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Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word kanais-nais in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word kanais-nais:

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[adjective]  desirable; wholesome

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Kailangan mong gapiín ang mga hindî kanáis-nais na kaisipán.
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You need to beat all undesirable thoughts.
Dapat maglaán ng oras sa kanáis-nais na libangan.
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Devote time in wholesome recreation.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Kapag malaman ng aking mga magulang na pumarito ka, maaari silang gumawa ng bagay na hindi kanais-nais.
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If my parents find out you came over, they could do something crazy.

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How to pronounce kanais-nais:

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Related Filipino Words:
naisnaisinpagnanaismagnaishindí kanáis-nais
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