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kawawa

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

Definition for the Tagalog word kawawa:


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[adjective]  poor; pitiful; pitiable; deserving pity

Root: kawawa
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Example Sentences Available Icon Kawawa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (3)
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Ang kawawang ba ay nadapâ.
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The poor (pitiable) child stumbled.
Binaríl ng lasíng ang kawawang aso.
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The drunk person shot the poor dog.
Sinúsuntók ng matangkád na lalaki ang kawawang tindero
The tall man is punching the poor vendor.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Kawawang pusa! Hindi niya mahuli ang maliksing daga.
Tatoeba Sentence #7139222 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Poor cat! She can't catch the nimble mouse.


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How to pronounce kawawa:

KAWAWA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #8630
Markup Code:
[rec:8630]
Related English Words:
poorpitifulpitiabledeserving pity
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
kawawang
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