There are 2 main translations of slip in Setswana

: slip1slip2

slip1

thêlêlô

nounPlural slips

  • 1

    thêlêlô
    • an accidental slide or fall
  • 2

    phôsô
    • a mistake
  • 3

    pampitshana
    • a small piece of paper
  • 4

    ônôrôko
    • a petticoat

There are 2 main translations of slip in Setswana

: slip1slip2

slip2

rêlêla

verbslipped, slipping, slips

  • 1

    rêlêla
    • slide accidentally
    • lose your balance by sliding
  • 2

    tsamaya kgotsa go tsenya ka bofefo gapê go didimetse
    ‘We slipped away from the party’ Re ne ra tswa ka tidimalô kwa moletlong
    ‘Slip it in your pocket’ E tsenye ka bofefo mo pateng ya gago
    • move or put quickly and quietly
  • 3

    falola
    ‘The dog slipped its leash’ Ntša e falotse mo mogaleng wa yône
    ‘It slipped my memory’ Ke e lebetse
    • escape from