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

Definition for the Tagalog word pigilin:

pigilin  Play audio #41999Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to restrain someone/something; to prevent something; to curb something; to stop something; to arrest someone

Verb conjugations of pigilin:

Focus:  Locative / Directional Focus Icon Locative   Root: pigilConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
pigilin  Play audio #41999
pinigil  Play audio #42000
pinipigil  Play audio #42001
pipigilin  Play audio #42002
Verb family:
pigilan  |  
mapigilan  |  
magpigíl  |  
pumigil  |  
mapigil  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Pigilin Example Sentences in Tagalog:

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Dapat mo siyang pigilin.
Tatoeba Sentence #2794655 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You must stop him.

Pinigil nila ang musika.
Tatoeba Sentence #1628291 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They stopped the music.

Kahit na pigilin mo ako, di ko iibahin ang isip ko.
Tatoeba Sentence #1838967 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Even if you stop me, I won't change my mind.

Pinigil ko na ang pananagarilyo at parang bagong tao na ako.
Tatoeba Sentence #1593274 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I gave up smoking and I feel like a new man.

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