Translation of must in Indonesian

must

harus, mesti

verb

  • 1

    (to express obligation) harus, mesti
    ‘we must leave now’ kami harus berangkat sekarang
    ‘I must tell you what happened’ saya harus memberitahu Anda apa yang terjadi
    ‘you must be here by eight’ Anda harus sudah berada di sini selambat-lambatnya pukul delapan
    ‘you must learn the vocabulary’ Anda harus menghafalkan kosa-kata itu
  • 2

    (to express probability) pasti, tentu
    ‘you must be tired’ pasti Anda lelah
    ‘it must be six o'clock’ tentu sudah jam enam
    ‘he must have forgotten’ pasti dia lupa