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three
[card]
n
three card
nisoobii'igan na a three (card)

three o'clock
adv
three o'clock
niso-diba'iganed vii [S] it is three o'clock

niso-diba'igane vii [N] it is three o'clock

niso-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is three o'clock

thresh
vt
thresh
bakiteshka'ige vai s/he threshes field crops

thresh wild rice
bawishkam vai2 s/he threshes wild rice

mimigoshkam vai2 s/he threshes, jigs something (e.g., wild rice)

Paired with: mamigoshkam vai2 [BL]

mimigoshkan vti rub it (with foot or body) to loosen it; thresh, jig it (e.g., wild rice)

See also: mamigoshkan vti [BL]

thrice
adv
thrice
nising adv tmp three times; thrice

throat
n
throat
ingondashkway nid my throat

ningondashkway nid my throat

gigondashkway nid your throat

ogondashkway nid h/ throat

sore throat
wiisagigonewe vai s/he has a sore throat, h/ throat hurts

throat hurts
wiisagigonewe vai s/he has a sore throat, h/ throat hurts

through
[from one end or side to another]
prep
through
zhaabwayi'ii adv loc through it

See also: zhaabwaya'ii adv loc

drive through
zhaabobizo vai s/he falls, drives through

Paired with: zhaabobide vii

zhaabobide vii it falls, drives through

Paired with: zhaabobizo vai

fall through
zhaabobide vii it falls, drives through

Paired with: zhaabobizo vai

zhaabobizo vai s/he falls, drives through

Paired with: zhaabobide vii

go through
zhaabose vii it goes through, passes through

zhaabwii vai s/he goes through, passes through, achieves something, survives

pass through
zhaabose vii it goes through, passes through

zhaabwii vai s/he goes through, passes through, achieves something, survives

push through
zhaabonige vai s/he pushes things through

zhaabonigaade vii it is pushed through by somebody [by/with hand]

zhaabonigaazo vai s/he is pushed through by somebody [by/with hand]

put through
zhaabon vta put h/ through

Paired with: zhaabonan vti

zhaabonan vti put it through

Paired with: zhaabon vta

run through
zhaabobatoo vai s/he runs through

see through
zhaabwaabam vta see through h/

Paired with: zhaabwaabandan vti

zhaabwaabandan vti see through it

Paired with: zhaabwaabam vta

zhaabwaabi vai s/he sees through something, looks through something

zhiibaayaabandan vti see through it

zhiibaayaabi vai s/he sees through something (e.g., binoculars, telescope, scope)

soak through
zhaabwaabaawe vai s/he is soaked through

Paired with: zhaabwaabaawe vai

zhaabwaabaawe vii it is soaked through

Paired with: zhaabwaabaawe vii

● THROUGH AN OPENING
look through an opening
dapaabi vai s/he peeks (through an opening), looks through an opening

dapaabam vta look through a window at h/; peek (through an opening) at h/, look through an opening at h/

Paired with: dapaabandan vti

dapaabandan vti peek (through an opening) at it, look through an opening at it

Paired with: dapaabam vta

peek through an opening
dapaabi vai s/he peeks (through an opening), looks through an opening

dapaabam vta look through a window at h/; peek (through an opening) at h/, look through an opening at h/

Paired with: dapaabandan vti

dapaabandan vti peek (through an opening) at it, look through an opening at it

Paired with: dapaabam vta

● GO THROUGH SEVERING OR CUTTING OFF
bite through
giishkam vta bite through h/ cleanly

Paired with: giishkandan vti

giishkandan vti bite through it cleanly

Paired with: giishkam vta

cut through
giishkizh vta cut it (animate, string-like) off or through

Paired with: giishkizhan vti

giishkizhan vti cut it off; cut through, cut it

Paired with: giishkizh vta

● THROUGH THE ICE
fall through the ice
dwaashin vai s/he falls through the ice

wind blows through
zhaabwaanimad vii wind blows through something

throughout
prep
throughout
gabe- pv lex throughout; whole extent of

gabe-ayi'ii adv loc a long time; throughout it

throw
vt
throw
apagidaadiwag vai they throw (it) at each other

apagidamaw vta throw something at or to h/

See also: apagidaw vta

apagidaw vta throw (it) at or to h/

See also: apagidamaw vta

apagidoon vti2 throw it

Paired with: apagizh vta

apagijigaade vii it is thrown (by someone), "they" throw it

apagijigaazo vai s/he is thrown (by someone), "they" throw h/

apagijige vai s/he throws things

apagizh vta throw h/

throw aboard
boozwebin vta throw h/ aboard

Paired with: boozwebinan vti

boozwebinan vti throw it aboard

Paired with: boozwebin vta

boozwebinige vai s/he throws things aboard

throw across
aazhawiwebin vta throw, shove h/ across

Paired with: aazhawiwebinan vti

aazhawiwebinan vti fly it across

throw around
ombwewebin vta throw h/ around

ombwewebinan vta throw it around

Paired with: ombwewebin vta

ombwewebinige vai s/he makes a mess; s/he throws things around

ombwewebinigaade vii it is thrown around (by someone), "they" throw it around

ombwewebinigaazo vai h/ is thrown around (by someone), "they" throw h/ around

throw aside
ikowebin vta push, shove, toss, throw h/ aside or out of the way (with hands)

Paired with: ikowebinan vti

ikowebinan vti push, shove, toss, throw it aside or out of the way (with hands)

Paired with: ikowebin vta

ikowebinamaw vta push, shove, toss, throw (it) aside or out of the way for h/

ikowebinige vai s/he pushes, shoves, tosses, throws things aside or out of the way

ikowebinigaade vii it is pushed, shoved, tossed, thrown out of the way (by someone), "they" push, shove, toss, throw it aside or out of the way

ikowebinigaazo vai s/he is pushed, shoved, tossed, thown aside or out of the way (by someone), "they" push, shove, toss, throw h/ aside or out of the way

throw away
webin vta
  1. throw h/ away
  2. separate from, divorce h/

Paired with: webinan vti

webinan vti throw it away

Paired with: webin vta

webinige vai s/he throws things away

webinigaade vii it is thrown away (by someone), "they" throw it away

webinigaazo vai s/he is thrown away (by someone), "they" throw h/ away

throw over or down
gawiwebin vta throw, push, shove h/ down

Paired with: gawiwebinan vti

gawiwebinan vti throw, push, shove it down

Paired with: gawiwebin vta

throw down against
apagizo vai s/he moves towards or against something fast: s/he throws h/ self down, falls or jumps against something

throw down quickly
bagijwebin vta release h/ quickly; throw h/ down quickly

Paired with: bagijwebinan vti

bagijwebinan vti release it quickly, throw it down quickly

Paired with: bagijwebin vta

throw here
biijwebin vta throw h/ here

Paired with: biijwebinan vti

biijwebinan vti throw it here

Paired with: biijwebin vta

biijwebinamaw vta throw (it) here to h/

throw in
biinjwebin vta throw h/ in

Paired with: biinjwebinan vti

biinjwebinan vti
  1. throw it in
  2. cast it (a vote or ballot)

Paired with: biinjwebin vta

biinjwebinige vai
  1. s/he throws things in
  2. s/he votes

throw inside
biindigewebin vta throw h/ inside

Paired with: biindigewebinan vti

biindigewebinan vti throw it inside

Paired with: biindigewebin vta

biindigewebinige vai s/he throws things inside

throw into the water
bakobiiwebin vta throw h/ into the water

Paired with: bakobiiwebinan vti

bakobiiwebinan vti throw it into the water

Paired with: bakobiiwebin vta

bakobiiwebinige vai s/he throws (things) into the water

bakobiiwebinigaade vii it is thrown into the water (by someone), "they" throw it into the water

bakobiiwebinigaazo vai s/he is thrown into the water (by someone), "they" throw h/ into the water

throw off boat or vehicle
gabaawebin vta throw h/ off a boat or vehicle

Paired with: gabaawebinan vti

gabaawebinan vti throw it off a boat or vehicle

Paired with: gabaawebin vta

throw off to the side
bakewebinan vti throw it off to the side, off the main path

Paired with: bakewebin vta

bakewebin vta throw h/ off to the side, off the main path

Paired with: bakewebinan vti

throw on ground head first
ajidakiiwebinan vti throw it on the ground head first

Paired with: ajidakiiwebin vta

ajidakiiwebin vta throw h/ on the ground head first

Paired with: ajidakiiwebinan vti

throw out of the water
agwaawebin vta throw h/ out of the water

Paired with: agwaawebinan vti

agwaawebinan vti throw it out of the water

Paired with: agwaawebin vta

agwaawebinamaw vta throw (it) out of the water for or to h/

throw out of the way
ikowebin vta push, shove, toss, throw h/ aside or out of the way (with hands)

Paired with: ikowebinan vti

ikowebinan vti push, shove, toss, throw it aside or out of the way (with hands)

Paired with: ikowebin vta

ikowebinamaw vta push, shove, toss, throw (it) aside or out of the way for h/

ikowebinige vai s/he pushes, shoves, tosses, throws things aside or out of the way

ikowebinigaade vii it is pushed, shoved, tossed, thrown out of the way (by someone), "they" push, shove, toss, throw it aside or out of the way

ikowebinigaazo vai s/he is pushed, shoved, tossed, thown aside or out of the way (by someone), "they" push, shove, toss, throw h/ aside or out of the way

throw outside
zaagijiwebin vta throw h/ outside

Paired with: zaagijiwebinan vti

zaagijiwebinan vti throw it outside

Paired with: zaagijiwebin vta

zaagijiwebinigaade vii it is thrown outside (by someone), "they" throw it outside

zaagijiwebinige vai s/he throws things outside

zaagijiwebinamaw vta throw (it) outside for h/

throw over
baazhijiwebin vta throw h/ over

Paired with: baazhijiwebinan vti

baazhijiwebinan vti throw it over

Paired with: baazhijiwebin vta

throw over backwards (face up)
aazhigidwebin vta throw h/ over backwards

aazhigidwebinan vti throw it over backwards

Paired with: aazhigidwebin vta

throw up against (stick-like)
aatwaakowebin vta throw h/ up against (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: aatwaakowebinan vti

aatwaakowebinan vti throw it up against (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: aatwaakowebin vta

throw upwards
ombiwebin vta throw, toss h/ upwards

Paired with: ombiwebinan vti

ombiwebinan vti throw, toss it upwards

Paired with: ombiwebin vta

thumb
n
thumb
michichin ni [BL] a thumb

midechininj ni a thumb

thunder
n
thunder
animikiikaa vii there is thunder

make thunder
baashkikwa'am vai2 s/he makes thunder