There are 2 main translations of wear in Setswana

: wear1wear2

wear1

diaparô

noun

  • 1

    diaparô
    • what you wear
    • clothes

There are 2 main translations of wear in Setswana

: wear1wear2

wear2

apara

verbwearing, wears, worn, wore

  • 1

    apara
    rwala
    • have clothes, jewellery, etc., on your body
  • 2

    lebega ka tsela nngwe
    ‘She wore a frown’ O ne a lebega a ngadile
    • have a certain look on your face
  • 3

    ônala
    ônatsa
    ‘The carpet has worn thin’ Mmêtê o ônetse
    • damage something by rubbing or using it often
    • become damaged in this way
  • 4

    dirisiwa lebaka
    ‘It has worn well’ E dirisitswe lebaka le le leele
    • last while in use