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

Definition for the Tagalog word pumalag:

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[verb]  to squirm; to react or fight back after being hurt or attacked

Verb conjugations of pumalag:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: palagConjugation Type: -Um-
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Inaka niyáng hindî pápalág ang bíktima.
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He thought the victim won't fight back.
Pumalág siyá habang pinoposasan siyá
He resisted while he was being handcuffed.
Hindî akó pumalág sa atake ni Hilda. 
I didn't react to Hilda's attack.
Pumalág ang PNP sa ulat ni Robredo. 
The PNP squirmed at Robredo's report.
Nasugatan ang pumalág na bíktima
The victim who fought back got hurt.
Hindî pumápalág ang mga sanggól
Babies don't resist.
Tiningnán niyá ang pumápalág na uod
He looked at the wiggling worm.
Pumápalág ang nahuling mágnanakaw
The thief is resisting arrest.
Waláng pumápalág kayâ waláng pagbabago
No one resists that's why there's no change.
Pápalág ang koponáng minsang natalo namin
The team we once beat will fight back.

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reactfightfight backsquirmsquirmssquirmedsquirming
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