Translation of most in Setswana

most

ka bontsi

adjective

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    ka bontsi
    gantsi thata
    ‘Most people came by bus’ Batho ka bontsi ba ne tlile ka bese
    superlative of much and many
    • greatest in amount or degree

noun

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    bontsi
    ‘Most of the food was eaten’ Bontsi jwa dijô di jelwe
    • the greatest amount

adverb

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    thata
    ‘most beautiful’ bontlê thata
    • to the greatest extent
    • more than any other
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    thata
    ‘most impressive’ mo go kgatlhang thata
    • very or extremely