Thanolo ya word ka Setswana

word

lefoko

leinaPlural words

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    lefoko
    • a set of sounds or letters that has a meaning, and when written or printed has no spaces between the letters
  • 2

    bua
    ‘Can I have a word with you?’ A nka bua le wêna?
    • a brief conversation
  • 3

    tsholofetso
    ‘He kept his word’ O diragaditse tsholofetso ya gagwê
    • a promise
  • 4

    lefoko
    ‘Run when I give the word’ Taboga fa ke ntsha lefoko
    • a command or spoken signal
  • 5

    molaetsa
    ‘We sent word of our safe arrival’ Re rometse molaetsa wa gore re gorogile sentlê
    • a message
    • information

lediriwords, wording, worded

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    botsa
    ‘Word the question carefully’ O botse potsô ka kêlôtlhôkô
    • express something in words