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kabisa

English translation: entirely

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Swahili term or phrase:kabisa
English translation:entirely
Entered by: Özden Arıkan
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06:15 Nov 7, 2003
Swahili to English translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Swahili term or phrase: kabisa
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Alf Andersson
Local time: 03:30
entirely,
Explanation:
wholly, at all


the given meanings suggest that it should be a widely used word, however other dictionaries returned no results. maybe you can evaluate it against the context at hand.

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Note added at 2003-11-07 07:13:42 (GMT) Post-grading
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or is it kabissa? if so, it\'s an african civil society organizations network; please check www.kabissa.org in that case :-)
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Özden Arıkan
Germany
Local time: 03:30
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3 +1entirely,
Özden Arıkan


  

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53 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
entirely,


Explanation:
wholly, at all


the given meanings suggest that it should be a widely used word, however other dictionaries returned no results. maybe you can evaluate it against the context at hand.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2003-11-07 07:13:42 (GMT) Post-grading
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or is it kabissa? if so, it\'s an african civil society organizations network; please check www.kabissa.org in that case :-)


    Reference: http://www.freedict.com
Özden Arıkan
Germany
Local time: 03:30
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
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Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Robert Leonard: It is indeed a very common spoken word. It means 'completely, absolutely" and is often used as an agreement to something someone has said, in the sense of 'I agree totally.'
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  -> thank you for the explanation
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