Translation of draw in Setswana

draw

tshwantsha

verbdraws, drawing, drew, drawn

  • 1

    tshwantsha
    • produce a picture or outline by making marks on a surface
  • 2

    gôga
    • pull
  • 3

    gêlêla
    ‘She drew water from the well’ O ne a gêlêla metsi mo petseng
    • take out
  • 4

    gôgêla
    ngôka
    kgatlha
    ‘The fair drew large crowds’ Ditshupô di ne di ngôkile matshwititshwiti a batho
    • attract
  • 5

    tshameka maleka
    • end a game or contest with the same score on both sides
  • 6

    tsamaya kgotsa go tla
    ‘The ship drew nearer’ Sekêpê se ne sa tla gaufinyana
    • move or come

nounPlural draws

  • 1

    go iteka lesegô
    see lot
    • the drawing of lots
  • 2

    go ntsha tlhôbôlô
    ‘He was quick on the draw’ O ne a le bofêfo mo go ntsheng tlhôbôlô
    • the drawing out of a gun
  • 3

    kgôgêdi
    ‘the main draw this evening’ kgôgêdi ya mangmang ya maitseboa
    • an attraction
  • 4

    maleka
    • a drawn game