Translation of complement in Setswana


Noun (plural complements)

  1. Examples

    • The ship had its full complement of sailors

      Sekêpê se ne se na le palô ya babereki e e lekaneng go se tlatsa

    the quantity needed to fill or complete something

  2. the word or words used after verbs such as be and become to complete the sense. In She was brave and He became king of England, the complements are brave and king of England


  1. Examples

    • The hat complements the outfit

      Thoro e e tsamaêlana le diaparô

    go well together with something else; make a thing complete

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