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

Definition for the Tagalog word kontra:

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[noun]  a vote against
[adjective]  counter; negative; against; anti; con

Root: kontra
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Kontra ang mga mámamayán sa lockdown ng Kalakháng Mayni.
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The people are against Metro Manila's lockdown.
Nanánawagan silá sa mahístrado na ipatigil ang pagpápatupád ng batás kontra terorismo.
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They call on the magistrate to stop the enforcement of the anti-terrorism law.
Kailán ang implementasyón ng batás kontra terorismo?
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When is the implementation of the anti-terrorism law?
Nagprotesta ang mga kabataan kontra korupsiyón.
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The youth protested against corruption.
Nanalo ang Ginebra kontra San Miguel.
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Ginebra won against San Miguel.
Pinaigtíng ng pámahalaán ang kampanya kontra droga.
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The government intensified the campaign against drugs.
Kasali tayong lahát sa laban kontra Covid-19.
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We are all involved in the fight against Covid-19.
Kumustá ang giyera kontra COVID-19?
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How's the war against COVID-19?

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Kontra sa diborsyo ang Simbahang Katolika.
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The Catholic Church is opposed to divorce.

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How to pronounce kontra:

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Related English Words:
conagainstcounternegativea vote againstanti
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