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

Definition for the Tagalog word tanggihan:

tanggihán  Play audio #9061Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to refuse something; to disallow something; to deny something; to decline something

Verb conjugations of tanggihan:

Focus:  Object Focus Icon Object   Root: tanggiConjugation Type: -An
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Contemplated (Future):
tanggihán  Play audio #9061
tinanggihán  Play audio #19741
tinátanggihán  Play audio #19742
tátanggihán  Play audio #19743
Verb family:
tumanggí  |  
itanggí  |  
makatanggí  |  
Example Sentences Available Icon Tanggihan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (9)
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Tanggihán mo kung ayaw mo.
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Refuse it if you don't want it.
Hindî kitá kayang tanggihán kasí mahál kitá.
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I can't say no to you because I love you.
Tinanggihán ko yung ice cream kasí busóg na akó.
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I passed up the ice cream because I was already full.
Hindî ko tátanggihán ang grasya ng Diyós.
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I will not refuse something as good as that.
Tinátanggihán ni Arthur ang mga imbitasyón sa kaniyá.
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Arthur is declining the invitations to him.
Bakit niyá tinanggihán ang alók mo?
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Why did she refuse your offer?
Tinanggihán ng Pilipinas ang tulong ng Estados Unidos.
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The Philippines declined the help of the United States.
Tinanggihán ni Rowena ang oportunidád na magtrabaho sa Japan. 
Rowena turned down the opportunity to work in Japan.
Tinanggihán ko ang yaya ng mga kaibigan ko
I rejected my friends' invitation.
Alternate spelling(s):
taggihan, tinaggihan, tataggihan, tinataggihan
Alternate spellings may include: abbreviations, informal spellings, slang, and/or commonly misspelled variations.

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