There are 2 main translations of sink in Setswana

: sink1sink2

sink

Verb

  1. Examples

    • The ship sank

      Sekêpê se ne sa nwêla

    • They sank the ship

      Ba ne ba nwêtsa sekêpê

    go or cause to go under the surface of water or to the bottom of the sea

  2. Examples

    • He sank to his knees

      O ne a wêla kwa tlase ka mangôlê

    go or fall slowly downwards

  3. Examples

    • The dog sank its teeth into my leg

      Ntša e ne ya tsenya mênô a yônê ka mašetla mo leotong lame

    push something sharp deeply into something

  4. Examples

    • They sank a well

      Ba ne ba êpa sediba

    dig or drill

There are 2 main translations of sink in Setswana

: sink1sink2

sink

Noun

  1. a fixed basin with a drainpipe and usually a tap or taps to supply water

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