Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word hinikayat.
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The Tagalog word hinikayat is the Filipino verb hikayatin » conjugated in the Completed aspect ( past tense )

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[verb]  to persuade someone; to cajole someone

Verb conjugations of hikayatin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: hikayatConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
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hinikayat  Play audio #38740
hiníhikayat  Play audio #38741
híhikayatin  Play audio #38742
Hinikayat Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Hikayatin mo siyáng isabuhay ang mga isinulat mo.
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Encourage him to apply what he wrote.
Hikayatin mo si Cyrus na ipahayág ang natutuhan niyá.
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Persuade Cyrus to express what he learned.
Hinikayat akó ni Alden na piliin ang ta.
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Alden encouraged me to choose what is right.
Sino ang hinikayat mong pumuntá rito?
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Whom did you persuade to come here?
Hinikayat nilá akóng magbakasyón sa probínsiya.
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They cajoled me into taking a vacation in the province.
Hiníhikayat siyá ni Olive na sumali sa dulaan.
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Olive encourages him to join the play.
Hiníhikayat si Jerry na magíng matapát kay Queenie.
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Jerry is persuaded to be faithful to Queenie.
Híhikayatin ni Gerardo si Zaida na manoód ng pelíkulá.
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Gerardo will persuade Zaida to watch a movie.
Híhikayatin kong kumain ng gulay si Bonbon.
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I will persuade Bonbon to eat vegetables.
Hinikayat akóng pangalanan ang mga kasabwát sa krimén.
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I was convinced to name the accomplices to the crime.
Hikayatin mo ang anák mo na tularan ang taong mabuti
Encourage your child to emulate a good person.
Hiníhikayat ko silá na mahalín at patawarin ang isá't isá
I'm encouraging them to love and forgive each other.
Kailán híhikayatin ni James si Mar na sumama sa biyahe nilá sa Taiwan? 
When will James cajole Mar into joining their Taiwan trip?

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