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

Definition for the Tagalog word sakupin:

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[verb] to seize something; to conquer something; to colonize something; to occupy something; to invade something

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Verb conjugations of sakupin:

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Root: sakopConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
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Completed (Past):
sinakop  Play audio #24132
Uncompleted (Present):
sinasakop  Play audio #24133
Contemplated (Future):
sasakupin  Play audio #24134
Verb family:
masakop  |  
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Determinado siyáng sakupin ang lungsód na iyón.
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He was determined to conquer that city.
Namundok silá nang sakupin silá ng mga dayuhan.
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They retreated to the mountains when the foreigners seized them.
Marami ang namatáy nang sakupin ng Hapón ang Pilipinas.
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Many died when Japan occupied the Philippines.
Sinakop ng bagong gusa ang aming lu.
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The new building occupied our land.
Sinakop ng mga terorista ang aming bayan.
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The terrorists seized our town.
Sinakop ng mga aktibista ang bahaging iyón ng Mayni.
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The activists occupied that part of Manila.
Sinasakop mo na ang espasyo ko.
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You're now occupying my space.
Sinasakop na ng Tsina ang West Philippine Sea.
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China is already occupying the West Philippine Sea.
Malawak ang sinasakop ng kaniyáng imahinasyón.
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His imagination is immense.
Sasakupin na ba ng Tsina ang Pilipinas?
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Will China colonize the Philippines?

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How to pronounce sakupin:

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invadeinvade somethinginvade somewhereinvadesinvadedinvadingseizeseizesseizedseizingconquerconquersconqueredconqueringoccupyoccupiesoccupiedoccupyingcolonizecolonizescolonizedcolonizing
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