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

Definition for the Tagalog word tumubo:

tumu  Play audio #12246
[verb]  to profit; to develop; to sprout

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Verb conjugations of tumubo:

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Root: tuboConjugation Type: -Um-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
tumu  Play audio #12246
Completed (Past):
tumu  Play audio #12246
Uncompleted (Present):
tumutu  Play audio #25778
Contemplated (Future):
tutu  Play audio #25779
Verb family:
tubuan  |  
patubuin  |  
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Diligín mo ang mga taním áraw-araw para silá tumu.
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Water the plants daily so that they'll grow.
Tumu ang pera ni Bill sa bangko nang limáng porsyento.
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Bill's money in the bank made a profit of five percent.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Alam mo ba na ang spaghetti ay tumutubo sa puno ng spaghetti?
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Did you know that spaghetti grows on spaghetti trees?

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How to pronounce tumubo:

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