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sheet
n
sheet
apishimoniigin ni a sheet

waabishkiigin ni a sheet; white cloth

shelf
n
shelf
desaabaan ni a shelf

shell
[covering]
n
shell
es na clam; shell

mide shell
miigis na a Mide shell, a pearl

snapping turtle shell
mikinaakwemikwaan na a snapping turtle shell

turtle shell
emikwaan na a turtle shell

shell
[explosive]
n
shotgun shell
anwi ni something shot as a missle, a bullet, a shot gun shell

have a shell
odanwiimi vai s/he has bullets, has (shotgun) shells

shelter
n
shelter
dabinoo'igan ni a shelter

sheriff
n
sheriff
dakoniwewinini na a policeman; a sheriff

shift
n
gear shift
aandaabikinigan ni a gear shift

biindaabikibijigan ni a gear shift

shift
vt
shift
biindaabikibizh vta shift h/ (a car)

Paired with: biindaabikibidoon vti

shift gears
aandaabikinan vti shift the gears on it

aandaabikinige vai s/he shifts gears

biindaabikibijige vai s/he shifts gears

shift
vi
wind shifts
gwekaanimad vii the wind shifts, changes direction

shiftless
adj
shiftless
bagandizi vai s/he is lazy, is shiftless, is incompetent