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ideophone

  • 1

    (of tightness, of security)
    ‘Yathatha imbeleko, yabopha umntwana yamuthi nsi emhlane’ She took the baby-carrying cloth and fastened the child securely onto her back
  • 2

    (of tightness, of security, of extreme action)
    ‘Imoto yema nsi ingasavumi ukuhamba’ The car came to a complete standstill, and didn't want to go any further
  • 3

    (of laughing, of extreme action)
    ‘Bahleke baginqike, nsi, nsi, nsi, nsi, nsi, nsi, nsi, nsi’ And then they rolled over laughing: ha, ha, ha, ha, ha, ha, ha, ha