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

Definition for the Tagalog word umasa:

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[verb]  to hope; to depend on; to hope for; to expect; to anticipate; to trust; to be dependent on; to count on (; depend on)

Verb conjugations of umasa:

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Root: asaConjugation Type: -Um-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
umasa  Play audio #9025
Completed (Past):
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Uncompleted (Present):
umaasa  Play audio #19858
Contemplated (Future):
aasa  Play audio #19859
Verb family:
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Example Sentences Available Icon Umasa Example Sentences in Tagalog: (15)
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Umaasa siyá na magwawalâ ka dahil sa takot.
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He is hoping that you will lose it because of fear.
Huwág ka nang umasa.
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Don't bet on it.
Umasa kang tútulungan kitá.
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Trust that I'll help you.
Umaasa akóng magkikita tayo ulî.
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I expect that we'd see each other again.
Umaasa ka sa walâ.
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You're hoping against hope.
Umaasa silá na bubuti ang kaniláng kondisyón sa bagong rehimén.
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They hope to improve their condition with the new regime.
Umaasa siyáng maisasalba ang gusa sa pagkagibâ.
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He hopes that the building will be from being torn down.
Huwág umasa sa pera at sa mga nabíbilí nitó.
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Don't depend on money and what it can buy.
Umaasa akóng mananalo siyá.
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I am hoping he will win.
Umaasa akóng matátaasán ang tulong pinánsiyál.
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I'm hoping that the financial aid will be increased.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Umasa tayong aandar siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2160425 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Let's just hope it works.

Umaasa siyang bumisita sa Paris.
Tatoeba Sentence #1837925 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He hopes he will visit Paris.

Hindi ka dapat umasa sa tulong ng ibang tao.
Tatoeba Sentence #2796361 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
You shouldn't rely on other people's help.

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How to pronounce umasa:

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Related Filipino Words:
asaasahanpag-asamaasahanmaáasahanAsa ka pa!paasahinmakaasaiasakawalán ng pag-asa
Related English Words:
count onexpectexpectsexpectedexpectinganticipateanticipatesanticipatedanticipatinghopehopeshopedhopingexpectexpectsexpectedexpectingtrusttruststrustedtrustingdependdependsdependingdependeddepend ondepends ondepended ondepending onhope for
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