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

Definition for the Tagalog word iwasan:

iwasan  Play audio #23345Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to avoid something; to evade something; to dodge something; to elude something

Verb conjugations of iwasan:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: iwasConjugation Type: -An
Completed (Past):
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Contemplated (Future):
iwasan  Play audio #23345
iniwasan  Play audio #23346
iníiwasan  Play audio #23347
íiwasan  Play audio #23348
Verb family:
maiwasan  |  
makaiwas  |  
umiwas  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Iwasan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Iwasang maipit sa mga kaguluhan.
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Avoid getting caught in troubles.
Bakit dapat mong iwasan magyabáng?
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Why should you avoid bragging?
Iniwasan niyáng sugatan ang damdamin ni Betty.
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He avoided hurting Betty's feelings.
Iwasan ang galit sa kapwà.
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Avoid anger toward others.
Iwasan ang magkasakít.
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Avoid getting sick.
Mukháng iníiwasan mo si Tom.
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I get the impression that you're avoiding Tom.
Íiwasan mo ang pagkain ng maraming kanin.
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You should avoid eating a lot of rice.
Iniwasan ng driver ang lubák sa kalsada.
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The driver dodged the pothole on the road.
Iníiwasan mo ba akó?
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Are you avoiding me?
Iwasan ang damó
Keep off the grass.
Huwág mong tinítiís kung pwede mo namáng iwasan.
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Don't put up with it if you can avoid it.
Iniwasan ng kandidatong sagutín ang itinanóng sa kaniyá.
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The candidate evaded answering what was asked of him.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Iwasan mong buksan ang bintana; wala akong masyadong hilig na maramdaman ang hangin sa likod ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1658713 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Avoid opening the window; I have no great desire to feel air currents on my back.

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