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puwede

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

Definition for the Tagalog word puwede:


puwede  Play audio #5683Save to Flash Cards
[pseudo-verb]  can; can be; could; possible; allowed; may (allowed)

Root: puwede
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Puwede," meaning "can" in English, usually has an element of seeking or granting permission for something or to be allowed to do something (Ex: Can I go to th movies?). This is different than "kaya" or the "Maka-" verb conjugations which also mean "can," but in a different way - as in having the "ability" to do something / being able to do something (Ex: I can walk because my leg has healed.)

String frequency indicator:

Very Frequent
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Puwede Example Sentences in Tagalog: (64)
Example sentences created by professional Filipino teachers and writers.
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Puwede ba tayong magkita bukas?
Play audio #29398 Play audio #29399
 
Can we meet up together tomorrow?
Puwede ba tayong mag-usap?
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Can we talk? / Can we have a talk?
Hindî puwede.
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It can't be.
Hindî ka na puwedeng umatrás sa kásunduan.
Play audio #36991
 
You can no longer back out of the agreement.
Naghanáp akó ng pwedeng kong kainin.
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I looked for something I can eat.
Pwede ba kitáng asahan?
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Can I rely on / trust you?
Puwede bang ikáw muna ang magbayad para sa akin?
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Could you pay for me first?
Kúkumpirmahín nilá kung puwedeng ipagkaloób ang hilíng mo.
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They will confirm if they can grant your request.
Saán akó puwedeng kumuha ng taksi?
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Where can I get a taxi?
Saán kamí puwedeng magbayad?
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Where can we pay?
Kinúkumpirmá pa nilá kung puwede kang sumama sa amin.
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They're still confirming if you're allowed to join us.
Puwede kang magsilbí bilang tagapayo ng mga estudyante.
Play audio #34672 Play audio #34673
 
You are qualified to be the students' adviser.
Kailán ka puwedeng magsimulâ?
Play audio #32029 Play audio #32030
 
When can you start?
Puwede ba magíng asawa ka?
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Will you be my wife?
Puwede ba kitáng yakapin?
Play audio #32019 Play audio #32020
 
May I hug you?

User-submitted Example Sentences (50):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Puwede kang pumaroon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1611624 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You may go there.


Puwede mong gawin iyan.
Tatoeba Sentence #7487665 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You're allowed to do that.


Hindi ako pwede ngayon.
Tatoeba Sentence #2766742 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I can't right now.


Puwede ba akong umuwi na?
Tatoeba Sentence #1707369 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I go home?


Puwede ang anumang libro.
Tatoeba Sentence #1800590 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Any book will do.


Puwede bang magdutsa ako?
Tatoeba Sentence #1611728 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I take a shower?


Hindi ka pwedeng humindi.
Tatoeba Sentence #2912215 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You can't say no.


Pwede na isang libong yen.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917948 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
A thousand yen will do.


Puwede kang mag-aral dito.
Tatoeba Sentence #1820565 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You can study here.


Puwede ba kitang kausapin?
Tatoeba Sentence #4491787 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I talk to you?


Pwede rin ba akong sumama?
Tatoeba Sentence #2790094 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can I come too?


Pwede mo ba akong tulungan?
Tatoeba Sentence #1020819 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can you possibly help me?


Pwede mo ba akong tulungan?
Tatoeba Sentence #1020819 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Will you please help me?


Puwede mo bang ulitin iyon?
Tatoeba Sentence #1681176 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can you say that again?


Puwede mo bang tawagan siya?
Tatoeba Sentence #1848367 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can you call him?


Ano pang pwede ninyong gawin?
Tatoeba Sentence #3033094 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
What else can you do?


Di ka puwedeng lumangoy dito.
Tatoeba Sentence #1715583 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You can't swim here.


Pwede mo bang mapa-ayos iyan?
Tatoeba Sentence #2772592 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can you get it repaired?


Pwede ko bang buksan ang ilaw?
Tatoeba Sentence #2763336 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I switch on the light?


Puwede bang patayin mo ang TV?
Tatoeba Sentence #4643142 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Could you turn off the TV?


Saan puwedeng mamili ng libro?
Tatoeba Sentence #2038658 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Where can one buy books?


Pwede bang huwag mo gawin iyan?
Tatoeba Sentence #2772599 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Would you mind not doing that?


Pwede kong hawakan ang buhok mo?
Tatoeba Sentence #2895958 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can I touch your hair?


Puwede kang umuwi kung gusto mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214919 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You can go home if you want to.


Hindi ka nila pwedeng sisantehin.
Tatoeba Sentence #3086299 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
They can't fire you.


Di niya puwedeng sinabing ganoon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1800589 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She can not have said such a thing.


Puwede ko bang buksan ang bintana?
Tatoeba Sentence #1356665 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can I open the window?


Hindi akong pwede kumain ng karne.
Tatoeba Sentence #2917668 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I can't eat meat.


Puwede bang akin na itong magasin?
Tatoeba Sentence #1863018 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I have this magazine?


Pwede mo bang ulitin ang sinabi mo?
Tatoeba Sentence #2804951 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can you repeat what you said?


Sino ang may gusto, pwedeng kumuha.
Tatoeba Sentence #2941193 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Whoever wants it may take it.


Pwede akong kumuha ng litrato dito?
Tatoeba Sentence #4004100 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I take pictures here?


Magsalita ka kung puwede; ano ka ba?
Tatoeba Sentence #1780697 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Speak, if you can; what are you?


Sori, pero di ako puwedeng magtagal.
Tatoeba Sentence #2175453 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I'm sorry, I can't stay long.


Puwede ba sa akin ang papel na sako?
Tatoeba Sentence #2132621 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can I have a paper bag?


Pwede mong kainin ang natitirang pay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2829000 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You can have the rest of the pie.


Puwede na bang magsimulang kumain ako?
Tatoeba Sentence #1947312 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I begin to eat?


Sulatan mo ako nang kaagad mong puwede.
Tatoeba Sentence #1656157 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please write to me as soon as you can.


Pwede po ba akong makakuha ng mga kupon?
Tatoeba Sentence #5638684 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I have coupon tickets?


Puwede ba tayong magsalita nang pribado?
Tatoeba Sentence #1614247 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can we talk in private?


Puwede ko bang hiramin ang bisikleta mo?
Tatoeba Sentence #1881393 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I borrow your bicycle?


Puwede ko bang irekomenda ang ibang otel?
Tatoeba Sentence #1677965 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I recommend another hotel?


Puwede bang magrolerskeyt sa parkeng ito?
Tatoeba Sentence #1734655 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can we roller-skate in this park?


"Puwede bang samahan kita?" "Bakit hindi?"
Tatoeba Sentence #1667779 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
"May I join you?" "Why not?"


Puwede muna sa amin si Tom kung gusto niya
Tatoeba Sentence #7894327 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom can stay with us if he wants to.


Puwede mo bang alisin ang bara sa printer?
Tatoeba Sentence #1626753 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can you unjam the printer?


Siya ba ay pwedeng pumunta sa pulong bukas?
Tatoeba Sentence #2772596 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can she come to the meeting tomorrow?


Puwede mo bang sabihin sa akin kung ano ito?
Tatoeba Sentence #1643555 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can you tell me what this is?


Puwede kang pumili kung alinman ang gusto mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #4491766 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You may choose whichever you want.


Puwede mong kunin ang libro kung mababasa mo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1945041 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You may take the book if you can read it.


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Alternate spelling(s):
p'wede, wede, pwede, puede, pede, pwde, pwd, pde, pupuwede, pupwede, pe-puwede, pe-pwede, pepwede, pepuwede, pwedi, puwedi, pewede
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.


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How to pronounce puwede:

PUWEDE AUDIO CLIP:
Play audio #5683
Markup Code:
[rec:5683]
Related Filipino Words:
hindî puwedepuwéde-puwedekung puwede lang
Related English Words:
can becouldcould beallowedpossiblepossiblycan
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