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

Definition for the Tagalog word pamatay:

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[noun]  anything used for killing or turning off or extinguishing
[adjective]  stunning clothes (colloquial); killer (smile)

Root: patay
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Gumamit ng mga pamatáy sunog upang maapu ang apóy.
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Use fire extinguishers to put out the flame.

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How to pronounce pamatay:

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Related Filipino Words:
patáypatayínpumatáypagpatáyMamatáy ka na!mapatáypatáy-patayanpatayanmagpatáymagkámatayan
Related English Words:
stunning; killer
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