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

Definition for the Tagalog word makasakay:

makasakáy  Play audio #9535Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be able to ride on a vehicle

Verb conjugations of makasakay:

Root: sakayConjugation Type: Maka-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makasakáy  Play audio #9535
nakasakáy  Play audio #23335
nakákasakáy  Play audio #23336
makákasakáy  Play audio #23337
Verb family:
sakyán  |  
sumakáy  |  
masakyán  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Makasakay Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Nakasakáy ka na ba sa kabayo?
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Have you ever ridden a horse?
Hindî pa akó nakákasakáy sa helicopter.
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I have not yet ridden in a helicopter.
Bakâ hindî tayo makasakáy sa bus.
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We might not be able to ride the bus.
Bubuhatin kitá para makasakáy ka sa kabayo
I will lift you up so you can ride on the horse.
Itó ang unang beses na makákasakáy si Anna sa eroplano
This is the first time Anna will be able to ride on an airplane.

User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
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Nakasakay ako sa eroplano limang minutos bago ito lumipad.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917764 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I got to my plane five minutes before takeoff.

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