Translation of watch in isiZulu

watch

-buka

verbwatching, watched, watches

  • 1

    -buka
    ‘Let's go to town to watch a movie’ Asihambe siye edolobheni siyobuka ifilimu
  • 2

    -bheka
    -qaphela
    ‘Watch out for broken glass when you're cycling’ Bheka izingilazi eziphihlikile uma uhamba ngebhayisikili

nounPlural watches

  • 1

    iwashi
    ‘I can't tell the time because my watch has stopped’ Angikwazi ukusho isikhathi ngoba iwashi lami selimile
  • 2

    ukuqapha
    ‘The president's bodyguards were keeping a close watch on the crowd’ Onogada bakamongameli bebeqaphe isixuku ngeso lokhozi

Usage

Don't confuse watch and clock. You wear a watch on your arm but a clock stands on a table or hangs on the wall.


User Contribution

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iwashi