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

Definition for the Tagalog word tigilan:

tigilan  Play audio #9573
[verb]  to stop something; to put a stop to something; to end something; to discontinue something

Verb conjugations of tigilan:

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Root: tigilConjugation Type: -An
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
tigilan  Play audio #9573
Completed (Past):
tinigilan  Play audio #23619
Uncompleted (Present):
tinítigilan  Play audio #23620
Contemplated (Future):
títigilan  Play audio #23621
Verb family:
tumigil  |  
itigil  |  
matigil  |  
mapatigil  |  
ipatigil  |  
magtigil  |  
magpatigil  |  
ipatigilin  |  
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Pinayuhan siláng tigilan na ang tsismisan.
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They were advised to stop gossiping.
Tigilan na ninyó ang pagsasalitâ laban kay Ricci.
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Stop speaking against Ricci.
Sinabi ko sa iyóng tigilan mo na siyá!
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I told you to leave her alone!
Tigilan mo na ang pagtangis.
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Stop weeping.
Tinigilan na niyá ang pangangaral sa akin.
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She has quit preaching to me.
Tinigilan ni Connie ang pakikisalamuha sa kanilá.
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Connie stopped associating with them.
Tinigilan niyá ang pagsigáw sa lalaking itó.
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She stopped shouting at this man.
Tinítigilan niyá ang marumí niyáng gawain.
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He is quitting his dirty work.
Tinítigilan na ng tatay ko ang paglalasíng.
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My father is quitting alcohol / getting drunk.
Hindî mo ba akó títigilan?
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Won't you leave me alone?

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tigilan mo nga ang paninigarilyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #4554748 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Stop smoking.

Tigilan mo ang iyong paninigarilyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #4554750 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Stop smoking.

Mabait naman siyang tinuro sa akin ang tigilan ng bus.
Tatoeba Sentence #1625412 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He was kind enough to take me to the bus stop.

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2:tigilán  Play audio #9575
[noun]  stop / stopping place; place visited

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How to pronounce tigilan:

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Related English Words:
stopstopsstoppedstoppingenddiscontinuediscontinue somethingdiscontinuesdiscontinueddiscontinuingput a stopput a stop toput a stop to something
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