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

Definition for the Tagalog word makulong:

makulóng  Play audio #14057Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be jailed; to be imprisoned; to be confined

Verb conjugations of makulong:

Root: kulongConjugation Type: Ma-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makulóng  Play audio #14057
nakulóng  Play audio #23432
nakúkulóng  Play audio #23433
makúkulóng  Play audio #23434
Verb family:
ikulóng  |  
ipakulóng  |  
magkulóng  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Makulong Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
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Nakulóng ang kriminál nang sampúng taón.
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The criminal was imprisoned for 10 years.
Mágpakabaít ka kung ayaw mong makulóng.
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Be good if you don't want to be imprisoned.
Gustó mo bang makulóng?
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Do you want to be in jail?
Nanganganib na makulóng si Leo nang limáng buwán.
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Leo faces the prospect of five months in prison.
Tinanóng ko siyá kung bakit siyá nakulóng.
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I asked him why he was committed.
Nakulóng si Loida dahil sa kriméng nagawâ niyá.
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Loida spent time in jail for her crime.
Nakúkulóng ang taong waláng galang sa batás.
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A person who doesn't respect the law goes to jail.
Makúkulóng siyá at patuloy na mapápariwarâ.
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She will be sent to jail and continue her wayward life.
Mamámatáy sa gutom ang mga taong makúkulóng sa loób.
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Those who will be trapped inside will die of starvation.
Makúkulóng si Jess dahil sa tangkáng pagpatáy.
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Jess will be in jail for attempted murder.
Makúkulóng ka
You'll end up in jail.
Nakulóng kamí pagkaraán ng isáng linggó
We were imprisoned one week later.
Nakúkulóng silá sa lumúlubóg na barkó
They're being trapped in the sinking ship!
Nakúkulóng ng mga buról ang nayon namin
Our village is confined by hills.
Nasi ang doorknob kayâ nakulóng kamí nang mga dalawáng oras sa kuwarto.
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The doorknob broke that's why we got locked inside the room for about two hours.

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How to pronounce makulong:

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jailedimprisonedput in jailputting in jailputs in jailconfinedconfinesconfininfconfine
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