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

Definition for the Tagalog word tamad:

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[adjective]  lazy; idle; sluggish

Root: tamad
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Nagíng tamád na kayó!
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You all have become lazy!
Tamád ang asawa ni Laura. Ayaw magtrabaho.
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Laura's husband is lazy. He doesn't want to work.
Hindî madalás nagkakatrabaho ang taong tamád.
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A lazy person often doesn't get a job.
Sana hindî lumakíng tamád ang anák ni Tom kagaya niyá.
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I hope Tom's son does not grow up to be a lazy man like him.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Naging tamad na kayo!
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You are becoming lazy!

Siya'y tamad at sakim.
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He's greedy and lazy.

Sa madaling salita, siya ay tamad.
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In other words, he is lazy.

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Alternate spelling(s):
tatamad, katamad
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