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exactly
adv
exactly
memwech adv man just that, exactly, it is so

See also: gaawiin memwech adv man ; gego memwech adv pred

do exactly
wawiingechige vai s/he does something skillfully, exactly; s/he makes things skilfully, exactly

excessively
adv
excessively
onzaam adv qnt
  1. too, too much, excessively
  2. because (of an excess or an extreme condition or event)

onzaami- pv lex too; excessively; extremely; too much

exchange
adv
in exchange
meshkwad adv man in turn, in exchange

give presents in exchange
giiwenamaw vta give presents to h/ in exchange

exchange
vt
exchange
meshkodoon vta trade, exchange h/

Paired with: meshkodoonan vti See also: meshkwadoon vta

meshkodoonamaw vta trade, exchange (it) with h/

See also: meshkwadoonamaw vta

meshkodoonan vti exchange it

Paired with: meshkodoon vta See also: meshkwadoonan vti

meshkwadoon vta trade, exchange h/

Paired with: meshkwadoonan vti See also: meshkodoon vta

meshkwadoonan vti trade, exchange it

Paired with: meshkwadoon vta See also: meshkodoonan vti

meshkwadoonige vai s/he trades things, exchanges things

excite
vt
excite
ombi' vta excite h/; stir h/ up; interest h/

excited
adj
excited
baapinakamigizi vai s/he is excited, is hopeful

Paired with: baapinakamigad vii

ombendam vai2 s/he is excited, is hopeful

get excited
ombim vta get h/ interested or excited by speech

overexcited
onzaamenimo vai s/he is elated, is overexcited

exciting
adj
exciting
minawaanigwad vii it is happy, is joyous, is exciting

Paired with: minawaanigozi vai

excrement
n
excrement
moo ni feces, excrement

exhale
vi
exhale
bagidanaamo vai s/he breathes, exhales

nasanaamo vai s/he exhales; s/he recovers h/ breath

exhausted
[used up]
adj
exhausted
jaagise vai s/he becomes exhausted; s/he runs out

Paired with: jaagise vii

jaagise vii it runs out; it becomes exhausted

Paired with: jaagise vai