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controlled
adj
controlled
dibendaagozi vai
  1. s/he is controlled, is owned
  2. s/he belongs, is a member

Paired with: dibendaagwad vii

dibendaagwad vii
  1. it is controlled, is owned
  2. it belongs

Paired with: dibendaagozi vai

convene
vt
convene a council
zagaswe'iwe vai s/he gives a ceremony, convenes a council

conversation
n
conversation
gaganoonidiwag vai they talk to each other, have a conversation

gaganoozh vta talk to h/, have a conversation with h/

convince
vt
convince
gagaanzom vta persuade, urge, encourage, convince h/

wiikwazom vta persuade, urge, encourage, convince h/

wiikwazondiwag vai they persuade, urge, convince each other

wiikwazonge vai s/he persuades, urges, convinces people

cook
[heat something]
vi
cook
giizizekwe vai s/he cooks

See also: giizhizekwe vai

jiibaakwe vai s/he cooks

cook angrily
nishkizekwe vai s/he cooks angrily

cook in a certain place
danizekwe vai s/he cooks in a certain place

cook in a hurry
ojaanimizekwe vai s/he cooks in a hurry

cook well
minozekwe vai s/he cooks well

make a mistake cooking
wanizekwe vai s/he makes a mistake cooking

overcook
onzaamiz vta overheat, overcook h/

Paired with: onzaamizan vti

onzaamizan vti overheat, overcook it

Paired with: onzaamiz vta

start cooking
maadizekwe vai s/he starts cooking

cook
n
cook
jiibaakwewikwe na a cook (female)

jiibaakwewinini na a cook (male)

cook
vt
cook
jiibaakwaadan vti cook it

Paired with: jiibaakwaazh vta

jiibaakwaazh vta cook it (animate)

Paired with: jiibaakwaadan vti

giiziz vta cook it (animate); finish cooking it (animate)

Paired with: giizizan vti See also: giizhiz vta [NI] ; giizhizwi vta [NI]

giizizan vti cook it; finish cooking it

Paired with: giiziz vta See also: giizhizan vti [NI]

giizizamaw vta cook (it) for h/

cook a certain way
inizekwe vai s/he cooks a certain way

iniz vta cook h/ a certain way; heat h/ a certain way

Paired with: inizan vti

inizan vti cook it a certain way; heat it a certain way

Paired with: iniz vta

inizige vai s/he cooks (things) a certain way

cook by boiling
gabaashim vta cook h/ (by boiling)

Paired with: gabaatoon vti2

gabaatoon vti2 cook it (by boiling)

Paired with: gabaashim vta

cook in a certain place
danizan vti cook it in a certain place

Paired with: daniz vta

daniz vta cook h/ in a certain place

Paired with: danizan vti

danide vii it is cooked in a certain place

Paired with: danizo vai

danizo vai s/he is cooked in a certain place

Paired with: danide vii

cook into jam (berries)
baashkiminasan vti cook it into jam or sauce

cook on the coals
akakanzhebwe vai s/he cooks, roasts, grills something on the coals

cook over a fire
abwe vai s/he roasts, cooks something over a fire

abwaadan vti roast, cook it over a fire

Paired with: abwaazh vta

abwaazh vta roast, cook h/ over a fire

Paired with: abwaadan vti

cook tender
nookiz vta cook h/ tender

Paired with: nookizan vti

nookizan vti cook it tender

Paired with: nookiz vta

nookizwi vta [BL]

nookiz vta

cook to pieces
zhishigode vii it is cooked mushy

Paired with: zhishigozo vai

bigishkizan vti cook it to pieces

Paired with: bigishkiz vta

bigishkiz vta cook h/ to pieces

Paired with: bigishkizan vti

cook to syrup
zhiiwaagamizan vti cook it to a syrup

cook under the ashes
ningwa'abwe vai s/he cooks (something) under the ashes

cook well
minozekwe vai s/he cooks well

minoz vta cook h/ well

Paired with: minozan vti

minozan vti cook it well

Paired with: minoz vta

cook with
dagoz vta cook h/ with something else

Paired with: dagozan vti

dagozan vti cook it with something else

Paired with: dagoz vta

done cooking
giizhide vii it is cooked, is done cooking

Paired with: giizhizo vai ; giizizo vai

giizhizo vai s/he is cooked, is done cooking

Paired with: giizhide vii See also: giizizo vai

giizizo vai s/he is cooked, is done cooking

Paired with: giizhide vii

cook shack
n
cook shack
jiibaakwewigamig ni a kitchen; a cook shack

cooked
adj
bread cooked over an open fire
abwaajigan na bread cooked over a fire

cooked a certain way
inide vii it is cooked a certain way

Paired with: inizo vai

inizo vai s/he is cooked a certain way

Paired with: inide vii

cooked tender
nookide vii it is cooked tender

Paired with: nookizo vai

nookizo vai s/he is cooked tender

Paired with: nookide vii

cooked with
dagode vii it is cooked with something else

Paired with: dagozo vai

dagozo vai s/he is cooked with something else

Paired with: dagode vii

incompletely cooked
ashkide vii it is incompletely cooked

Paired with: ashkizo vai

ashkizo vai s/he is incompletely cooked

Paired with: ashkide vii

overcooked
onzaamide vii it is overcooked

Paired with: onzaamizo vai

onzaamizo vai s/he is overcooked

Paired with: onzaamide vii

well cooked
minode vii it is well cooked

Paired with: minozo vai

minozo vai s/he is well cooked

cookie
n
cookie
bakwezhigaans na a cookie, a cracker, a roll