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piliin

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

Definition for the Tagalog word piliin:


piliin  Play audio #19538Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to choose something; to select something; to single out something; to pick out something


Verb conjugations of piliin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: piliConjugation Type: -In Verb
Infinitive:
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
Infinitive:
piliin  Play audio #19538
Past:
pini  Play audio #19539
Present:
pinipi  Play audio #19540
Future:
pipiliin  Play audio #19541
Verb family:
piliin
 |  
mapi  |  
mami  |  
pumi  |  
pagpilián  |  
mákapi  |  
papiliin  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Piliin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (14)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Pini kong magbitíw bilang pinuno ng grupo.
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I chose to resign as the group's leader.
Pinipi ko siyáng magíng kagrupo.
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I choose him as my groupmate.
Pinipi ko ang siyénsiyá kaysa relihiyón.
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I choose sciene over religion.
La kong pinipi kung anó ang ta.
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I always choose what is right.
Pini ni Josh na saktán ang pu ni Aurora.
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Josh chose to break Aurora's heart.
Pini niyá ang ikaapat na opsiyón.
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She chose the fourth option.
Pini ni Agatha ang mas makabuluháng karera.
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Agatha chose a more meaningful career.
Pini ng ba ang aklát.
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The child chose the book.
Pinipi ng kontrabida ang kadiliman.
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The villain chooses the darkness.
Piliin mo kung alín ang gustó mo.
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Choose the item that you like.
Alín ang pini mo?
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Which item did you choose?
Sino ang pipiliin mo sa dalawáng kandidato?
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Whom would you select between the two candidates?
Kung mag-áasawa ka, piliin mo yung taong talagáng mahál mo.
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If you will get married, choose the person that you truly love.
Dapat pinipi nang mabuti and taong pápakasalán.
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The person one intends to marry must be chosen carefully.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Pinili ni Tomas na tumira sa Boston.
Tatoeba Sentence #2092874 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom chose to live in Boston.


Pipiliin ko ang mamatay kaysa magnakaw.
Tatoeba Sentence #2940935 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I would rather die than steal from others.


Mas pipiliin ko ang pamamasyal kaysa sa panonood ng palabas.
Tatoeba Sentence #3086375 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I prefer going for a walk to seeing the movie.


Mga kaibigan: isang pamilya kung saan pinipili natin ang mga miyembro.
Tatoeba Sentence #2936225 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Friends: a family of which we chose the members.


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How to pronounce piliin:

PILIIN AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #19538
Markup Code:
[rec:19538]
Related Filipino Words:
pilîpimapipumimamimapipagpipiliánpagpipamimipagpilián
Related English Words:
choosechosechoosingchosenchoosesselectselectsselectedselectingsingle outsingled outsingling outpickpickspickedpickingpick outpicked out
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