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

Definition for the Tagalog word sakalin:

sakalín  Play audio #17815Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to choke someone/something; to strangle someone

Verb conjugations of sakalin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: sakalConjugation Type: -In Verb
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
sakalín  Play audio #17815
sinakál  Play audio #23378
sinásakál  Play audio #23379
sásakalín  Play audio #23380
Verb family:
masakal  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Sakalin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (10)
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Huwág mo akóng sakalín.
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Don't strangle me.
Gustó mong sakalín kitá?
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Would you like me to strangle you?
Sinakál ang bíktima.
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The victim was strangled.
Sásakalín kitá kapág mapatunayan kong niloloko mo akó.
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I would choke you if I found out that you're fooling around.
Ang saráp mong sakalín.
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I'd really love to strangle you.
Pabirô akóng sinakál ni Karylle.
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Karylle jokingly choked me.
Sásakalín kitá kapág niloko mo akó.
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I'll strangle you when you cheat on me.
Diyós ko, sinásakál niyá ang ba!
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My God, he's strangling the kid!
Umiyák akó nang sakalín niyá akó.
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I cried when he strangled me.
Sinakál niyá akó kayâ lumaban akó.
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He choked me so I fought back.

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