Translation of ngci in English:

ngci

ideophone

  • 1

    (of tightness, of density)
    ‘Ithi ngci intuthu’ The smoke is very dense
    ‘Abantu bacinana kuthi ngci. Akube kusaphefumuleka nakahle’ There is a great crowd; it is no longer possible to breathe properly
  • 2

    (of extreme action)
    ‘Avuke umsindo uloku uthe ngci’ Then he woke up while the noise continued to be overwhelming