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crush
vt
crush by foot or body
zhishigoshkan vti crush it (by foot or body)

Paired with: zhishigoshkaw vta

zhishigoshkaw vta crush h/ (by foot or body)

Paired with: zhishigoshkan vti

crush by weight
zhishigoshkoode vii it is crushed by weight

Paired with: zhishigoshkoozo vai

zhishigoshkoozo vai s/he is crushed by weight

Paired with: zhishigoshkoode vii

crush with hands
zhishigobidoon vti2 crush it (with hands)

Paired with: zhishigobizh vta

zhishigobizh vta crush h/ (with hands)

Paired with: zhishigobidoon vti2

crush using something
zhishigwa'an vti mash, crush it (using something)

Paired with: zhishigwa' vta

zhishigwa' vta mash, crush h/ (using something)

Paired with: zhishigwa'an vti

zhishigwa'ige vai s/he mashes, crushes something (using something)

crust
n
crust of the snow
onaabanad vii there is a crust on the snow

walk on the crust of the snow
animadewe vai s/he goes, walks away (in the other direction) on the snow crust

babaamadewe vai s/he goes, walks about on the snow crust

bimadewe vai s/he goes, walks along on the snow crust

biidadewe vai s/he comes, walks here on the snow crust

inadewe vai s/he goes, walks to a certain place on the snow crust

ondadewe vai s/he comes, goes, walks from a certain place on the snow crust

crutch
n
crutch
aajiningwa'on ni a crutch

edawi-zaka'on ni a crutch

use crutches
edawi-zaka'o vai s/he uses crutches

cry
vi
cry
mawi vai s/he cries, weeps

mawim vta cry for h/

Paired with: mawindan vti

mawindan vti cry for it

Paired with: mawim vta

always cry
gaachimo vai s/he is always crying, cries easily

arrive crying
bagamademo vai s/he arrives crying

come crying
biidademo vai s/he comes crying

come from a certain place crying
ondademo vai s/he cries for a certain reason, comes from a certain place crying

cry a certain way
inademo vai s/he cries a certain way, goes to a certain place crying

cry a little
mawiinsiwi vai s/he cries a little

cry constantly
aabidademo vai s/he cries constantly

cry easily
gaachimo vai s/he is always crying, cries easily

cry for a certain reason
ondademo vai s/he cries for a certain reason, comes from a certain place crying

cry from being angry
mookogidaazo vai s/he cries from anger

cry from being burned
mookwaakizo vai s/he cry from being burned

cry from being drenched
mookwaabaawe vai s/he cries from being drenched

cry from being scared
mookwaanimizi vai s/he cries from fear

cry from falling down or hitting
mookoshin vai s/he cries from falling down or hitting something

cry in a certain place
danademo vai s/he cries in a certain place

cry secretly
giimoodademo vai s/he cries secretly

cry while drunk
mookobii vai s/he cries while being drunk

cry to go along
mookawaakii vai s/he cries to go along

mookawaazh vta cry to go along with h/

go about crying
babaamademo vai s/he goes about crying

go along crying
bimademo vai s/he goes along crying

go away crying
animademo vai s/he goes away crying

go to a certain place crying
inademo vai s/he cries a certain way, goes to a certain place crying

hit and make cry
mookoganaam vta make h/ cry by hitting

mookoganaandiwag vai they make each other cry by hitting

make cry
moo' vta make h/ cry

make cry by grabbing or holding
mookobizh vta make h/ cry by grabbing or holding

pretend to cry
mawikaazo vai s/he pretends to cry

mawiikaazo vai s/he pretends to cry

start crying
maadademo vai s/he starts to cry

stop crying
giishkowe vai s/he stops crying; s/he stops making vocal noise

stub toe and cry
mookozideshin vai s/he stubs h/ toe and cries

crybaby
n
crybaby
mawishki vai s/he is a crybaby

gaachimoshki vai s/he is a crybaby

cub
n
bear cub
makoons na a bear cub

cucumber
n
cucumber
agosimaan ni [BL] a cucumber; a squash; a watermelon; a melon

bipakoombens ni [ML] a cucumber

See also: zhiiwi-bipakoombens ni [ML]

cuff
n
moccasin cuff
apiganegwaajigan ni a moccasin cuff

culture
n
certain culture
izhitwaawin ni a certain way of belief, a religion, a culture

culture hero
n
culture hero
Wenabozho na name of {aadizookaan} character viewed as culture hero