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library
n
library
agindaasoowigamig ni a library

lice
n
look for lice
nandookome vai [S] s/he looks for lice

See also: andookome vai [N]

andookome vai [N] s/he searches for lice

See also: nandookome vai [S]

license
n
license
mazina'igaans ni a small book or document: a ticket, a license

driver's license
odaabii'iwe-mazina'igan ni a driver's license

See also: odaabii'iwe-mazina'igaans ni [ML]

odaabii'iwe-mazina'igaans ni [ML] a driver's license

See also: odaabii'iwe-mazina'igan ni

bimibizoo-mazina'igan ni [BL] a driver's license

fishing license
noojigiigoonyiwe-mazina'igaans ni a fishing license

marriage license
aapiji-wiidige-mazina'igan ni a marriage license

ricing license
manoominike-mazina'igaans ni [ML] a ricing license

trapping license
wanii'ige-mazina'igan ni [BL] a trapping license

See also: wanii'ige-mazina'igaans ni [ML]

wanii'ige-mazina'igaans ni [ML] a trapping license

See also: wanii'ige-mazina'igan ni [BL]

lick
vt
lick
nooskwaada'an vti lick it

Paired with: nooskwaada' vta

nooskwaada' vta lick h/

Paired with: nooskwaada'an vti

nooskwaada'ige vai s/he licks something

lick sap
nooskwaanzo vai s/he licks sap

lid
n
lift lid
baakaabowen vta lift the cover or lid off h/ (kettle, pot)

Paired with: baakaabowenan vti

baakaabowenan vti lift the cover or lid off it

Paired with: baakaabowen vta

pot lid
gibaabowe'igan ni a pot lid

put a lid on
gibaabowe' vta put a lid on h/

Paired with: gibaabowe'an vti

gibaabowe'an vti plug or cover it (liquid or something that holds a liquid), put a lid on it

Paired with: gibaabowe' vta

gibaabowe'ige vai s/he puts a lid on a pot

lie
vi
lie a certain way
izhishin vai s/he lies a certain way

Paired with: izhisin vii

izisin vii
  1. it lies a certain way
  2. it is put or expressed a certain way (in speech, song, or writing)
  3. it is written, printed a certain way (as in a book)

See also: izhishin vai

lie across (stick-like)
aazhawaakoshin vai s/he lies across (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: aazhawaakosin vii

aazhawaakosin vii it lies across (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: aazhawaakoshin vai

lie along (stick-like)
bimaakoshin vai s/he lies along (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: bimaakosin vii

bimaakosin vii it lies along (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: bimaakoshin vai

lie as padding
apishin vai s/he lies as padding

Paired with: apisin vii

apisin vii it lies as padding

Paired with: apishin vai

lie at the end
ishkweshin vai s/he lies at the end

Paired with: ishkwesin vii

ishkwesin vii it lies at the end

Paired with: ishkweshin vai

lie comfortably
minoshin vai s/he lies comfortably, lies in a good position

lie correctly
gwayakosin vii
  1. it lies correctly
  2. it lies straight

Paired with: gwayakoshin vai

gwayakoshin vai
  1. s/he lies straight
  2. s/he lies correctly

Paired with: gwayakosin vii

lie down
zhingishin vai s/he lies down, goes to bed

gawishimo vai s/he lies down, goes to bed

lie face down
animikoshin vai s/he lies face down

Paired with: animikosin vii

animikosin vii it lies face down

Paired with: animikoshin vai

lie face up
aazhigijishin vai s/he falls over backwards; s/he lies face up

Paired with: aazhigijisin vii

aazhigijisin vii it falls over backwards; it lies face up

lie facing a certain way
inaasamishin vai s/he lies facing a certain way

Paired with: inaasamisin vii

inaasamisin vii it lies facing a certain way

Paired with: inaasamishin vai

pile high
ishpishin vai s/he is piled high, lies in a big pile

Paired with: ishpisin vii

ishpisin vii it is piled high, lies in a high pile; it is at a high setting

Paired with: ishpishin vai

ishpisidoon vti2 pile it high

Paired with: ishpishim vta

ishpishim vta pile h/ high

Paired with: ishpisidoon vti2

lie in a certain place
dazhisin vii it lies in a certain place

Paired with: dazhishin vai

dazhishin vai
  1. s/he lies in a certain place
  2. s/he is buried in a certain place

Paired with: dazhisin vii

lie in a good position
minosin vii it lies in a good position, fits well in place

Paired with: minoshin vai

minoshin vai s/he lies comfortably, lies in a good position

lie in a layer
biitooshin vai s/he lies in a layer

Paired with: biitoosin vii

biitoosin vii it lies in a layer

Paired with: biitooshin vai

lie in a pile
okoshinoog vai they (animate) lie in a pile

Paired with: okosinoon vii

okosinoon vii they lie in a pile

Paired with: okoshinoog vai

lie thick
gipagishin vai s/he lies in a thick layer

Paired with: gipagisin vii

gipagisin vii it lies in a thick layer

Paired with: gipagishin vai

lie in a thin layer
bibagishin vai s/he lies in a thin layer

Paired with: bibagisin vii

bibagisin vii it lies in a thin layer

Paired with: bibagishin vai

lie in a tight place
zhegoshin vai s/he lies in a tight place

See also: zhegosin vii

zhegosin vii it lies in a tight place

See also: zhegoshin vai

lie in the open
mizhishawishin vai s/he lies in the open

Paired with: mizhishawisin vii

mizhishawisin vii it lies in the open

Paired with: mizhishawishin vai

lie in warmth
giizhooshin vai s/he lies in warmth

lie joining
aanikooshin vai s/he lies joining something else

Paired with: aanikoosin vii

aanikoosin vii it lies joining something else

Paired with: aanikooshin vai

lie limp
neshangisin vii it lies limp, lies slack

Paired with: neshangishin vai

neshangishin vai s/he lies limp, lies slack, lies relaxed

Paired with: neshangisin vii

lie on
apishimo vai s/he lies on something

lie on side
opimeshin vai s/he lies on h/ side

Paired with: opimesin vii

opimesin vii it lies on side

Paired with: opimeshin vai

lie out of the way
ikoshin vai s/he lies out of the way, moves h/ body up out of the way

Paired with: ikosin vii

ikosin vii it lies out of the way

Paired with: ikoshin vai

lie protectively on
badagoshkan vti cover it with h/ body, lie protectively on it

Paired with: badagoshkaw vta

badagoshkaw vta cover h/ with body, lie protectively on h/

Paired with: badagoshkan vti

lie side by side in a row
niibideshinoog vai they lie side by side in a row, are lined up

Paired with: niibidesinoon vii

niibidesinoon vii they lie side by side in a row, are lined up

Paired with: niibideshinoog vai

lie slack
neshangisin vii it lies limp, lies slack

Paired with: neshangishin vai

neshangishin vai s/he lies limp, lies slack, lies relaxed

Paired with: neshangisin vii

lie spread out
zhingadeshin vai s/he lies spread out

Paired with: zhingadesin vii

zhingadesin vii it lies spread out

Paired with: zhingadeshin vai

lie still
bizaanishin vai s/he lies still

goshkwaawaajishin vai s/he lies still

lie straight
gwayakoshin vai
  1. s/he lies straight
  2. s/he lies correctly

Paired with: gwayakosin vii

gwayakosin vii
  1. it lies correctly
  2. it lies straight

Paired with: gwayakoshin vai

gwayakwaakoshin vai it ((animate; stick-like) lies straight

Paired with: gwayakwaakosin vii

gwayakwaakosin vii it (something stick-like) lies straight

Paired with: gwayakwaakoshin vai

lie to a certain depth
apiichishin vai it (animate) lies so thick, so deep, to such a height; is piled or stacked so thick, so deep, to such a height

Paired with: apiichisin vii

apiichisin vii it lies so thick, so deep, to such a height; is piled or stacked so thick, so deep, to such a height

Paired with: apiichishin vai

lie touching
daangishin vai s/he lies touching

Paired with: daangisin vii

daangisin vii it lies touching

Paired with: daangishin vai

lie uncovered
michishin vai
  1. s/he lies bare, lies uncovered
  2. s/he lies right on the floor or the ground

Paired with: michisin vii

michisin vii
  1. it lies bare, lies uncovered
  2. it lies right on the floor or the ground

Paired with: michishin vai

lie uncomfortably
maazhishin vai s/he lies uncomfortably

Paired with: maazhisin vii

lie uncovered
michishin vai
  1. s/he lies bare, lies uncovered
  2. s/he lies right on the floor or the ground

Paired with: michisin vii

michisin vii
  1. it lies bare, lies uncovered
  2. it lies right on the floor or the ground

Paired with: michishin vai

lie well in place
minosin vii it lies in a good position, fits well in place

Paired with: minoshin vai

lie with head on something
apikweshimo vai s/he lies with head on something, uses a pillow

lie with head a certain way
inikweshin vai s/he lies with h/ head a certain way

lie with rear sticking out
jaangidiyeshin vai s/he lies with h/ rear sticking out

tired of lying
ishkishin vai s/he is tired of lying

turn lying
gwekishin vai s/he turns lying in place

Paired with: gwekisin vii

gwekisin vii it turns lying in place

Paired with: gwekishin vai

so many lie
dasooshinoog vai a certain number of them lie together

two lie
niizhooshinoog vai two of them lie together

three lie
nisooshinoog vai three of them lie together

lie
[speak falsely]
vi
lie
giiwanimo vai s/he lies, deceives

giiwanimotaw vta lie to h/

lie down
phrv
lie down
zhingishin vai s/he lies down, goes to bed

gawishimo vai s/he lies down, goes to bed

lie in wait
phrv
lie in wait
akamaw vta lie in wait for, ambush h/

lieutenant governor
n
lieutenant governor
aanike-odaake-ogimaa na a lieutenant-governor; an assistant director