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dump
vt
dump out
ziigwebinan vti spill it, pour it out, dump it out

ziigwebin vta spill h/, pour h/ out, dump h/ out

Paired with: ziigwebinan vti

ziigwebinige vai s/he spills things, pours things out, dumps things out

ziigwebinigaade vii it is spilled, poured out, dumped out (by someone), "they" spill it, pour it out, dump it out

ziigwebinigaazo vai s/he is spilled, poured out, dumped out, "they" spill it, pour it out, dump it out

dump
n
dump
ziigwebinigan ni a dump; something dumped out: slop, garbage, trash

dumpling
n
dumpling
napodin na a dumpling

make dumplings
napodinike vai s/he makes dumplings

dumpling soup
n
dumpling soup
bisigadanaaboo ni dumpling soup

dunes
n
sand dunes
babiikwadaawangaa vii there are sand dunes

babiikwadaawangaasin vii there are sand dunes

during
adv
during
megwaa adv tmp while; during; right now

megwaa- pv lex while; during; right now

dust
n
dust
wiiyagasenh ni dust, dirt

dwarf
n
hairy-faced bank-dwelling dwarf spirit
memegwesi na a hairy-faced bank-dwelling dwarf spirit

dwelling
n
build a dwelling or lodge
ozhige vai s/he builds a dwelling (lodge, house), makes camp

ozhigaw vta build a dwelling (lodge, house) for h/

ozhigaage vai s/he builds dwellings (lodge, house) for people

finish building a dwelling or lodge
giizhige vai s/he finishes building a dwelling or lodge

giizhigaadan vti finish building it (a lodge or house)

dye
vt
dye
adis vta dye, color h/

Paired with: adisan vti See also: atis vta [ML]

adisan vti dye, color it

Paired with: adis vta See also: atisan vti [ML]

adisigaade vii it is dyed, colored (by someone), "they" dye, color it

adisige vai s/he dyes, colors things

See also: atisige vai [ML]

adisamaw vta dye, color (it) for h/

atis vta [ML] dye, color h/

See also: adis vta

atisan vti [ML] dye, color it

Paired with: atis vta [ML] See also: adisan vti

atisige vai [ML] s/he dyes things

See also: adisige vai

dye blue or green
ozhaawashkwadis vta dye h/ blue; dye h/ green

Paired with: ozhaawashkwadisan vti

ozhaawashkwadisan vti dye it blue; dye it green

Paired with: ozhaawashkwadis vta

ozhaawashkwadiso vai s/he is dyed green; s/he is dyed blue

Paired with: ozhaawashkwadite vii

ozhaawashkwadite vii s/he is dyed green; it is dyed blue

Paired with: ozhaawashkwadiso vai

dye black
makadewadis vta dye, color h/ black

Paired with: makadewadisan vti

makadewadisan vti dye, color it black

makadewadiso vai s/he is dyed black

Paired with: makadewadite vii

makadewadite vii it is dyed black

Paired with: makadewadiso vai

dye red
miskwadis vta color, dye h/ red

Paired with: miskwadisan vti

miskwadisan vti color, dye it red

Paired with: miskwadis vta

miskwadiso vai s/he is dyed red, is colored red

Paired with: miskwadite vii

miskwadite vii it is dyed red, is colored red

Paired with: miskwadiso vai