• Shona word tswanya in the Shona Dictionary
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/t͡swaɲa/


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
To press or bruise between two hard bodies; to squeeze, so as to destroy the natural shape or integrity of the parts, or to force together into a mass; as, to crush grapes.
Imperative example
Shona English
tswanya crush (singular)
tswanyai crush (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha tswanya I will crush
ucha tswanya you will crush (singular)
mucha tswanya you will crush (plural)
acha tswanya he/she will crush
ticha tswanya we will crush
vacha tswanya they will crush
chicha tswanya it will crush
last updated: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 1:52:46 PM Central European Standard Time

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