Usavi, usayi kana chisevo (relish of any kind) apa kureva muriwo wemashizha kana nyama yakabikwa.
- Muchiti (Morsel of sadza broken off by hand from portion served to a person, flavoured with side-dish and conveyed to mouth) zvinoreva musuva wesadza wasevewa muusavi.
- BaKalanga vanoti seba (relish with; use a sauce) vachireva kuseva usavi. BaKalanga vanoti busebo (relish, anything served with sadza) kureva usavi.
- MaZulu vanoti sheba (flavour - as with sauce; eat alternately meat, vegetables etc) kureva kuseva? Djimini vanoti sege (n. sauce) vachireva usavi.
- Nyungwe vanoti cisai (in a meal, anything served with sadza) kureva usavi. Sangho vanoti kâsa (any sauce made to accompany the staple dough).
- Luwanga vanoti okhukatsa (eat meat or other relish alone, or out of proportion to the amount of sadza) kureva kukatsa.