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

Definition for the Tagalog word pulis:

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[noun]  police; police officer; policeman; policewoman

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Tinarget ng mga pulís ang bahay ni Lorenz.
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The cops targeted Lorenz's house.
Inimbestigahán ng pulís si Dennis.
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The police investigated Dennis.
Ang sabi ng pulís, "Arestado ka!"
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The police said, "You are under arrest!"
Paano nadídiskubré ng pulís ang kuta ng mga kriminál?
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How does the police discover the criminal hideout?
Sasailalim ang magkapatíd sa proteksiyón ng pulís.
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The siblings will come under police protection.
Maghahain kamí ng demanda laban sa mga tiwalíng pulís.
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We will file a suit against corrupt police officers.
Anóng proteksiyón ang inirerekomenda ng pulís?
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What protection is recommended by the police?
Sásaksakín mo ba akó kung isúsuplóng kitá sa pulís?
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Will you stab me if I report you to the police?
Tinátawagan ng babae ang pulís.
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The woman is calling the police.
Irérepórt kitá sa pulís kung hindî mo akó títigilan.
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I will report you to the police if you don't leave me alone.

User-submitted Example Sentences (7):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ako ay isang pulis.
Tatoeba Sentence #2800251 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm a policeman.

Katatawag lang sa akin ng pulis.
Tatoeba Sentence #3079016 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I just got a call from the police.

Sabi ng pulis sa kanila, "Pigil."
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The policemen said to them, "Stop."

Umuwi ka at tawagan mo ang pulis!
Tatoeba Sentence #2420455 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Go back home and call the police!

Gusto mo ba na tatawag ako ng pulis?
Tatoeba Sentence #2844353 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Do you want me to call the police?

Hindi pinaniwalaan ng pulis ang kwento ni Tom.
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The police didn't believe Tom's story.

Ang batang magnanakaw ay hindi nakita muli ng mga pulis.
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The young snatcher wasn't spotted by the police again.

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policepolice officerpolicemanpolicewoman
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