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

Definition for the Tagalog word kumbaga:

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[expression]  like; that is to say; in a sense; as if; it seems

Root: kumbaga
Very Frequent
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Kumbagá magtinô ka na
That is to say, fix your life.
Para siláng mag-iná kumbagá
They're like mother and child in a sense.
Kumbagá sa halaman, kailangan nitó ng lu para mabuhay
Like a plant, it needs soil to survive.
Kumbagá sa boksing, tátagál akó ng maramimg round. 
Like in boxing, I will last many rounds.

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Matanda na baga siya, malusog naman at aktibo.
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Old as he is, he is very healthy and active.

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Alternate spelling(s):
kung baga, kungbaga, baga
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How to pronounce kumbaga:

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Related English Words:
that is to saylikeas ifin a waylet's sayseemsit seemsin a sense
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