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

Definition for the Tagalog word ikuwento:

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[verb]  to narrate something; to tell a story; to tell stories

Verb conjugations of ikuwento:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: kuwentoConjugation Type: I-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
ikuwento  Play audio #10630
ikinuwento  Play audio #39644
ikinukuwento  Play audio #39645
ikukuwento  Play audio #39646
Verb family:
magkuwento  |  
maikuwento  |  
There is not enough data for this entry to determine if it is more common in formal or casual speech.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Ikuwento Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Naiyák akó sa ikinuwento mo.
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Your story made me cry.
Matátawá ka sa ikukuwento ko sa iyó.
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You will be amused with / laugh at what I'll tell you.
Ikinuwento niyá kung paano siyá nag-adjúst
She narrated how she adjusted.
Malúlungkót ka sa ikukuwento ko sa iyó.
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You would feel sad with what I am about to tell you.
Tumatayô ang mga balahibo ko sa ikinuwento mo.
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Your story is giving me goosebumps. / My hair is standing up at your story.

User-submitted Example Sentences (9):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Talagang gusto ko itong mga kuwento.
Tatoeba Sentence #1814080 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I really like these stories.

Naparinig ko rin ang kahawig na kuwento.
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I also heard a similar story.

Nabuhay ang kuwentong dumaraan nang tao-tao.
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The story lived on, passed from person to person.

Hindi pinaniwalaan ng pulis ang kwento ni Tom.
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The police didn't believe Tom's story.

Naniniwala ka pa ba sa mga kwentong tulad nito?
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Do you still believe in this kind of stories?

Binabasa niya ang isang kuwentong nakakatuwa sa mga bata.
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She read an amusing story to the children.

Gusto ng mga batang makarinig ng isang nakakatakot na kwento.
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The children wanted to hear a scary story.

Ang babaeng malungkot at matindi ang pag-iyak ay kinuwento ang kanyang istorya.
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The unhappy woman, drowned in tears, told her story.

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Alternate spelling(s):
ikwento, ikinwento, ikinukwento, ikukwento, kuwento, kinukwento, kinukuwento, kukuwento, kwento, kinwento, kinukwento, kukwento, ikwinento, ikwinikwento, ikwinikuwento, kinuwento, kinwento, kinukuwento, kinukwento, ikinuento, ikuento, ikinukuento, ikukuento
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce ikuwento:

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Related English Words:
narratenarratesnarratednarratingtell a storytell storiestells a storytells storiestold a storytold storiestelling a storytelling stories
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