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stab
vt
stab
bazhiba' vta stab, prick h/; spear h/ (a fish)

Paired with: bazhiba'an vti

bazhiba'an vti stab, prick it

Paired with: bazhiba' vta

bazhiba'wi vta [BL]

bazhiba' vta

stack
vt
stack
okoshim vta pile, stack h/

Paired with: okosidoon vti2

okosidoon vti2 pile, stack it

Paired with: okoshim vta

stack (stick-like)
okwaakoshim vta stack h/ (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: okwaakosidoon vti2

okwaakosidoon vti2 stack it (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: okwaakoshim vta

stage fright
n
stage fright
wanaanimizi vai s/he is confused, is in shock, is scared witless

stairway
n
stairway
akwaandawaagan ni something to climb up on or in: a stairway, a ladder, an elevator

stale
adj
smell stale
agwaagomaagozi vai s/he smells moldy, smells stale

Paired with: agwaagomaagwad vii

agwaagomaagwad vii it smells moldy, smells stale

Paired with: agwaagomaagozi vai

stalk
n
cornstalk
mandaaminashk ni a cornstalk

See also: mandaaminashk na

mandaaminashk na a cornstalk

See also: mandaaminashk ni

wild rice stalk
manoominashk ni a wild rice stalk

manoominaganzh ni a wild rice stalk

manoominaatig ni a wild rice stalk

high stalk
ishpashkad vii it (plant, grass) has a high stalk, is high

long stalk
ginwashkad vii it (plant, grass) has a long stalk, is long, is tall

low stalk
short stalk
dakwashkad vii it (plant, grass) has a short stalk, is short

so high a stalk
apiitashkad vii it (plant, grass) has a stalk so high, is so high

stallion
n
stallion
naabesim na
  1. a male dog
  2. a male horse, a stallion

stamp
vt
stamp in a mortar
bootaagaadan vti stamp it in a mortar

bootaage vai s/he stamps things in a mortar (e.g., wild rice)

stamp
n
postage stamp
oshtigwaanens ni a postage stamp

stand
vi
stand
niibawi vai s/he stands

change places standing
aanjigaabawi vai s/he changes place while standing

five stand
naanoogaabawiwag vai five of them stand together

four stand
niiyoogaabawiwag vai four of them stand together

so many stand
dasoogaabawiwag vai a certain number of them stand together

stand at the end
ishkwegaabawi vai s/he stands at the end

stand back
azhegaabawi vai s/he stands back

stand crowded
ziinjigaabawi vai s/he is in a tight spot; s/he stands crowded in, squeezed in tight

stand facing a certain way
inaasamigaabawi vai s/he stands facing a certain way

stand in a certain place
dazhigaabawi vai s/he stands in a certain place

stand in a row
niibidegaabawiwag vai they stand in a row

niibidekidewan vii they stand, are planted side by side in a row

Paired with: niibidekizowag vai

niibidekizowag vai they stand, are planted side by side in a row

Paired with: niibidekidewan vii

stand in front
niigaanigaabawi vai s/he stands in front

stand in place
ozhigaabawi vai s/he stands in place, stands ready

stand in place of
aanikeshkaw vta stand next to or in place of h/, follow in h/ steps, suceed h/

stand in the open
mizhishawigaabawi vai s/he stands out in the open

stand leaning against
aaswaakogaabawi vai s/he stands leaning against something (a wall, a tree)

aatwaakogaabawi vai s/he stands leaning against something (a wall, a tree)

stand out of the way
ikogaabawi vai s/he stands aside, stands out of the way

stand quietly
bizaanigaabawi vai s/he stands quietly, stands still

goshkwaawaajigaabawi vai s/he stands quietly, stands still

stand squeezed in tight
ziinjigaabawi vai s/he is in a tight spot; s/he stands crowded in, squeezed in tight

stand stiffly
jiibadaakogaabawi vai s/he stands stiffly

stand straight
gwayakogaabawi vai s/he stands straight, has good posture

stand up
bazigwii vai s/he stands up, gets up (to a standing position)

niibawi' vta make h/ stand up

Paired with: niibawitoon vti2

niibawitoon vti2 make it stand up

Paired with: niibawi' vta

stand up suddenly
bazigonjise vai s/he stands up suddenly, leaps to h/ feet

stand with
wiijigaabawitaw vta stand with h/

stand with the back out
animikogaabawi vai s/he stands facing away

stop and stand in place
noogigaabawi vai s/he stops and stands in place

three stand
nisoogaabawiwag vai three of them stand together

turn standing
gwekigaabawi vai s/he turns while standing

two stand
niizhoogaabawiwag vai two of them stand together