »
nakákatawá : [adjective] funny; humorous; ridiculous; causing laughter; laughable; jocose; witty; comical   more... »
tawanan : [verb] to laugh at someone/something; to smile at something   more... »
tumawa : [verb] to laugh; to smile   more... »
pagtawanán : [verb] to laugh at someone/something; to mock someone/something; to make fun of someone/something   more... »
táwanan : [noun] laughter; sound of laughing   more... »
magtawanan : [verb] to laugh together; to laugh with others   more... »
patawá : [adverb] laughingly   more... »
katatawanán : [noun] joke; humor; comedy   more... »
mapatawa : [verb] to burst out laughing; to break out in laughter; to be able to make someone laugh; to laugh involuntarily; to laugh despite oneself   more... »
magpatawá : [verb] to make someone laugh; to crack a joke   more... »
tawáng-tawá : [noun] laughing hard;strong laughter   more... »
katawa-tawá : [adjective] ridiculous; ludicrous; hilarious; comic; laughable;   more... »
katatawa : just laughing; was just recently laughing   more... »
nakatawa : [adjective] laughing   more... »
patawanin : [verb] to make someone laugh   more... »
pagtawa : [noun] laughing   more... »
makitawa : [verb] to join in laughing   more... »
ikatawá : [verb] to cause laughter   more... »
pagpapatawa : [noun] comedy; humor   more... »
magtawá : [verb] to laugh out loud; to laugh   more... »
palatawá : [adjective] likes to laugh; laughs a lot; prone to laughter   more... »
matawa-tawá : [adjective] about to laugh   more... »

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