Translation of bad in Setswana

bad

maswê

adjectiveworst, worse

  • 1

    maswê
    • not having the right qualities
    • not good
  • 2

    setlhogo
    • wicked or evil
  • 3

    maswê thata
    ‘a bad accident’ kotsi e e maswê thata
    • serious or severe
  • 4

    go lwala
    go sa ikutlwa sentle
    • ill or unhealthy
  • 5

    diphatsa
    ‘Sweets are bad for your teeth’ Dimonamone di diphatsa mo menong a gago
    • harmful
  • 6

    bodile
    senyegile
    ‘This meat has gone bad’ Nama e e senyegile
    • decayed or rotten