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nakakahiya

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

Definition for the Tagalog word nakakahiya:


nakákahiyâ  Play audio #9725Save to Flash Cards
[adjective]  embarrassing; awkward; disgraceful; shameful; unworthy; scandalous; humiliating

Root: hiya
Very Frequent
Example Sentences Available Icon Nakakahiya Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Nakákahiyâ ang inasal mo kanina
The way you behaved earlier was embarrassing.
Nakákahiyâ
How embarrassing!
Huwág tayong magkákalát dito kasí nakákahiyâ.
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Let us not strew litter / behave inappropriately here because it would be embarrassing.
Napípilitan lang akóng sumama sa kanilá kasí nakákahiyâ kung hindî.
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I have no choice but to join them because it would be embarrassing if I won't.

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Alternate spelling(s):
nakahihiya
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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How to pronounce nakakahiya:

NAKAKAHIYA AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #9725
Markup Code:
[rec:9725]
Related Filipino Words:
hiyâdyahemahiyainmahiyâPahiyá ka no?langyâhiyang-hiyâwalanghiyâmapahiyâkahihiyán
Related English Words:
disgracefulshamefulunworthyscandaloushumiliatingembarrassingawkward
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
nakakahiyang
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