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suck
vt
suck
wiikwam vta
  1. suck on h/ ; draw on h/ with mouth
  2. invite h/ to a feast (especially as part of a religious ceremony)

Paired with: wiikwandan vti See also: wiikom vta

wiikwamo vai s/he sucks

wiikwandan vti suck on it; draw on it with mouth

Paired with: wiikwam vta

wiikwanjige vai s/he draws on things with mouth; s/he sucks on things

noobaadan vti suck on it; nurse on it

noobaajige vai s/he sucks on something

suck at the breast
nooni vai s/he [a child] nurses, sucks at the breast

suck out
wiikwandamaw vta suck (it) out for h/

zoobam vta suck out of h/

zoobandan vti suck out of it

Paired with: zoobam vta

sucker
n
sucker
namebin na a sucker (fish)

[
white sucker
Catostomus commersoni
]

many suckers
namebinikaa vii there are (many) suckers

suddenly
adv
suddenly
gezika adv tmp suddenly

suffer
vi
suffer
aanimizi vai s/he suffers, is in distress, is very sick

gagwaadagitoo vai s/he has a hard time, suffers

make suffer
aanimi' vta make h/ suffer, cause h/ trouble, abuse h/

Paired with: aanimitoon vti2

suffer emotionally
aanimendam vai2 s/he suffers (mentally or emotionally)

suffer from thirst
gawaabaagwe vai s/he suffers from thirst

suffer in a certain place
dapine vai s/he dies in a certain place; s/he suffers in a certain place

suffer in mind
gagwaanisagendam vai2 s/he thinks things terrible, horrible, disgusting; s/he is horrified

suffer mentally
aanimendam vai2 s/he suffers (mentally or emotionally)

suffer pain
wiisagendam vai2 s/he suffers pain, is in pain, hurts

sufficient
adj
sufficient
de- pv lex enough; sufficient; suitable

debise vai s/he is enough, is sufficient, has enough

Paired with: debise vii

debise vii it is enough, is sufficient

Paired with: debise vai

gwech adv qnt enough

suffocate
vi
suffocate from smoke
gibwanaamozo vai s/he suffocates from smoke

Paired with: gibwanaamode vii

sugar
n
sugar
ziinzibaakwad ni sugar, maple sugar

boil to sugar
ombigamizan vti boil it to sugar

ombigamizige vai s/he boils something to sugar; s/he sugars off

boiling sugar
ombigamizigan ni boiling sugar or syrup

granulate sugar
naseyaawangwe vai s/he granulates sugar

granulated sugar
nase'igan ni granulated maple sugar

stir to form sugar
nase'an vti stir it to form sugar

nase'ige vai s/he stirs to form sugar

make sugar
ziinzibaakwadoke vai s/he makes sugar

maple sugar
anishinaabe-ziinzibaakwad ni maple sugar

ziinzibaakwad ni sugar, maple sugar

sugar
vi
sugar off
ombigamizige vai s/he boils something to sugar; s/he sugars off

sugar beet
n
sugar beet
wiishkobi-jiis ni a sugar beet

sugar bowl
n
sugar bowl
ziinzibaakwad-onaagaans ni a sugar bowl

ziinzibaakwadowinaagan ni a sugar bowl