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

Definition for the Tagalog word halos:

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[adverb]  nearly; almost; about; approximately

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

Example Sentences Available Icon Halos Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Nagkákahalagá ng halos isandaáng libong piso ang bagong bag ni Ella.
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Ella's new bag is worth almost one hundred thousand pesos.
Sa United States, nanguna si Harry Truman sa halos lahát ng poll.
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In the United States, Harry Truman led in nearly every poll.
Halos himatayín akó nang tutukan niyá akó ng baríl
I almost fainted when he pointed a gun at me.
Makakapagtalâ ang COMELEC ng halos tatlóng milyóng bagong botante
The COMELEC will register nearly three million new voters.
Dumugô nang halos waláng tigil ang sugat ni Penelope. 
Penelope's wound bled profusely / non-stop.
Noóng gera walâ halos makain ang mga tao.
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During the war the people hardly had anything to eat.

User-submitted Example Sentences (11):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Halos handa na ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #1811811 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I am almost ready.

Halos hatinggabi na dito.
Tatoeba Sentence #1710544 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
It's almost midnight here.

Halos handa na ang hapunan.
Tatoeba Sentence #2826716 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Dinner is almost ready.

Halos imposibleng gawin 'yan.
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That's almost impossible to do.

Halos walang naniwala sa kanya.
Tatoeba Sentence #1607476 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Almost no one believed him.

Halos 200 milyon na tao na sa Brazil.
Tatoeba Sentence #1358313 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Brazil has almost 200 million inhabitants.

Si Tom ay pumupunta rito halos araw-araw.
Tatoeba Sentence #2669552 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom comes here nearly every day.

Halos sirain ng eskandalo ang kanyang karera.
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The scandal nearly wrecked her career.

Napakahaba naman ng pantalong iyan. Halos abot sahig.
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Those pants are much too long. They almost touch the ground.

Pagkatapos ng halos isang buwan, natatandaan ko pa ang salita.
Tatoeba Sentence #2838087 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
After almost a month I still remember the word.

Sa bansang Hapon, halos lahat ng pamilya ay may isang "washing machine".
Tatoeba Sentence #2909497 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
In Japan, practically every family has a washing machine.

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