There are 2 main translations of tshodisa in Setswana

: tshodisa1tshodisa2

tshodisa1

give to carry

verb

  • 1

    give to carry
    ‘O ne a tshodisa ngwana wa gagwê dilô tse di bokete’ She gave her child heavy things to carry
    • dira gore sengwe se rwale se sengwe
  • 2

    help carry
    ‘Re tlaa go tshodisa dibêkê’ We will help you carry the bags
    • thusa sengwe mo tirong ya go rwala
  • 3

    make pregnant
    ‘O ne a mo tshodisa ngwana’ He made her pregnant
    • imisa
  • 4

    help give birth
    ‘Nkukuagwê o ne a mo tshodisa kwa morakeng’ Her grandmother helped her to give birth at the cattle post
    • belegisa ngwana

There are 2 main translations of tshodisa in Setswana

: tshodisa1tshodisa2

tshodisa2

make somebody serve food

verb

  • 1

    make somebody serve food
    ‘Re ne ra mo tshodisa ntswa e ne e se nakô ya dijô’ We made her serve the food even though it wasn't yet time for food
    • dira gore yo mongwe a abê dijô
  • 2

    help somebody serve food
    ‘Ke tlaa go tshodisa fa o ka ntshepisa gore o tlaa ntsholêla tse dintsi’ I'll help you serve the food if you promise to give me a share
    • thusa mo tirong ya kabo ya dijô