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  • adjective
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  • dialects: Standard Shona
Serving as a means to a desired end or a purpose; suited to need or requirement; fit; suitable; serviceable; advantageous; beneficial; profitable.
English translation
good
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:29:19 PM GMT-04:00


  • adjective
  • synonyms: ,
  • dialects: Standard Shona
Full of beauty ; possessing qualities that delight the senses, especially the eye or the ear, or awaken admiration or approval in the mind. Naka is a generic word for that which is pleasant to the senses.
English translation
beautiful
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:29:19 PM GMT-04:00


  • dialects: Standard Shona
Pleasing by delicacy or grace; attracting, but not striking or impressing; of a pleasing and attractive form a color; having slight or diminutive beauty; neat or elegant without elevation or grandeur; pleasingly, but not grandly, conceived or expressed; as, a pretty face; a pretty flower; a pretty poem.
English translation
pretty
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:29:19 PM GMT-04:00


  • adjective
  • dialects: Standard Shona
Foolish; silly; simple; ignorant; also, weak; effeminate.
English translation
nice
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:29:19 PM GMT-04:00


  • adjective
  • dialects: Standard Shona
Dexterous; skillful; handy; ready; convenient; -- applied to things as persons.
English translation
handsome
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:29:19 PM GMT-04:00

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