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

Definition for the Tagalog word abala:

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[adjective]  busy; occupied; preoccupied; focused on

Root: abala
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Mag-eémail akó sa inyó kung hindî na akó abalá.
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I will email you if I'm not busy already.
Anó ang iyóng hilig kapág ikáw ay hindî abalá?
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What are you interested in when you are not busy?
Hindî mareréalize ni Liza na nangunguli siyá kung abalá siyá sa ibáng bagay.
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Liza won't realize that she's lonely if she's busy with other things.
Abalá akó
I'm busy.
Siyá ay abala sa kanyáng trabaho
She is preoccupied with her work.
Masyadong abalá si Emma, hindî mo siyá makakausap.
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Emma is very busy, you won't be able to talk to her.
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2:abala  Play audio #352Save to Flash Cards
[noun]  delay; nuisance; disturbance; interruption; inconvenience; bother; hassle; detention

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How to pronounce abala:

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