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

Definition for the Tagalog word tanggihan:

tanggihán  Play audio #9061
[verb] to refuse something; to disallow something; to deny something; to decline something

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Verb conjugations of tanggihan:

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Root: tanggiConjugation Type: -An
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Contemplated (Future):
tanggihán  Play audio #9061
Completed (Past):
tinanggihán  Play audio #19741
Uncompleted (Present):
tinátanggihán  Play audio #19742
Contemplated (Future):
tátanggihán  Play audio #19743
Verb family:
tumanggí  |  
itanggí  |  
makatanggí  |  
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Tanggihán mo kung ayaw mo.
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Refuse it if you don't want it.
Hindî kitá kayang tanggihán kasí mahál kitá.
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I can't say no to you because I love you.
Tinanggihán ko yung ice cream kasí busóg na akó.
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I passed up the ice cream because I was already full.
Hindî ko tátanggihán ang grasya ng Diyós.
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I will not refuse something as good as that.
Tinátanggihán ni Arthur ang mga imbitasyón sa kaniyá.
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Arthur is declining the invitations sent to him.
Bakit niyá tinanggihán ang alók mo?
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Why did she refuse your offer?
Tinanggihán ng Pilipinas ang tulong ng Estados Unidos.
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The Philippines declined the help of the United States.
Tinanggihán ni Rowena ang oportunidád na magtrabaho sa Japan.
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Rowena turned down the opportunity to work in Japan.
Tinanggihán ko ang yaya ng mga kaibigan ko.
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I rejected my friends' invitation.
Alternate spelling(s):
taggihan, tinaggihan, tataggihan, tinataggihan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce tanggihan:

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