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

Definition for the Tagalog word mahusay:

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[adjective]  able; skilled; accomplished; excellent; efficient; okay; better; good (at something); good (condition); well done

Root: husay
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Ginanáp ang mahusay na pagtatanghál ni Callie kagabí.
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Callie's wonderful performance took place last night.
Mahusay akóng magsalitâ ng Inglés.
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I'm skilled/good at speaking English.
Nakákamít ng púrsigidong empleyado ang gantimpa para sa mahusay na pagtátrabaho.
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A persistent employee receives the rewards for a job well done.
Nalulunod din ang mga mahusay lumangóy
Good swimmers drown, too.
Ikókonsiderá ka ng kompanyá kung totoóng mahusay ka
The company will consider you if you're truly excellent.
Magpapa-pícture silá sa mahusay na potógrapó
They will have their pictures taken by a good photographer.

User-submitted Example Sentences (6):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Talagang mahusay ang sine.
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This movie is just great.

Ikaw ay isang mahusay na kusinero.
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You are a good cook.

Mahusay naman ang lahat sa tahanan.
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All are well at home.

Di niya isip na mahusay ang manunulat.
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He doesn't think that the writer is great.

May nahanap akong isang mahusay na Mehikanong karinderya.
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I found a good Mexican restaurant.

Sinumang nakakaintindi ng musika'y nakakasabi bang mahusay ang pagtunog niya?
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Who that understands music could say his playing is good?

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How to pronounce mahusay:

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Related Filipino Words:
husaykahusayanpaghusayanpinakamahusaynapakahusayihusayhindí mahusay
Related English Words:
okayablecapableaccomplishedbettergoodskilledskillfulefficientexcellentwell done
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