Translation of tsotsi in English:

tsotsi

petty criminal

noun (class 1a, plural botsotsi)

  • 1

    petty criminal
    ‘Motho yoo ke tsotsi; o phamola dikgwama tsa basadibagolo’ That guy is a petty criminal; he snatches old women's purses
    • legotswanyana
  • 2

    cheat
    ‘Ke tsotsi o tlaa go tsêêla madi otlhe’ He is a cheat and will take all of your money
    • motho yo o tsietsang ba bangwe