Translation of drain in isiZulu

drain

umsele

nounPlural drains

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    umsele
    ‘We had to call the plumber because the drain was blocked’ Siye safanela ukubiza upulamba ngenxa yokuthi umsele ubuvalekile.

verbdrains, draining, drained

  • 1

    -munca
    -khama
    ‘Once the rice has been cooked, drain off the water in which it was boiled’ Uma irayisi isiphekiwe, munca amanzi ebikade ibila kuwona.
  • 2

    -minya
    ‘The oppressive heat drains me of all my energy’ Ukushisa okunamandla kungiminya wonke amandla ami.