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stop
n
come to a stop
noogise vai s/he suddenly comes to a stop

Paired with: noogise vii

noogise vii it suddenly comes to a stop

Paired with: noogise vai

stop
[end]
vi
stop an activity
ishkwaataa vai s/he is at the end of an activity; s/he stops an activity, stops working, quits working, quits a job

stop breathing
gibitanaamo vai s/he stops breathing

ishkwaanaamo vai s/he stops breathing

stop crying
giishkowe vai s/he stops crying; s/he stops making vocal noise

stop driving
noogibide vii it stops driving, stops speeding

Paired with: noogibizo vai

noogibizo vai s/he stops driving, stops speeding, parks

Paired with: noogibide vii

stop growing
boonigi vai s/he stops growing, quits growing

boonigin vii it stops growing, quits growing

Paired with: boonigi vai

gibichigi vai s/he stops growing

gibichigin vii it stops growing

Paired with: gibichigi vai

stop making vocal noise
giishkowe vai s/he stops crying; s/he stops making vocal noise

stop moving
nagaashkaa vai s/he stops moving, halts

Paired with: nagaashkaa vii

nagaashkaa vii it stops moving, halts

Paired with: nagaashkaa vai

nagaataa vai s/he stops moving

stop raining
boonibiisaa vii it stops raining, the rain stops

stop running
noogibatoo vai s/he stops running

stop snowing
boonipon vii it stops snowing, the snow stops

stop speeding
noogibide vii it stops driving, stops speeding

Paired with: noogibizo vai

noogibizo vai s/he stops driving, stops speeding, parks

Paired with: noogibide vii

stop talking
boonim vta avoid talking to h/; stop talking to h/

gibitaanagidoone vai s/he stops talking; s/he stops gabbing

boonaanagidoone vai [N] s/he quits talking, stops talking

See also: boonaanagidoon vai [S]

boonaanagidoon vai [S] s/he quits talking, stops talking

See also: boonaanagidoone vai [N]

stop
[block]
vt
stop up
giba' vta stop h/ up; plug, block h/

Paired with: giba'an vti

giba'an vti stop it up; plug, block, dam it

Paired with: giba' vta

giba'igaade vii it is stopped up, plugged, blocked (by someone), "they" stop it up, plug, block it

stopped up
giba'igaade vii it is stopped up, plugged, blocked (by someone), "they" stop it up, plug, block it

giba'igaazo vai s/he is stopped up, plugged, blocked (by someone), "they" stop up, plug, block h/

stop
[not move]
vi
stop
gibichiwebinan vti stop it (with forceful hand movement), shut it down (as in an emergency)

Paired with: gibichiwebin vta

gibichiwebishkan vti stop it (with fast motion of body or foot), brake it

gibisikaa vai s/he stops

Paired with: gibisikaa vii

noogishkaa vai s/he comes to a stop, stops moving, stops and stays

Paired with: noogishkaa vii

noogishkaa vii it comes to a stop, stops moving

Paired with: noogishkaa vai

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

stop moving
nagaashkaa vai s/he stops moving, halts

Paired with: nagaashkaa vii

nagaashkaa vii it stops moving, halts

Paired with: nagaashkaa vai

nagaataa vai s/he stops moving

stop
[prevent]
vt
stop by hand
noogin vta stop h/, stop h/ with the hand

Paired with: nooginan vti

nooginan vti stop it, stop it with the hand

Paired with: noogin vta

stop with foot or body
nagaawebishkan vti stop it (forcefully with foot or body), brake it

Paired with: nagaawebishkaw vta

nagaawebishkaw vta brake h/; stop h/ quickly (with foot or body)

Paired with: nagaawebishkan vti

stop sign
n
stop sign
gibichii-agwaakwa'igan ni a stop sign

See also: gibichiiwagwaakwa'igan ni

gibichiiwagwaakwa'igan ni a stop sign

See also: gibichii-agwaakwa'igan ni

storage lodge
n
storage lodge
asanjigoowigamig ni a structure for storage: a storage lodge, a shed

ataasoowigamig ni a structure for storage: a storage lodge, a shed

store
n
store
adaawewigamig ni a store, a shop, a trading post

candy store
commodity store
ashangewigamig ni a welfare office, a commodity store

drugstore
mashkikii-adaawewigamig ni a pharmacy, a drugstore

mashkikiiwadaawewigamig ni a pharmacy, a drugstore

grocery store
wiisinii-adaawewigamig ni a grocery store

See also: wiisiniwin-adaawewigamig ni

wiisiniwin-adaawewigamig ni a grocery store

See also: wiisinii-adaawewigamig ni

hardware store
biiwaabiko-adaawewigamig ni a hardware store

See also: biiwaabikwadaawewigamig ni

biiwaabikwadaawewigamig ni a hardware store

See also: biiwaabiko-adaawewigamig ni

second-hand clothing store
zhiigoshkigani-adaawewigamig ni a second-hand clothing store

tobacco store
asemaa-adaawewigamig ni a tobacco store

store
vt
store
ataason vai + o s/he stores (it)

store away
na'enimo vai s/he stores things away

na'inan vti put away, store away it

Paired with: na'in vta

store liquid
atoobii vai s/he stores liquid

store keeper
n
store keeper
adaawewikwe na [RL] a store keeper, a merchant, a store clerk, a trader (female)

adaawewinini na a store keeper, a merchant, a store clerk, a trader

adaawewininiikwe na a store keeper, a merchant, a store clerk, a trader (female)