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

Definition for the Tagalog word gawain:

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[noun]  assignment; activity; enterprise; occupation; operation; task; chore; way; business; work; doings

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Gawain Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Determinado siyáng paigtingín ang gawaing edukasyonal.
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She's determined to intensify the educational activity.
Nagpatuloy ang mga misyonaryo sa kaniláng mga gawain.
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The missionaries continued their work.
Nahaharáp si Ester sa maraming gawain sa trabaho.
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Ester faces many tasks at work.
Maaagaw ng ibáng gawain ang iskedyul niyá sa pamilya.
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Other activities will disrupt her family schedule.
Umurong ba si April sa gawaing iniatas mo sa kaniyá
Did April balk at the task that you assigned her?
Nagpasiyá siyá sa gawain
He decided on the activity.
Nangángailangan ng oras at sakripisyo ang gawain
The work needs time and sacrifice.
Untí-untíng natútuklasán ang mga tiwalíng gawain ng gobernadór
The corrupt activities of the governor are slowly surfacing.
Ibinúbunyág ng mámamahayág ang iligál na gawain ng mga pulís
The journalist is exposing the police's illegal activities.
Ikinasasawî ni Rubi ang pagsali niyá sa mga gawaing kriminál
Rubi's criminal activities cause him misfortunes.
Tumutulong si kuya sa aming mga magulang sa mga gawaing bahay.
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Big brother helps our parents do housework.
Tinanóng ko ang kuya sa hayskul, "Kuya, anó pô ang mga gawain niyó sa hayskul?"
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I asked my senior from high school, "What activities do you do in high school?"

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Ipagpatuloy mo ang magandang gawain!
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Keep up the good work!

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