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

Definition for the Tagalog word putok:

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[noun]  gunshot; explosion; discharge; bad odor; bad body odor; bang; crack; blast; firing

Root: putok
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Nariníg ko ang mga putók ng baríl
I heard the gunshots.
Grabe ang putók ng lalaking katabí ko sa bus
The body odor of the man beside me on the bus was too much.
Hindî akó sigurado kung anó iyón, ngunit parang putók ng baríl
I'm not sure what it was, but it sounded like a gunshot.
Nagdulot ng malakás na lindól ang putók ng bulkán
The volcanic eruption caused a strong earthquake.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Dalawang tao ang nagsasabing nakarinig sila ng isang putok.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917707 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Two people say they heard a gunshot.

Hindi ako sigurado kung ano iyon, ngunit parang putok ng baril.
Tatoeba Sentence #2809511 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm not sure what it was, but it sounded like a gunshot.

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How to pronounce putok:

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Related Filipino Words:
pumutókputukanmagpaputókiputókpaputókpaputukánpaputukínmagputókHandâ, sipát, putók!pagputók
Related English Words:
crackgunshotgun shotexplosionbad odorbangfiringblastbody odorbangdischarge
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