Thanolo ya wide ka Setswana

wide

go le sephara

letlhaodiwidest, wider

  • 1

    go le sephara
    • measuring a lot from side to side
    • not narrow
  • 2

    selekanyô sa bophara
    ‘The cloth is one metre wide’ Bophara jwa letsela le ke mmithara o le mongwe
    • measuring from side to side
  • 3

    go akaretsa dilô tse dintsi
    ‘a wide knowledge of birds’ kitsô e ntsi ka diphôlôgôlô
    • covering a great range
  • 4

    go butswe
    go petlekilwe
    go rotogile
    ‘staring with wide eyes’ go rotola matlhô
    • fully open
  • 5

    fosa se se fulwang
    ‘The shot was wide of the mark’ Lerumô le ne la fosa se se fulwang
    • missing the target

letlhalosi

  • 1

    go arogane thate
    go bulegile
    ‘Open wide’ Bula thata
    • to the full extent
    • far apart
  • 2

    go fosa se se fulwang
    ‘The shot went wide’ Lerumô le ne la fosa se se fulwang
    • missing the target
  • 3

    sekgala se se tona
    ‘She travelled far and wide’ O ne a tsamaya sekgala se se tona kwa le kwa
    • over a large area