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

Definition for the Tagalog word hiwain:

hiwain  Play audio #8892Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to slice something open; to cut something with a knife; to slice something; to slice something off; to cut something; to dissect something

Verb conjugations of hiwain:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: hiwaConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
hiwain  Play audio #8892
hini  Play audio #26012
hinihi  Play audio #26014
hihiwain  Play audio #26015
Verb family:
maghiwâ  |  
ihi  |  
ipaghi  |  
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Hiwain" means to "cut" specifically when using a knife to do the cutting.

There is not enough data for this entry to determine if it is more common in formal or casual speech.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Hiwain Example Sentences in Tagalog: (2)
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Hihiwain ko ang limón
I will cut the lemon.
Hiwain mo iyón
Slice that off.

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How to pronounce hiwain:

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Related English Words:
slice openslice something opendissectdissectsdissecteddissecting.slice offsliceslicesslicedslicingcutcutscuttingcut intocutting intocut into slicescut slicescutcutscuttingcutcutscuttingcut with a knife
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