Translation of stretch in Setswana

stretch

taolola

verbstretches, stretching, stretched

  • 1

    taolola
    • pull something or be pulled so that it becomes longer or wider or larger
  • 2

    oketsega
    ‘The wall stretches right round the estate’ Lebôtana le okêtsegêla go dikologa kagô
    • extend or be continuous
  • 3

    tlhapolola matsogô le maoto
    • push out your arms and legs as far as you can
  • 4

    dirisa bokgoni jotlhe jwa gago kgotsa botlhale
    ‘This course should really stretch you’ Thutô e e tshwanetse ya supa bokgoni le botlhale jotlhe jwa gago
    • make use of all your ability or intelligence

nounPlural stretches

  • 1

    go tlhapologa
    • the action of stretching
  • 2

    sebaka
    • a continuous period of time
  • 3

    boalô
    • a continuous area of land or water


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stretch

ikala

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