There are 3 main translations of wrong in Setswana

: wrong1wrong2wrong3

wrong1

ga phôsô

adverb

  • 1

    ga phôsô
    ‘You guessed wrong’ O akanyeditse mo go phôsô
    • wrongly

nounPlural wrongs

  • 1

    phôsô
    • something morally wrong
    • an injustice

There are 3 main translations of wrong in Setswana

: wrong1wrong2wrong3

wrong2

go le phôsô

adjective

  • 1

    go le phôsô
    go se nnete
    ‘the wrong answer’ karabo e e phôsô
    • incorrect
    • not true
  • 2

    go sa siama
    ‘It is wrong to cheat’ Ga go a siama go tsietsa
    • not fair or morally right
  • 3

    go sa bereke sentle
    go sa siama
    ‘There's something wrong with the engine’ Go na le sengwe se se sa siamang ka enjene
    • not working properly

There are 3 main translations of wrong in Setswana

: wrong1wrong2wrong3

wrong3

fosetsa

verbwrongs, wronged, wronging

  • 1

    fosetsa
    • do wrong to somebody
    • treat a person unfairly