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

Definition for the Tagalog word abala:

abalá  Play audio #179Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  busy; occupied; preoccupied; focused on

Root: abala
String frequency indicator:

Very Frequent
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Abala Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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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.
Abalá akó
I'm busy.
Hindî mareréalize ni Liza na nangunguli siyá kung abalá siyá sa ibáng bagay
Liza won't realize that she's lonely if she's busy with other things.
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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Words spelled the same with a different pronunciation, stress, or definition:
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:

Play audio #179
Markup Code:
[rec:179]Play audio #1606
Markup Code:
[rec: 1606]
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