Translation of tingwa in English:

tingwa

be extinguished

verb

  • 1

    be extinguished
    (fire) be put out
    ‘Mollo o swanetše go tingwa ge go iwa go robala’ The fire is supposed to be put out when we go to sleep
  • 2

    be switched off
    ‘Mabone a koloi a ile a tingwa mme legato la ona la tšewa ke thotšhe ye kgolo’ The car's lights were switched off and in their place a big torch was used
  • 3

    be deprived of
    ‘Ge o ka kgopela o ka se ke wa tingwa’ If you ask, you will not be deprived