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

Definition for the Tagalog word pulisya:

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[noun]  police; police force

Root: pulis
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Anó ang sinabi ng saksí sa pulisya?
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What did the witness say to the police?
Nabaha si Cherry kayâ tumawag siyá sa pulisya.
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Cherry was concerned so she called the police.
Bumabâ ang pagtitiwa sa pulisya.
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Confidence in the police has plummeted.
Nagtungo ang bíktima sa pulisya para magreklamo.
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The victim went to the police to file a compaint.
Sa ngayón ay ináalám pa ng pulisya ang motibo ng pagpatáy sa bíktima.
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For now, the police are still ascertaining the motive for the murder of the victim.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
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Kailangan nating tawagan ang pulisya.
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We should call the police.

Naghanap nang naghanap ang pulisya ng isang nawawalang bagay sa loob ng isang buwan.
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The police kept looking for a stolen article for about one month.

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Alternate spelling(s):
pulisiya, polisya, polisiya
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How to pronounce pulisya:

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Related English Words:
policepolice force
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