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

Definition for the Tagalog word dahan-dahan:

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[adverb]  slowly; carefully; take it easy

Root: dahan
Example Sentences Available Icon Dahan-dahan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
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Dáhan-dahan akóng nagmulat ng mga matá ko
Slowly I opened my eyes.
Dáhan-dahang binuhat ng iná ang natutulog na anák.
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The mother gently carried the sleeping child.
Dáhan-dahang umusad ang mga sasakyán.
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The vehicles moved forward very slowly.
Dáhan-dahan pô bakâ mahulog yung nasa likód.
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Take it easy, those things in the back might fall.
Hahaluin mo siyá nang dáhan-dahan
You should stir it slowly.
Dáhan-dahan at bakâ tayo lumampás
Drive slowly as we might go past where we're supposed to go.
Dáhan-dahang humihi ang tugtóg
The music is slowly fading.
Dáhan-dahan pô
Slowly, please.

User-submitted Example Sentences (7):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Dahan-dahan magsalita, nga!
Tatoeba Sentence #1850452 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Speak more slowly, please!

Dahan-dahan magsalita, nga!
Tatoeba Sentence #1850452 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Speak more slowly, please.

Dahan-dahan ka. Hindi kita marinig.
Tatoeba Sentence #2763332 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Calm down. I can't hear you.

Kinakain dahan-dahan ang mga parteng metaliko ng kalawang.
Tatoeba Sentence #1847458 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Rust is gradually eating into the metal parts.

Masyado kayong mabilis magsalita. Puwede ba hong magsalita kayo nang mas dahan-dahan?
Tatoeba Sentence #1830108 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You speak a bit too fast for me. Could you speak a bit more slowly, please?

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slowlycarefullytake it easy
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