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Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word pigilan in the Tagalog Dictionary.
Definition for the Tagalog word pigilan:
[verb] to prevent something; to stop someone/something; to hold something back; to block something; to prevent something; to hinder something
Verb conjugations of pigilan:
Focus: Object Root: pigilConjugation Type: -An
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Pigilan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
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Itó ang pangyayaring hindî ko kayang pigilan
This is an event beyond ny control.
Tinangkâ nilá akóng pigilan sa pag-alís
They prevented me from leaving.
Ikinadena siyá ng amá niyá para pigilan siyá
His father bound him with chains to hold him back.
Pinigilan siyá ni
Lito at hinila siyáng papasók sa loób
Lito restrained him and dragged him back inside.
Why did you hold me back?
Pinigilan niyá akóng pumasok sa bahay nilá
She blocked me from entering their house.
Pinípigilan ko ang sariling magmurá
I'm preventing myself from cursing.
Kung alám niyá
, bakit hindî niyá pinípigilan itó
If she knows, why doesn't she prevent it?
Pinípigilan niyá ang pag-iyák
He's holding back his tears. / He tries hard not to cry.
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Related Filipino Words:pigilmapigilanmagpigílmapigilpigilinpumigilmakapígil-hiningámakapigildí-mapigilanpagpipigil
Related English Words:preventpreventspreventedpreventinghold backheld backholding backholds backhinderhindershinderedhinderingblockblocksblockedblockingstopstopsstoppedstoppingstop somethingstop someonepreventprevent somethingpreventspreventedpreventing
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