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drugstore
n
drugstore
mashkikii-adaawewigamig ni a pharmacy, a drugstore

mashkikiiwadaawewigamig ni a pharmacy, a drugstore

drum
vi
drum
madwe' vta pound on, drum on h/

Paired with: madwe'an vti

madwe'an vti drum on it

Paired with: madwe' vta

madwe'ige vai
  1. s/he pounds on something making noise, drums on something
  2. an engine knocks

madwe'igaade vii it is drummed on (by someone), "they" drum on it

madwe'igaazo vai s/e is drummed on (by someone), "they" drum on h/

drum secretly
giimoodwewe'akokwe vai s/he drums secretly

make a mistake drumming
wanwewe'akokwe vai s/he makes a mistake drumming

● PARTRIDGE (RUFFLED GROUSE) DRUMS
partridge drums
madwewe'o vai he (partridge) drums

partridge drums in the distance
naawewe'o vai he (partridge) is heard drumming in the distance

partridge drums in a certain place
danwewe'o vai he (partridge) drums in a certain place

drum
n
drum
dewe'igan na a drum

have drum or drums
odewe'igani vai s/he has a drum or drums

make drum
dewe'iganike vai s/he makes a drum or drums

mide drum
mitigwakik na a Mide drum

sit at a drum
baaga'akokwe vai s/he beats a drum

drum heater
n
drum heater
abiigizigewinini na a drum heater

drumstick
n
drumstick
baaga'akokwaan ni a drumstick for a hand drum

baaga'akokwaanaak ni a drumstick

dewe'iganaak na a drumstick

drunk
adj
drunk
giiwashkwebii vai s/he is drunk

arrive drunk
bagamibii vai s/he arrives drunk

fall down drunk
gawibii vai s/he falls down drunk

get someone drunk
giiwashkwebazh vta get h/ drunk

drunk
n
drunk
giiwashkwebiishki vai s/he is a drunk

dry
adj
dry
baaso vai s/he dries, is dry

Paired with: baate vii

baate vii it is dry

Paired with: baaso vai

bengozi vai s/he dries, is dry

Paired with: bengwan vii

bengwan vii it is dry

Paired with: bengozi vai

dry bough
bengwaandagaa vii the boughs are dry

bengwaandagizi vai it (animate, bough) is dry

dry tongue
bengodenaniwe vai h/ tongue is dry

drain dry
iskandan vti drain it dry (drinking it)

roast until dry and crisp
gaapizan vti cook or roast it dry and crisp, parch it (wild rice)

gaapizige vai s/he cooks or roasts things dry and crisp, parches (wild rice)

gaapizigaade vii it is cooked or roasted dry and crisp, parched (by someone)

dry
vt
dry
baas vta dry h/

Paired with: baasan vti

baasan vti dry it

Paired with: baas vta

baasigaade vii it is dried (by someone), "they" dry it

Paired with: baasigaazo vai

baasigaazo vai s/he is dried (by someone), "they" dry h/

Paired with: baasigaade vii

baaswi vta [BL]

baas vta

bengwa' vta dry h/ (using something)

Paired with: bengwa'an vti

bengwa'an vti dry it (using something)

Paired with: bengwa' vta

dry by smoking
gaaskiz vta dry h/ by smoking

Paired with: gaaskizan vti

gaaskizan vti dry it by smoking

Paired with: gaaskiz vta

dry up
iskaabii vii it dries up, drains out, the water in it recedes

dry hair
bengwaanikweyaashi vai s/he dries h/ hair in the wind, gets h/ hair dry in the wind

dry wood
n
dry wood
mishiiwaatig ni (a stick of) dry wood

See also: mishiiwaatig na

mishiiwaatigowan vii it is dry wood

Paired with: mishiiwaatigowi vai

mishiiwaatigowi vai s/he (a tree) is dry, has dry wood

Paired with: mishiiwaatigowan vii