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regard
n
hold in low regard
dabasendaagozi vai s/he is held in low regard

Paired with: dabasendaagwad vii

dabasendaagwad vii it is held in low regard

Paired with: dabasendaagozi vai

dabasendan vti hold it in low regard

Paired with: dabasenim vta

dabasenim vta hold h/ in low regard

Paired with: dabasendan vti

regrets
n
regrets
minjinawezi vai s/he has regrets, is disappointed

reindeer
n
reindeer
adik na a caribou, a reindeer

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reject
vt
reject
aanawendan vti find it unsatisfactory, dislike, reject it

Paired with: aanawenim vta

aanawenim vta find h/ unsatisfactory, dislike, reject h/

Paired with: aanawendan vti

aanawenjige vai s/he finds things unsatisfactory, dislike, rejects things

aanawendaagozi vai s/he is found unsatisfactory, is disliked, is rejected

Paired with: aanawendaagwad vii

aanawendaagwad vii it is found unsatisfactory, is disliked, is rejected

Paired with: aanawendaagozi vai

miiwin vta push h/ away, reject h/

Paired with: miiwinan vti

miiwinan vti push it away, reject it

Paired with: miiwin vta

miiwi' vta reject, rebuff h/; drive h/ away

related
adj
related
inawem vta be related to h/

inawendiwag vai they are related to each other

relative
n
relative
inawemaagan na a relative, a kinsman

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

Paired with: neshangisin vii

release
vt
release from mind
bagidendan vti release it from h/ mind

Paired with: bagidenim vta

bagidenim vta
  1. release h/ from one's mind
  2. complete mourning for h/
  3. bury h/

Paired with: bagidendan vti

release
bagidin vta
  1. set h/ down; offer, release h/
  2. allow h/

Paired with: bagidinan vti

bagidinan vti
  1. allow it
  2. set it down; offer, release it

Paired with: bagidin vta

bagidinamaw vta set (it) down for h/; offer, release, allow (it) to h/

bagidinige vai s/he sets things down; offers, releases, allows things

bagidinigaade vii it is set down, offered, released, allowed (by someone), "they" set it down; offer, release, allow it

bagidinigaazo vai s/he is set down, offered, released (by someone), "they" set h/ down; offer, release h/

Paired with: bagidinigaade vii

release quickly
bagijwebin vta release h/ quickly; throw h/ down quickly

Paired with: bagijwebinan vti

bagijwebinan vti release it quickly, throw it down quickly

Paired with: bagijwebin vta

release (string-like)
gidiskaabiiginan vti release, disconnect, unhook, unplug it (as something string-like)

Paired with: gidiskaabiigin vta

gidiskaabiigin vta release, disconnect, unhook, unplug h/ (as something string-like)

Paired with: gidiskaabiiginan vti

gidiskaabiiginamaw vta release, disconnect, unhook, unplug (it) (as something string-like) for h/

gidiskaabiiginige vai s/he releases, disconnects, unhooks, unplugs things (as something string-like)

gidiskaabiiginigaade vii it is released, disconnected, unhooked, unplugged (as something string-like) (by someone), "they" release, disconnect, unhook, unplug it (as something string-like)

religion
n
practice a certain religion
izhitwaa vai s/he has a certain custom or belief, practices a certain religion

religion
izhitwaawin ni a certain way of belief, a religion, a culture

anami'aawin ni prayer, religion, the church

Ojibwe religion
anishinaabe-izhitwaawin ni Ojibwe religion, Indian religion

reluctance
n
reluctance
zhaagwenimowin ni reluctance, introversion