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tidy
vt
tidy
zagakin vta put h/ away; tidy h/

Paired with: zagakinan vti

zagakinan vti put it away; tidy it

Paired with: zagakin vta

zagakinamaw vta put (it) in order for h/; tidy (it) for h/

zagakinige vai s/he puts things away; s/he tidies things

zagakinigaade vii it is put away (by someone), "they" put it away; it is tidied (by someone), "they" tidy it

zagakinigaazo vai s/he is put away (by someone), "they" put h/ away; s/he is tidied (by someone), "they" tidy h/

tie
vt
tie
dakobidoon vti2 tie, bind it

Paired with: dakobizh vta

dakobizh vta tie h/ up, bind h/

Paired with: dakobidoon vti2

dakobidaw vta tie, bind (it) for h/

dakobidamaw vta tie, bind (it) for h/

dakobijige vai s/he ties, binds things

dakobijigaade vii it is tied, bound (by someone)

Paired with: dakobijigaazo vai

dakobijigaazo vai
  1. s/he is tied, bound (by someone)
  2. s/he is wrapped for burial

Paired with: dakobijigaade vii

dakobide vii it is tied up, is bound

Paired with: dakobizo vai

dakobizo vai
  1. s/he is tied up, is bound
  2. s/he is in a cradle board

Paired with: dakobide vii

tie a certain way
inapidoon vti2 tie it a certain way

Paired with: inapizh vta

inapizh vta tie h/ a certain way

Paired with: inapidoon vti2

inapijige vai s/he ties things a certain way

inapide vii it is tied a certain way

Paired with: inapizo vai

inapizo vai s/he is tied a certain way

Paired with: inapide vii

tie in a bunch
okwapidoon vti2 tie it in a bunch

Paired with: okwapizh vta

okwapizh vta tie h/ in a bunch

Paired with: okwapidoon vti2

okwapide vii it is tied in a bunch

Paired with: okwapizo vai

okwapizo vai s/he is tied in a bunch

Paired with: okwapide vii

tie in place
onapidoon vti2 tie it in place

Paired with: onapizh vta

onapizh vta tie h/ in place, harnesss h/

Paired with: onapidoon vti2

onapijige vai s/he harnesses up; s/he ties things in place

onapide vii it is tied in place

Paired with: onapizo vai

onapizo vai s/he is tied in place, is harnessed

Paired with: onapide vii

tie on
zagapidoon vti2 tie on, tow, hitch it

Paired with: zagapizh vta

zagapizh vta tie on, tow, hitch h/

Paired with: zagapidoon vti2

zagapidamaw vta tie on, tow, hitch (it) for h/

zagapijige vai s/he ties on, tows, hitches things

zagapijigaade vii it is tied on, towed, hitched (by someone), "they" tie on, tow, hitch it

zagapijigaazo vai s/he is tied on, towed, hitched (by someone), "they" tie on, hitch, tow h/

zagapide vii it is tied on, towed, hitched

Paired with: zagapizo vai

zagapizo vai s/he is tied on, towed, hitched

Paired with: zagapide vii

agwapidoon vti2 attach it by tying on

Paired with: agwapizh vta

agwapizh vta attach h/ by tying on, tie it on

Paired with: agwapidoon vti2

agwapijigaade vii it is attached by being tied on (by someone), "they" attach it by tying

agwapijigaazo vai s/he is attached by being tied on (by someone), "they" attach h/ by tying

agwapide vii it is attached by being tied on

Paired with: agwapizo vai

agwapizo vai s/he is attached by being tied on

Paired with: agwapide vii

tie out of the way
ikwapidoon vti2 tie it up higher, out of the way

Paired with: ikwapizh vta

ikwapizh vta tie h/ up higher, out of the way

Paired with: ikwapidoon vti2

ikwapide vii it is tied up higher, out of the way

Paired with: ikwapizo vai

ikwapizo vai s/he is tied up higher, out of the way

Paired with: ikwapide vii

tie shut
gashkapide vii it is tied shut, is tied up in a bundle

Paired with: gashkapizo vai

gashkapidoon vti2 tie it shut, tie it up in a bundle

Paired with: gashkapizh vta

gashkapizh vta tie h/ shut, tie h/ up in a bundle

Paired with: gashkapidoon vti2

gashkapizo vai s/he is tied shut, is tied up in a bundle

Paired with: gashkapide vii

tie tight
mashkawapidoon vti2 tie it tight

Paired with: mashkawapizh vta

mashkawapizh vta tie h/ tight

Paired with: mashkawapidoon vti2

mashkawapide vii it is tied tight

Paired with: mashkawapizo vai

mashkawapizo vai s/he is tied tight

Paired with: mashkawapide vii

tie wild rice
dakobidoo vai s/he ties wild rice

tie with a knot
gashka'oodoon vti2 tie it with a knot; lace and tie it

Paired with: gashka'oozh vta

gashka'oozh vta tie h/ with a knot

Paired with: gashka'oodoon vti2

gashka'oode vii it is knotted, is tangled

Paired with: gashka'oozo vai

gashka'oozo vai s/he is knotted, is tangled

Paired with: gashka'oode vii

tie with something else
dagwapidoon vti2 tie it with something else

Paired with: dagwapizh vta

dagwapizh vta tie h/ with something else

Paired with: dagwapidoon vti2

dagwapide vii it is tied with something else

Paired with: dagwapizo vai

dagwapizo vai s/he is tied with something else

Paired with: dagwapide vii

tie wrong way
napaadapidoon vti2 tie it the wrong way

Paired with: napaadapizh vta

napaadapizh vta tie, harness h/ the wrong way

Paired with: napaadapidoon vti2

wrap and tie in a bundle
gashkibidoon vti2 wrap and tie it in a bundle

Paired with: gashkibizh vta

gashkibizh vta wrap and tie h/ in a bundle

Paired with: gashkibidoon vti2

gashkibijige vai s/he wraps and ties things in bundle

gashkibijigaade vii it is wrapped and tied in a bundle (by someone)

gashkibijigaazo vai s/he is wrapped and tied in a bundle (by someone)

gashkibide vii it is wrapped and tied in a bundle

Paired with: gashkibizo vai

gashkibizo vai s/he is wrapped and tied in a bundle

Paired with: gashkibide vii

tie at a certain place
danapidoon vti2 tie it in a certain place

Paired with: danapizh vta

danapizh vta tie h/ at a certain place

Paired with: danapidoon vti2

tie loosely
geshawapidoon vti2 tie it loosely

Paired with: geshawapizh vta

geshawapizh vta tie h/ loosely

Paired with: geshawapidoon vti2

binangwapidoon vti2 tie it loosely

Paired with: binangwapizh vta

binangwapizh vta tie h/ loosely

Paired with: binangwapidoon vti2

tie for good
aapidapidoon vti2 tie it securely, tie it for good

Paired with: aapidapizh vta

aapidapizh vta tie h/ securely, tie h/ for good

Paired with: aapidapidoon vti2

aapidapide vii it is tied securely, tied for good

Paired with: aapidapizo vai

aapidapizo vai s/he is tied securely, tied for good

Paired with: aapidapide vii

tie to something stick-like
gitaakwapidoon vti2 tie it to something (e.g., a post)

Paired with: gitaakwapizh vta

gitaakwapizh vta tie h/ to something (e.g., a post)

Paired with: gitaakwapidoon vti2

wrap up and tie
gashkiigapide vii it is wrapped up and tied

Paired with: gashkiigapizo vai

gashkiigapidoon vti2 wrap it up and tie it

Paired with: gashkiigapizh vta

gashkiigapizh vta wrap it (animate) up and tie it

Paired with: gashkiigapidoon vti2

gashkiigapizo vai s/he is wrapped up and tied

Paired with: gashkiigapide vii

TIE SO MANY
tie a certain number
dasoopidoon vti2 tie a certain number of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: dasoopizh vta

dasoopizh vta tie, hitch a certain number of them (animate) together

Paired with: dasoopidoon vti2

dasoopidewan vii a certain number of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: dasoopizowag vai

dasoopizowag vai a certain number of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: dasoopidewan vii

tie one
bezhigoopidoon vti2 tie one of it

Paired with: bezhigoopizh vta

bezhigoopizh vta tie, hitch one (animate)

Paired with: bezhigoopidoon vti2

bezhigoopide vii one (inanimate) is tied

Paired with: bezhigoopizo vai

bezhigoopizo vai one (animate) is tied, is hitched

Paired with: bezhigoopide vii

tie two
niizhoopidoon vti2 tie two of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: niizhoopizh vta

niizhoopizh vta tie, hitch two of them (animate) together

Paired with: niizhoopidoon vti2

niizhoopidewan vii two of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: niizhoopizowag vai

niizhoopizowag vai two of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: niizhoopidewan vii

tie three
nisoopidoon vti2 tie three of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: nisoopizh vta

nisoopizh vta tie, hitch three of them (animate) together

nisoopidewan vii three of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: nisoopizowag vai

nisoopizowag vai three of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: nisoopidewan vii

tie four
niiyoopidoon vti2 tie four of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: niiyoopizh vta

niiyoopizh vta tie, hitch four of them (animate) together

niiyoopidewan vii four of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: niiyoopizowag vai

niiyoopizowag vai four of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: niiyoopidewan vii

tie five
naanoopidoon vti2 tie five of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: naanoopizh vta

naanoopizh vta tie, hitch five of them (animate) together

naanoopidewan vii five of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: naanoopizowag vai

naanoopizowag vai five of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: naanoopidewan vii

tie six
ningodwaasoopidoon vti2 tie six of them (inanimate) together

ningodwaasoopidewan vii six of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: ningodwaasoopizowag vai See also: ingodwaasoopidewan vii

ningodwaasoopizowag vai six of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: ningodwaasoopidewan vii

tie seven
niizhwaasoopidoon vti2 tie seven of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: niizhwaasoopizh vta

niizhwaasoopizh vta tie, hitch seven of them (animate) together

niizhwaasoopidewan vii seven of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: niizhwaasoopizowag vai

niizhwaasoopizowag vai seven of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: niizhwaasoopidewan vii

tie eight
nishwaasoopidoon vti2 tie eight of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: nishwaasoopizh vta

nishwaasoopizh vta tie, hitch eight of them (animate) together

nishwaasoopidewan vii eight of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: nishwaasoopizowag vai

nishwaasoopizowag vai eight of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: nishwaasoopidewan vii

tie nine
zhaangasoopidoon vti2 tie nine of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: zhaangasoopizh vta

zhaangasoopizh vta tie, hitch nine of them (animate) together

Paired with: zhaangasoopidoon vti2

zhaangasoopidewan vii nine of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: zhaangasoopizowag vai

zhaangasoopizowag vai nine of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: zhaangasoopidewan vii

tie ten
midaasoopidoon vti2 tie ten of them (inanimate) together

Paired with: midaasoopizh vta

midaasoopizh vta tie, hitch ten of them (animate) together

Paired with: midaasoopidoon vti2

midaasoopidewan vii ten of them (inanimate) are tied together

Paired with: midaasoopizowag vai

midaasoopizowag vai ten of them (animate) are tied together, are hitched together

Paired with: midaasoopidewan vii

tie
n
necktie
naabikawaagan na something worn around the neck: a necklace, a necktie, a neck scarf ; a necktie

tied wild rice
n
tied wild rice
dakobijigan ni tied wild rice

tight
adj
tie tight
mashkawapidoon vti2 tie it tight

Paired with: mashkawapizh vta

mashkawapizh vta tie h/ tight

Paired with: mashkawapidoon vti2

mashkawapide vii it is tied tight

Paired with: mashkawapizo vai

mashkawapizo vai s/he is tied tight

Paired with: mashkawapide vii

wedged in tightly (stick-like)
ziindaakoshin vai s/he is wedged in tightly (as something stick- or wood-like)

ziindaakosin vii it is wedged in tightly (as something stick- or wood-like)

tight place
n
crawl in a tight place
zhegoode vai s/he crawls in a tight place

lie in a tight place
zhegoshin vai s/he lies in a tight place

See also: zhegosin vii

zhegosin vii it lies in a tight place

See also: zhegoshin vai

put in a tight place
zhegoshim vta put h/ in a tight place

Paired with: zhegosidoon vti2

zhegosidoon vti2 put it in a tight place

Paired with: zhegoshim vta

ziinjisidoon vti2 put it in a tight place; wedge it in a tight place

Paired with: ziinjishim vta

stick in a tight place
zhegon vta stick h/ in a tight place, insert h/

Paired with: zhegonan vti

zhegonan vti

Paired with: zhegon vta

timber
n
cut timber
giishka'aakwe vai s/he cuts timber

measuring stick for timber
diba'aatigwaan ni a measuring used for measuring: a yardstick, a timber measuring stick, [esp. diminutive] a ruler

peel timber
bishagaakwa' vta peel bark off it (animate) (using something)

Paired with: bishagaakwa'an vti

bishagaakwa'an vti peel bark off it (using something)

Paired with: bishagaakwa' vta

bishagaakwa'ige vai s/he peels timber (using something)

scale timber
diba'aatigwe vai s/he scales timber

timberwolf
n
wolf
ma'iingan na a wolf

[
timberwolf / gray wolf
Canis lupus
]

wolf hide
ma'iinganiwayaan na a wolf hide

time
n
a long time ago
mewinzha adv tmp a long time ago, long ago

ahead of time
nayaag adv tmp ahead of time; previously

at one time
aabiding adv tmp once, one time

ingoding adv tmp at one time; sometime

See also: ningoding adv tmp

ningoding adv tmp at one time; sometime

See also: ingoding adv num

at that time
iw apii adv tmp then; at that time

at the same time
bekish adv tmp at the same time

at the time
apii adv tmp at the time; then; when

at this time
azhigwa adv tmp already; at this time; now; then

See also: zhigwa adv tmp

zhigwa adv tmp already; at this time; now; then

See also: azhigwa adv tmp

before the usual time
noonde- pv lex before the usual time; need to

certain time in hours
daso-diba'iganed vii [S] it is a certain hour, is a certain time in hours

daso-diba'igane vii [N]
  1. it is a certain time in hours
  2. it is a certain distance in miles

See also: daso-diba'iganed vii [S]

daso-diba'iganeyaa vii [BL] it is a certain time in hours

coming up to in time
ani- pv dir coming up to in time; going away; in progress; on the way

See also: ni- pv dir

easy time with
wenji' vta make h/ easily, have an easy time with h/

Paired with: wenjitoon vti2

wenjitoon vti2 make it easily, have an easy time with it

Paired with: wenji' vta

first time
oshki- pv lex
  1. new, young, fresh
  2. for the first time

for a long time
gabaya'ii adv loc [N] for a long time

See also: gabeya'ii adv tmp

gabeya'ii adv tmp for a long time

See also: gabaya'ii adv loc [N]

ginwenzh adv tmp for a long time

for some time
gomaapii adv deg for some time, some distance

give a hard time
zanagi'idiwag vai they make each other do something difficult; they make things difficult, hard for each other, give each other a hard time

zanagi'idizo vai s/he makes things difficult, hard for h/ self, gives h/ self a hard time; s/he makes h/ self do something difficult

zanagi'iwe vai s/he makes (people) do something difficult, gives people a hard time, makes trouble for people

gone a certain length of time
apiitendi vai s/he is away, absent, gone so long

inendi vai s/he is away, absent, gone so long

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

old-time
gete- pv lex old; old-time

rice for first time in season
oshki-manoominike vai s/he rices for first time in season

right at the time
na'idaa adv tmp coincidentally; just then; right at the time

some time ago
gayat adv tmp formerly, previously, some time ago

spend time in a certain place
dazhiike vai s/he takes time, spends time, stays in a certain place; s/he plays in a certain place

dazhitaa vai
  1. s/he takes time, spends time, stays in a certain place
  2. s/he works, plays (in a certain place)

times
n
certain number of times
dasing adv tmp a certain number of times; so many times

so many times
dasing adv tmp a certain number of times; so many times

two times
niizhing adv tmp twice; two times

three times
nising adv tmp three times; thrice

four times
niiwing adv tmp four times

five times
naaning adv tmp five times

six times
ingodwaaching adv tmp six times

See also: ningodwaaching adv tmp

ningodwaaching adv tmp six times

seven times
niizhwaaching adv tmp seven times

eight times
nishwaaching adv tmp eight times

See also: ishwaaching adv tmp

ishwaaching adv tmp eight times

See also: nishwaaching adv tmp

nine times
zhaangaching adv qnt nine times

ten times
midaaching adv tmp ten times