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

Definition for the Tagalog word tawanan:

tawanan  Play audio #9046
[verb] to laugh at someone/something; to smile at something

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Verb conjugations of tawanan:

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Root: tawaConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
tawanan  Play audio #9046
Completed (Past):
tinawanan  Play audio #23582
Uncompleted (Present):
tinátawanan  Play audio #23583
Contemplated (Future):
tátawanan  Play audio #23584
Verb family:
matawá  |  
makatawa  |  
tumawa  |  
pagtawanán  |  
magtawanan  |  
mapatawa  |  
magpatawá  |  
makitawa  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Tawanan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (3)
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Huwág mo akóng tawanan.
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Don't laugh at me.
Tinawanan lang akó ni Anne nang sinabi ko sa kanyá ang problema ko.
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Anne just smiled at me when I told her about my problem.
Tátawanan lang tayo ni Peter kapág nalaman niyá ang nangyari sa atin.
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Peter will just laugh at us when he finds out what happened to us.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tinawanan nila ang ideya ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1875497 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They laughed at my idea.

Mas nagalit ako dahil tinawanan niya ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #2824315 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I was all the more angry because I was laughed at by him.

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2:táwanan  Play audio #26743
[noun] laughter; sound of laughing

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How to pronounce tawanan:

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Related English Words:
laugh at someonelaughlaughslaughedlaughinglaugh atlaughed atlaughing atlaughs at
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