Translation of complement in Setswana

complement

selekanyô se se tlatsang

nounPlural complements

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    selekanyô se se tlatsang
    ‘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

    mafoko a a dirisiwang morago ga madiri
    • 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

verbcomplements, complemented, complementing

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    tsamaêlana
    ‘The hat complements the outfit’ Thoro e e tsamaêlana le diaparô
    • go well together with something else
    • make a thing complete