Translation of serious in Setswana

serious

go tlhoafetse

adjective

  • 1

    go tlhoafetse
    go sena monyenyô
    • solemn and thoughtful
    • not smiling
  • 2

    ga botlhôkwa
    go tseneletse
    ‘We need a serious talk’ Re tlhôkana le puisanô e e tseneletseng
    • needing careful thought
    • important
  • 3

    ka tlhoafalô
    ‘a serious attempt’ maitekô a tlhoafalô
    • sincere
    • not casual or light-hearted
  • 4

    go baka tshwenyêgô
    ‘a serious accident’ kotsi e e bakang tshwenyêgô
    • causing anxiety, not trivial