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

Definition for the Tagalog word tumakas:

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[verb]  to escape; to flee; to run away; to desert

Verb conjugations of tumakas:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: takasConjugation Type: -Um-
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Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
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Verb family:
makatakas  |  
takasan  |  
itakas  |  
This string is roughly used with equal frequency in casual and formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Tumakas Example Sentences in Tagalog: (8)
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Tumulong si Jonas para maaresto ang tumakas na mágnanakaw.
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Jonas helped in the arrest of the thief who fled the scene.
Nilálabanan niyá ang kagustuhan niyáng tumakas.
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She is resisting her desire to flee.
Tumakas sa bilangguan ang bilanggô.
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The prisoner escaped from jail.
Mahirap tangkaíng tumakas sa kulungan.
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It's difficult to attempt to escape prison.
Nagtangkâ si Jepoy na tumakas sa kulungan.
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Jepoy attempted to escape prison.
Tumakas ang ilán, samantalang pinakawalán ang ibá.
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Some escaped, while others were released.
Nahuli na ng mga pulís ang tumakas na kriminál.
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The police already caught the criminal who escaped.
Nakagát ng aso ang mágnanakaw habang itó ay tumatakas.
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The dog bit the burglar while he was running away.

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How to pronounce tumakas:

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Related English Words:
desertdesertsdeserteddesertingescapeescapedescapingescapesfleefledfleesfleeingrun awayran awayruns awayrunning away
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