Translation of klwi in English:

klwi

ideophone

  • 1

    (of scribbling)
    ‘Nempela yalithatha iphepha yalithi klwi, klwi, ibhalela umnumzane yethula isikhalo sayo’ He really took a sheet of paper and scribbled on it, while writing to the gentleman and submitting his complaint
  • 2

    (of scribbling, of being slim and tall)
    ‘Kwakuyinsizwa nje ethe klwi esicela emashumini amathathu eminyaka’ He was a tall young man approaching his thirties