/kaurisó/


  • noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
To put to a wrong use; to misapply; to misuse; to put to a bad use; to use for a wrong purpose or end; to pervert; as, to abuse inherited gold; to make an excessive use of; as, to abuse one's authority.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
kauriso iyi this abuse
kauriso iyo that abuse
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
kauriso yangu my abuse
kauriso yako your abuse (singular)
kauriso yenyu your abuse (plural)
kauriso yake his/her abuse
kauriso yedu our abuse
kauriso yacho its abuse
kauriso yavo their abuse
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time


/kaurisó/


  • noun , class(10)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
kauriso idzi this abuses
kauriso idzo that abuses
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
kauriso dzangu my abuses
kauriso dzako your abuses (singular)
kauriso dzenyu your abuses (plural)
kauriso dzake his/her abuses
kauriso dzedu our abuses
kauriso dzacho its abuses
kauriso dzavo their abuses
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time


/kaurisa/


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
To put to a wrong use; to misapply; to misuse; to put to a bad use; to use for a wrong purpose or end; to pervert; as, to abuse inherited gold; to make an excessive use of; as, to abuse one's authority.
Imperative example
Shona English
kaurisa abuse (singular)
kaurisai abuse (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha kaurisa I will abuse
ucha kaurisa you will abuse (singular)
mucha kaurisa you will abuse (plural)
acha kaurisa he/she will abuse
ticha kaurisa we will abuse
vacha kaurisa they will abuse
chicha kaurisa it will abuse
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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