Definition for the Tagalog word daw:
[enclitic] it is said; they say; reportedly; according to another person; allegedly/supposedly
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Daw Example Sentences in Tagalog: (11)
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Negosyante daw ang bisita
They say the guest is a businessman.
Magsasaka na lang daw siyá
He said he would just cultivate a piece of land.
They say Mary is beautiful. / It is said tht Mary is beautiful.
, aaréstuhín na raw si
They say Gloria will be arrested soon.
, susulatin mo raw ang iskríp
I heard you will be writing the script.
Ayaw niyá sa akin kesyo mayabang daw akó
She doesn't like me because she finds me arrogant.
Kumikita raw ang bagong pelíkulá ni
Kathryn's new movie is making money.
Sísibakín daw si
Bong dahil sa kaniyáng anomalyá
Bong will be fired because of his anomaly.
Mawáwalán daw ng kuryente mamayâ mulâ ala-una hanggáng alas-dós
It was announced that there'd be power interruption later from 1:00 to 2:00.
Mahuhulí daw si
meeting kasí nasirà ang kotse niyá
According to James, he'd be late for the meeting because his car broke down.
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Alternate spelling(s): raw
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Related Filipino Words:raw
Related English Words:they saysaidit is saidallegedlysupposedlyreportedly
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