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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 at random; without direct evidence, not seeing or knowing, assuming, wondering

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