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raincoat
n
raincoat
gimiwanoowayaan ni a raincoat

raise
[grow]
vt
raise
nitaawigi' vta grow, raise h/

Paired with: nitaawigitoon vti2

nitaawigitoon vti2 grow, raise it

Paired with: nitaawigi' vta

raise children
nitaawigi'aawaso vai s/he raises a child or children

raise children in a good way
minogi'aawaso vai s/he raises h/ children in a good way

raise well
minogitoon vti2 grow it well

Paired with: minogi' vta

minogi' vta grow h/ well

Paired with: minogitoon vti2

start raising
maajiigitoon vti2 start growing, raising it

Paired with: maajiigi' vta

maajiigi' vta start growing, raising h/

Paired with: maajiigitoon vti2

raise
[lift]
vt
raise
ombin vta lift, raise h/

Paired with: ombinan vti

ombinan vti lift, raise it

Paired with: ombin vta

ombinamaw vta lift, raise (it) for h/

ombinige vai s/he lifts, raises (things)

ombinigaade vii it is lifted, raised (by someone); "they" lift, raise it

ombinigaazo vai s/he is lifted, raised (by someone); "they" lift, raise h/

raise arm
ombinikeni vai s/he lifts, raises h/ arm

raise with a stick
ombaakwa' vta raise h/ (as or as with something stick- or wood-like), jack h/ up

Paired with: ombaakwa'an vti

ombaakwa'an vti raise it (as or as with something stick- or wood-like), jack it up

Paired with: ombaakwa' vta

raise with a rope
ombaabiigin vta hoist h/; lift, raise h/ with a rope

Paired with: ombaabiiginan vti

ombaabiiginan vti hoist it; lift, raise it with a rope

Paired with: ombaabiigin vta

ombaabiiginige vai s/he hoists, lifts things with a rope

ombaabiiginigaade vii it is hoisted, lifted, raised with a rope (by someone); "they" hoist, lift, raise it with a rope

ombaabiiginigaazo vai s/he is hoisted, lifted, raised with a rope (by someone); "they" hoist, lift, raise it with a rope

raise leg
ombigaadeni vai s/he raises, lifts h/ (own) leg

raise using something
omba'an vti raise it using something

raisin
n
raisin
zhoominens ni [ML] a raisin

See also: zhoominens na

zhoominens na a raisin

See also: zhoominens ni [ML]

rake
n
rake
binaakwe'igan ni a rake

jiishakamiga'igan ni a rake

rake
vt
rake
binaakwe'an vti comb, rake it

binaakwe'ige vai s/he rakes things

rancid
adj
smell rancid
zaatemaagozi vai s/he smells rancid, smells stale

Paired with: zaatemaagwad vii

zaatemaagwad vii it smells rancid, smells stale

Paired with: zaatemaagozi vai

zaatemaam vta find h/ smells rancid, stale

Paired with: zaatemaandan vti

zaatemaandan vti find it smells rancid, stale

Paired with: zaatemaam vta

taste rancid
zaatepogozi vai s/he tastes rancid, tastes stale

Paired with: zaatepogwad vii

zaatepogwad vii it tastes rancid, tastes stale

Paired with: zaatepogozi vai

turn rancid
zaateshin vai s/he turns rancid

Paired with: zaatesin vii

zaatesin vii it turns rancid

Paired with: zaateshin vai

random
adj
at random
bagwana adv man anyhow; at random

rank
vi
rank so high
apiitendaagwad vii it is valued so high, ranks so high, is so important, is worthy

Paired with: apiitendaagozi vai

apiitendaagozi vai s/he is valued so high, ranks so high, is so important

Paired with: apiitendaagwad vii

rapids
rapids
baawitig ni rapids

by the rapids
jiigi-baawitig adv loc by the rapids

in middle of the rapids
naawi-baawitig adv loc in the middle of the current or the rapids

water from the rapids
baawitigwaabo ni [BL] water from the rapids