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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of toyi-toyi.

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Examples

  • It said that the supporters, most of whom were wearing t-shirts bearing ANC president Jacob Zuma's picture and brandishing Zuma banners, burst into the hall and toyi-toyied, preventing the meeting from getting off the ground.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The protesters toyi-toyied and chanted liberation songs.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Other residents toyi-toyied and sang while holding signs which read:

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • At Nel's court appearance at the Swartruggens Magistrate's Court last Thursday, protesters toyi-toyied and sang Umshini-wam while holding placards saying: "Kill the devil" and "Hang hom".

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • It said that the supporters, most of whom were wearing T-shirts with ANC president Jacob Zuma's picture and brandishing Zuma banners, burst into the hall and toyi-toyied, preventing the meeting from getting off the ground.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Most of the supporters who were wearing T-shirts with Zuma's picture and brandishing Zuma banners, burst into the hall and toyi-toyied, preventing the meeting from getting off the ground.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • More than 200 people most of whom were wearing T-shirts emblazoned with ANC president Jacob Zuma's picture and brandishing Zuma banners, burst into the hall and toyi-toyied, preventing the meeting, which he was due to speak at, from getting off the ground.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • (Cosas) members, an organisation Masetlha help found, sang and toyi-toyied in celebration.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • I am sure the trustees of Bokamoso Barona Investment Trust would not have specifically thought of an investment vehicle as they "toyi-toyied" those many years ago.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • For example, remembering her experience of the morning of June 16, Lilli Mokganyetsi said that "we, of course, toyi-toyied."

    'I Saw a Nightmare …' Doing Violence to Memory: The Soweto Uprising, June 16, 1976

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