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full
[whole]
adj
full moon
miziweyaabikizi vai s/he is full (as something mineral; e.g., the moon)

michaabikizi vai
  1. s/he is big (as something mineral)
  2. it is full (of the moon), there is a full moon

Paired with: michaabikad vii

full
[containing a lot]
adj
full of smoke
gibwanaamode vii it is full of smoke

Paired with: gibwanaamozo vai

● FULL OF SOLIDS
full (of solids)
mooshkine vai s/he is full (of solids), fills a place

See also: mooshkine vii

mooshkine vii it is full (of solids)

Paired with: mooshkine vai

half full (of solids)
aabitooshkine vii it is half full (of solids)

Paired with: aabitooshkine vai

aabitooshkine vai s/he is half full (of solids); s/he fills something half full

Paired with: aabitooshkine vii

aabitooshkinadoon vti2 [S] fill it half full (with solids)

Paired with: aabitooshkina' vta See also: aabitooshkinatoon vti2 [RL]

aabitooshkinatoon vti2 [RL] fill it half full (with solids)

Paired with: aabitooshkina' vta See also: aabitooshkinadoon vti2 [S]

aabitooshkina' vta fill h/ half full (with solids)

Paired with: aabitooshkinadoon vti2 [S]

overfull (with solids)
onzaamashkine vii it is overfull (with solids)

Paired with: onzaamashkine vai

onzaamashkine vai s/he is overfull (with solids)

● FULL OF LIQUID
half full (of liquid)
aabitoobii vii
  1. it is half full (of liquid)
  2. it (a liquid) fills something half-full

Paired with: aabitoobii vai

aabitoobii vai s/he or it (animate) is half full (of liquid)

Paired with: aabitoobii vii

aabitoobadoon vti2 fill it half full (with liquid)

Paired with: aabitoobazh vta

aabitoobazh vta fill h/ half full (with liquid)

Paired with: aabitoobadoon vti2

full (of liquid)
mooshkinebii vii it is full (of liquid)

mooshkinebii vai s/he is full (of liquid)

Paired with: mooshkinebii vii

full
[food]
adj
full
debisinii vai s/he has enough to eat, eats enough, is full

See also: de-wiisini vai

de-wiisini vai s/he has enough to eat, eats enough, is full

See also: debisinii vai

nibeshkine vai s/he goes to sleep from being full

fun
n
just for fun
anishaa adv man just for fun; just for nothing; not really; without purpose

make fun
baapinendan vti lack respect for it; make fun of, ridicule it

Paired with: baapinenim vta

baapinenim vta lack respect for h/; make fun of, ridicule h/

Paired with: baapinendan vti

baapinenindiwag vai they make fun of, ridicule each other; they lack respect for each other

fun
adj
fun
minwendaagozi vai s/he is likeable, is agreeable, is fun

Paired with: minwendaagwad vii

minwendaagwad vii it is likeable, is fun

Paired with: minwendaagozi vai

funeral
n
conducting a funeral
maajaa'iwewin ni conducting a funeral

conduct a funeral
maajaa' vta hold a funeral for h/

speaker at a funeral
maajaa'iwewinini na a speaker at a funeral

fungus
n
fungus
wazhashkwedo na fungus

wazhashkwedow na fungus; a mushroom; a pine cone

funny
adj
funny
wawiyazh adv man comical; funny

look funny
wawiyazhinaagozi vai s/he looks cute, looks funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyazhinaagwad vii

wawiyazhinaagwad vii it looks cute, looks funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyazhinaagozi vai

sound funny
wawiyazhitaagozi vai s/he sounds cute, sounds funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyazhitaagwad vii

wawiyazhitaagwad vii it sounds cute, sounds funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyazhitaagozi vai

think funny
wawiyadenim vta think h/ cute, think h/ funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyadendan vti

wawiyadendan vti think it cute, think it funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyadenim vta

wawiyadendaagozi vai s/he is thought cute, thought funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyadendaagwad vii

wawiyadendaagwad vii it is thought cute, thought funny (comical)

Paired with: wawiyadendaagozi vai

fur
n
Verbs describing fur may share a medial element /-adow-/.
fur for trade
adaawaagan ni something for sale, merchandise; fur for trade

black fur
makadewadowe vai s/he has black fur, has dark fur

brown fur
ozaawadowe vai s/he has brown or yellow fur

dark fur
makadewadowe vai s/he has black fur, has dark fur

dark-brown fur
makade-ozaawadowe vai s/he has dark-brown fur

deep fur
ishpadowe vai s/he has deep fur

grey fur
waabadowe vai s/he has grey fur

nice fur
minwadowe vai s/he has nice fur

lose fur
binadowe vai s/he (an animal) loses fur, sheds

prime fur
giizhadowe vai s/he has prime fur

red fur
miskwadowe vai s/he has red or reddish fur

thin fur
dabasadowe vai s/he has short thin fur

white fur
waabishkadowe vai s/he has white fur

yellow fur
ozaawadowe vai s/he has brown or yellow fur

furious
adj
furious
onzaamigidaazo vai s/he is extremely angry, is irate, is furious