Translation of smoke in isiZulu

smoke

intuthu

nounPlural smokes

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    intuthu
    ‘The smoke from the fire filled the house and we struggled to breathe’ Intuthu yomlilo yagcwala indlu ngakho kwakunzima ukuphefumula
  • 2

    ugwayi
    ‘Let's pop outside – I'm dying for a smoke’ Ake siphumele emnyango – ngiqalekele ugwayi

verbsmokes, smoked, smoking

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    -shunqa
    -thunqa
    ‘If you burn coal in your hearth, use anthracite – it doesn't smoke so much’ Uma ubasa amalahle eziko lakho, sebenzisa i-anthracite – ayishunqi kakhulu
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    -bhema
    ‘You shouldn't smoke so much – you know it's bad for your health’ Akufanele ubheme kangaka – uyazi akuyilungele impilo yakho
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    -futha
    ‘The bee-keeper smokes the hive to subdue the bees before he takes out some honeycombs’ Umgcinizinyosi ufutha indlu yezinyosi ukuthoba izinyosi ngaphambi kokuthi athathe ikhekheba lezinyosi