kukwata₁v. 1touch, handle, hold; place a hand on s.t. or to have s.t. in your handsSyn:kugaza. [7.3.4.4Hold], [7.3.4Handle something], [7.3.4.1Touch], [7.2.6.2Prevent from moving] 2catch; seize so as to bring under control by tying with a rope[6.4.2Trap], [7.3.4.4Hold], [7.2.6.1Catch, capture], [6.4.6Things done to animals], [7.2.6.2Prevent from moving] 3catch up with; reach s.b. who has been ahead of you[7.2.1.2Move quickly], [7.2.6Pursue], [7.2.5.2Follow], [7.2.6.1Catch, capture], [7.2.3.5Move past, over, through] 4arrest; take s.b. into custody due to them committing a crime[4.6.6.1.1Arrest], [4.6.6.1Police], [7.2.6Pursue], [7.2.6.1Catch, capture] 5set broken bones; tie a stick around a broken bone or press an injured part of the body using the leaves of a certain tropical tree[7.5.2Join, attach], [2.5.7Treat disease], [2.5.7.5Traditional medicine] 6memorise[3.2.6.3Memorize], [3.2.6Remember] 7receive; take or accept s.t. that you have been given or have boughtSyn:kufuna, kutunga. [7.4.3Get], [7.4.2Receive] 8pay a deposit[6.8.4.5Pay], [6.8.4.7Spend]

kukwata mu ngaluv. shake hands[3.5.1.4.3Greet], [3.5.1.4.4Say farewell], [3.2.5.4Agree with someone]
kukwataganav. be congested; squeezed closely together[7.3.2.9Push], [8.3.6.4Dense], [7.3.2.6Put in], [8.1.8Full], [8.2.7.3Wedged in, stuck]
kukwatanganav. 1• compete; struggle with s.b. in a fight, contest, etc.Syn:ku̱nyeega, kusimbiranwa. [4.2.6.2Sports], [4.8.2Fight], [4.3.4.3.1Compete with], [4.6.6.4Election] 2• touch each other[8.5.1.5Touching, contact] 3• be in accord[8.3.7.7.3Compatible], [4.7.8.1Covenant], [4.1.5Unity], [3.3.2.1Agree to do something], [3.2.5.4Agree with someone]
ku̱kwati̱syav. cause s.t. or s.b. to get caught[4.6.6.1.1Arrest], [4.7.7.3Imprison], [6.4.2Trap], [7.3.4.4Hold], [4.8.3.5Prisoner of war], [8.4.6.1.2Stop something], [7.2.6.1Catch, capture], [6.4.6Things done to animals], [7.2.6.2Prevent from moving]