1-ncane‘Cheese is quite fattening – cut thin slices for your sandwich’ — Ushizi uyakhuluphalisana kakhudlwana – sika izingcezu ezincane ukuze wenze isemishi.
2-zacile(yo)‘Do fashion houses still use those thin models?’ — Ngabe izinkampani zemfashini zisasebenzisa lawo mamodeli azacileyo?
3-ncipha‘His hair was going thin with worry’ — Izinwele zakhe beziya ngokuncipha ngenxa yokukhathazeka.
4-hlambulukile‘The porridge is too thin; it's like soup’ — Iphalishi lihlambuluke kakhulu; ungathi isobho.
5-lula‘Your theory is interesting, but the facts to support it are a bit thin’ — Ithiyori yakho yenza umqondo, kodwa amaqiniso okukweseka alula kancane.
verbthins, thinning, thinned
1-ncipha‘The buildings began to thin out the further we travelled from the city’ — Izakhiwo ziqale ukuncipha ngesikhathi siqhubeka nokuhamba edolobheni.