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Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word pag-asa in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word pag-asa:

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[noun]  hope; trust; dependence; chance; anticipation; romantic hope

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Nagla ang pag-asa ko dahil sa sinabi niyá.
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My hope disappeared because of what she said.
Hindî na binuhay ni Nena ang pag-asang mangunguna sa pagsusulit.
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Nena did not revive her hope of ranking at the top with the exam.
Huwág mawalán ng pag-asa kahit iláng beses ka pang mabigô.
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Don't give up hope even if you fail many times.
Kawalán ng pag-asa ang pumápatáy sa kumpiyansa ko sa sarili.
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Hopelessness is killing my self-confidence.
Ang kabataan ang pag-asa ng bansâ.
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The youth are the hope of the country.
Hindî tayo dapat mawalán ng pag-asa.
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We must not lose hope.
Hindî na siyá nagdesisyón matapos mawalán ng pag-asa.
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He no longer decided after having lost hope.

User-submitted Example Sentences (7):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
May pag-asa para sa lahat.
Tatoeba Sentence #1876188 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
There's hope for everybody.

Pag-asa ang huling namamatay.
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Hope dies last.

Kung saan may buhay, may pag-asa.
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Where there's life, there's hope.

Kung saan may buhay, may pag-asa.
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Where there is life, there is hope.

Di man ako sumuko sa walang pag-asa.
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I didn't give up for lack of hope.

Ang kabataan ay ang pag-asa ng kinabukasan.
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Children are the hope of tomorrow.

Hindi pinapakain ng pag-asa ang mga pamilya natin.
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Hope doesn't feed our familes.

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Alternate spelling(s):
asa, paasa, pa-asa, pagasa, pag-aasa, pagaasa
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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How to pronounce pag-asa:

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Markup Code:
Related Filipino Words:
asaasahanumasamaasahanmaáasahanAsa ka pa!paasahinmakaasaiasakawalán ng pag-asa
Related English Words:
hopetrustdependencechanceanticipationromantic hope
Grammatical Ligature:
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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