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

Definition for the Tagalog word tangayin:

tangayín  Play audio #11880Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to sweep something away; to carry something along; to snatch something away

Verb conjugations of tangayin:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: tangayConjugation Type: -In Verb
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tangayín  Play audio #11880
tinangáy  Play audio #38780
tinátangáy  Play audio #38781
tátangayín  Play audio #38782
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Example Sentences Available Icon Tangayin Example Sentences in Tagalog: (12)
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Tinátangáy ng agos ang mga maliliít na sasakyán
The current is dragging the small vehicles.
Siguradong tátangayín ng bahâ ang mga gamit mo
The flash flood will surely sweep away your stuff.
Tátangayín siyá nitó mulâ sa kinatátayuán niyá
It will sweep him away from where he is standing.
Takbó, tátangayín kayó nitó
Run. It will sweep you away!
Namatáy ang lalaki matapos tangayín ng bahâ
A man died after being swept by the flood.
Dapat mong tangayín ang mga negatibong kaisipán ng mga tao
You should carry away the negative thoughts of the people.
Hindî mo kailangang tangayín ang iyóng lungkót
You do not need to carry away your sadness.
Tinangáy ng malakíng alon ang maliít na balsá
The big wave swept away the small raft.
Tinangáy ng awit ni Anna ang pighatî ni Elsa. 
Anna's song blew away Elsa's grief.
Tinangáy ng mágnanakaw ang bag ni Cora. 
The thief took away with Cora's bag.
Tinátangáy ng hangin ang mga papél
The wind blows the papers.
Tinátangáy ng bahâ ang mga pananím
The flood is washing away the crops.

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sweep awaysweeps awayswept awaysweeping awaycarry alongcarries alongcarried alongcarrying alongsnatchsnatchessnatchedsnatching
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