There are 2 main translations of waste in Setswana

: waste1waste2

waste

Verb

  1. use something in an extravagant way or without getting enough results

  2. Examples

    • You are wasting a good opportunity

      O senya tshono e e siameng thata

    fail to use something

  3. Examples

    • She was wasting away for lack of food

      O a koafala ntateng ya letlhôkô la dijô

    become gradually weaker or thinner

There are 2 main translations of waste in Setswana

: waste1waste2

waste

Noun (plural wastes)

  1. Examples

    • a waste of time

      tshenyô ya nakô

    wasting a thing, not using it well

  2. things that are not wanted or not used

  3. an area of waste land

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