Translation of object in Setswana

object

selô

Pronunciation /"ob-jikt/

nounPlural objects

  • 1

    selô
    • something that can be seen or touched
  • 2

    maikaêlêlô
    • a purpose or intention
  • 3

    sengwe
    mongwe
    ‘She has become an object of pity’ E setse e le sengwe sa kutlwêlôbotlhoko
    • a person or thing to which some action or feeling is directed
  • 4

    Linguistics
    sedirwa
    ‘the dog bit him’
    ‘against him’
    • the word or words naming who or what is acted upon by a verb or by a preposition, e.g. him in the dog bit him and against him

verbobjects, objecting, objected

  • 1

    ganêtsa
    • say that you are not in favour of something or do not agree