Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word tanga in the Tagalog Dictionary.
Definition for the Tagalog word tanga:
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[noun/adjective] idiot; stupid; dumb ass; idiotic; stupid; asinine
Tanga Example Sentences in Tagalog: (5)
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Tangá ang tawag sa isáng tao kapág hindî lubós na pinag-íisipan ang kaniyáng sinasabi
An idiot is what someone is called when he does not really think about what he says.
Madalás akóng tawaging tangá ng kaaway ko sa klase
I am often called a stupid by my enemy in class.
Subukan mo akóng bansagán ng tangá nang masapak kitá
Try to call me a jerk so I can punch you.
Sinabihan ka niyáng tangá sa pag-ibig
He told you that you are stupid in love?
Nagmukhâ akóng tangá sa haráp nilá
It made me look stupid in front of them.
User-submitted Example Sentences (1):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Mukha kang tanga
. Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You look stupid.
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Alternate spelling(s): shangaAlternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.
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How to pronounce tanga:
TANGA AUDIO CLIP:
Related Filipino Words:tumangátangá-tangákatangahán
Related English Words:jerkdoltidiotstupidstupid personidioticasininedumbassdumb ass
This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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