Translation of trap in Setswana

trap

selaga

nounPlural traps

  • 1

    selaga
    moutlwana
    • a device for catching and holding animals
  • 2

    leanô-tsietso
    • a plan or trick for capturing, detecting, or cheating somebody
  • 3

    sekotsekara
    • a carriage with two wheels pulled by a horse

verbtrapped, traps, trapping

  • 1

    tshwara
    thaisa
    • catch or hold a person or animal in a trap
  • 2

    tshwara
    ‘The driver was trapped in the wreckage’ Mokgweetsi o ne a tshwerwe ke koloi e e senyegileng
    • prevent somebody from escaping, or from avoiding an unpleasant situation