There are 2 main translations of sharp in Setswana

: sharp1sharp2

sharp1

mo go bogale

adjectivesharpest, sharper

  • 1

    mo go bogale
    • with an edge or point that can cut or make holes
  • 2

    lemoga kgotsa ithuta ka bofefo
    ‘sharp eyes’ o lemoga dilô ka bofefo
    • quick at noticing or learning things
  • 3

    go le mokgokolosa o mogolo
    ‘a sharp bend’ segôgôrôpô se se golo
    • steep or pointed
    • not gradual
  • 4

    mo go bogale
    mo go ntsintsi
    ‘a sharp frost’ mouwane o o bogale
    • forceful or severe
  • 5

    go utlwala
    go le kwa godimo
    ‘a sharp cry’ selelô se se kwa godimo
    • distinct
    • loud and shrill
  • 6

    go le botšararanyana
    • slightly sour

There are 2 main translations of sharp in Setswana

: sharp1sharp2

sharp2

gônê foo

adverb

  • 1

    gônê foo
    ‘Turn sharp right’ Tšhika gônê foo ka fa molemeng
    • sharply
  • 2

    mo phatleng
    tôtatôta
    ‘I'll see you at six o'clock sharp’ Ke tlaa go bôna ka nakô ya borataro mo phatleng
    • punctually or precisely