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

Definition for the Tagalog word manlaban:

manlabán  Play audio #23905Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to resist; to defend oneself

Verb conjugations of manlaban:

Root: labanConjugation Type: Man-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
manlabán  Play audio #23905
nanlabán  Play audio #23907
nanlálabán  Play audio #23908
manlálabán  Play audio #23909
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Example Sentences Available Icon Manlaban Example Sentences in Tagalog: (13)
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Manlálabán akó kung kailangan
I will fight if need be!
Nanlálabán siyá nang buóng lakás
She fights/resists with all her might.
Huwág manlabán kung may baríl ang mágnanakaw
Don't resist if the thief has a gun.
Nanlálabán nang hustó si Mina sa lalaki
Mina fights hard against the man.
Hindî nanlabán si Rina kayâ hindî siyá nasaktán.
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Rina didn't fight back so she wasn't hurt.
Manlálabán ka ba kung ninanakawan ka?
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Would you fight if you were being robbed?
Napahamak siyá nang manlabán siyá
She was injured when she resisted.
Manlabán kung sa palagáy mo ay ta ka
Defend yourself if you think you are right.
Sana ay mas nanlabán pa akó sa kaniyá
I should have tried harder to fight him off.
Bukód diyán, nanlabán din si Gail. 
Besides that, Gail also fought back.

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How to pronounce manlaban:

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resistresistsresistedresistingdefend oneselfdefenddefendsdefendeddefending
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