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

Definition for the Tagalog word gaya:

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[noun]  imitation
[adjective]  like; similar to; in the manner; resembling

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Hindî kamí agád nagkatrabaho gaya ng ináasahan namin.
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Work did not come as soon as we had hoped.
Gaya ng dapat iexpéct, hindî siyá dumatíng.
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As expected, he didn't come (was a no-show).
Binalikán ka ba ni Tom gaya ng sinabi niyá?
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Did Tom go back to you like he said he would?

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Mahalin mo ang iba gaya ng pagmamahal mo sa sarili!
Tatoeba Sentence #2846031 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Love others as you love yourself!

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How to pronounce gaya:

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Related English Words:
imitationlikesimilar toin the mannerresembling
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