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storm
n
storm
nichiiwad vii there is a severe storm, there is a catastrophe

storm clouds
zegaanakwad vii there are storm clouds, threatening clouds

storm cloud
n
storm clouds
zegaanakwad vii there are storm clouds, threatening clouds

stormy
adj
stormy
gichi-noodin vii it is very windy, is stormy

gichi-izhiwebad vii it is stormy

story
n
story
dibaajimowin ni a narrative; a story

sacred story
aadizookaan na
  1. a sacred story (a legend, a myth)
  2. a spirit

See also: aadisookaan na

aadizookaan ni a sacred story (a legend, a myth)

See also: aadizookaan na

aadizooke vai s/he tells a sacred story (a legend, a myth)

so the story goes
giiwenh pc disc so it is said; so the story goes

tell a dirty story
wiinaajimo vai s/he tells a dirty story

tell a good story
minwaajimo vai s/he tells good news, tells a good story

tell a sacred story
aadizooke vai s/he tells a sacred story (a legend, a myth)

tell a story
aadodan vti tell a story of it

Paired with: aajim vta

aajim vta tell a story of h/

Paired with: aadodan vti

dibaajimo vai s/he tells, tells a story

dadibaajimo vai s/he tells stories, reports

See also: dibaajimo vai

dadibaajimotaw vta tell stories to h/

See also: dibaajimotaw vta

story
[level]
n
have an upper story
ishpimisagokaade vii it has an upper story

storyteller
n
storyteller
aadizookewinini na a storyteller

dadibaajimoowinini na a storyteller

stove
n
stove
gizhaabikizigan ni a stove

cookstove
jiibaakwe-gizhaabikizigan ni a cookstove

See also: jibaakwewi-gizhaabikizigan ni [BL]

in the stove
biinji-gizhaabikizigan adv loc in the stove, in the oven

propane stove
waasigani-bimide-gizhaabikizigan ni [BL] a propane stove

stovepipe
n
stovepipe
okijaabik ni a pipe through which smoke goes: a stove pipe, a tail pipe

okijiikaan ni a stovepipe

straight
adj
straight
gwayak adv man
  1. straight
  2. right, correct

gwayakozi vai s/he is straight

Paired with: gwayakwaa vii

gwayakwaa vii
  1. it is straight
  2. it is correct

Paired with: gwayakozi vai

straight (mineral)
gwayakwaabikad vii it (mineral) is straight

Paired with: gwayakwaabikizi vai

gwayakwaabikizi vai it (animate; mineral) is straight

Paired with: gwayakwaabikad vii

straight (stick-like)
gwayakwaakozi vai s/he is straight (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: gwayakwaakwad vii

gwayakwaakwad vii it is straight (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: gwayakwaakozi vai

straight (string-like)
gwayakwaabiigad vii it is straight (as something string-like)

Paired with: gwayakwaabiigizi vai

gwayakwaabiigizi vai s/he is straight (as something string-like)

Paired with: gwayakwaabiigad vii

cut straight
gwayakozh vta cut h/ straight

Paired with: gwayakozhan vti

gwayakozhan vti cut it straight

Paired with: gwayakozh vta

go straight
gwayakoshkaa vai
  1. s/he goes straight
  2. s/he goes the right way

grow straight
gwayakogi vai s/he grows straight

Paired with: gwayakogin vii

gwayakogin vii it grows straight

Paired with: gwayakogi vai

hold head straight
gwayakokweni vai s/he holds h/ head straight

lay straight
gwayakoshim vta

Paired with: gwayakosidoon vti2

gwayakosidoon vti2 lay it straight

Paired with: gwayakoshim vta

lie straight
gwayakoshin vai
  1. s/he lies straight
  2. s/he lies correctly

Paired with: gwayakosin vii

gwayakosin vii
  1. it lies correctly
  2. it lies straight

Paired with: gwayakoshin vai

gwayakwaakoshin vai it ((animate; stick-like) lies straight

Paired with: gwayakwaakosin vii

gwayakwaakosin vii it (something stick-like) lies straight

Paired with: gwayakwaakoshin vai

make straight
gwayako' vta
  1. make h/ straight
  2. make h/ right

Paired with: gwayakotoon vti2

gwayakotoon vti2
  1. make it straight
  2. make it right

Paired with: gwayako' vta

pull straight
gwayakobidoon vti2 pull, tear it straight

Paired with: gwayakobizh vta

gwayakobizh vta pull, tear h/ straight

Paired with: gwayakobidoon vti2

run straight
gwayakobatoo vai s/he runs straight

saw straight
gwayakoboodoon vti2 saw it straight

Paired with: gwayakoboozh vta

gwayakoboozh vta saw h/ straight

Paired with: gwayakoboodoon vti2

gwayakoboode vii it is sawn straight

Paired with: gwayakoboozo vai

gwayakoboozo vai s/he is sawn straight

Paired with: gwayakoboode vii

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

tear straight
gwayakobidoon vti2 pull, tear it straight

Paired with: gwayakobizh vta

gwayakobizh vta pull, tear h/ straight

Paired with: gwayakobidoon vti2

straighten
vt
straighten
miinobidoon vti2 straighten it (with hands)

Paired with: miinobizh vta

miinobidoon vti2 straighten it (with hands)

Paired with: miinobizh vta

miinoshkan vti straighten it (with foot or body)

Paired with: miinoshkaw vta

miinoshkaw vta straighten h/ (with foot or body)

Paired with: miinoshkan vti

miinosidoon vti2 straighten it; set it straight

Paired with: miinoshim vta

miinoshim vta straighten h/; set h/ straight

Paired with: miinosidoon vti2