Thanolo ya turn ka Setswana

turn

retologa

lediriturns, turning, turned

  • 1

    retologa
    • move round
    • move to a new direction
  • 2

    fetoga
    tšhentšha
    ‘He turned pale’ O ne a fetoga a setlhafala
    • change in appearance or manner
    • become
  • 3

    tšhentšha
    ‘You can turn milk into butter’ O kgona go tšhentšhela maši mo botôrong
    • make something change
  • 4

    tima
    ‘Turn that radio off’ Tima seromamowa seo
    • move a switch, etc., to control something
  • 5

    feta nakô nngwe
    ‘It has turned midnight’ Go fetile bosigogare
    • pass a certain time

leinaPlural turns

  • 1

    go retologa
    • the action of turning
    • a turning movement
  • 2

    phêtogô
    • a change
    • the point where something turns
  • 3

    tshono
    nakô
    ‘It's your turn to wash up’ Ke nakô ya gago ya go tlhapa
    • an opportunity or duty that comes to each person in succession
  • 4

    makopanelo a tsela
    • a place where one road meets another, forming a corner