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tourist
n
tourist
bebaamaadizid na-v a tourist; a traveller

tow
vt
tow
zagapijigan ni
  1. something towed: a trailer, a towed boat
  2. something used for hitching: a hitch, a tow rope

See also: zagapijigan na

zagapidoon vti2 tie on, tow, hitch it

Paired with: zagapizh vta

zagapizh vta tie on, tow, hitch h/

Paired with: zagapidoon vti2

zagapide vii it is tied on, towed, hitched

Paired with: zagapizo vai

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

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

Paired with: zagapide vii

tow rope
adj
tow rope
zagapijigan ni
  1. something towed: a trailer, a towed boat
  2. something used for hitching: a hitch, a tow rope

See also: zagapijigan na

toward
prep
toward the speaker
bi- pv dir here; hither; this way; toward the speaker

run toward
mawinadan vti run at, rush at, charge it

Paired with: mawinazh vta

towel
n
towel
giziingwe'on ni [C] a towel

giziingwe'on na [N] a towel

See also: giziingwe'on ni [C]

dish towel
giziiyaabika'igan ni [BL] a dish towel

town
n
town
oodena ni town

form a town
oodetoo vai s/he goes to town, stays in town, lives in town; [plural] they form a town or community

live in a town
oodetoo vai s/he goes to town, stays in town, lives in town; [plural] they form a town or community

oodenawi'idiwag vai they live together in a town

live on the end of town
ishkwege vai s/he lives at the end of town, lives in the last house

toy
n
toy
odaminwaagan ni a plaything; a toy

toy being made
odaminwaaganikaan ni toy being made

have a toy
odoodaminwaagani vai s/he has a toy or doll

use as a toy
odaminwaage vai s/he uses (something) as a toy

track
n
track
bimikawaan ni a footprint, a track

come leaving tracks
biijikawe vai s/he comes leaving tracks

find tracks
okawi' vta find h/ tracks

Paired with: okawitoon vti2

okawitoon vti2 find the tracks of it

Paired with: okawi' vta

leave big tracks
mamaangishkam vai2 s/he leaves big tracks

leave long-footed tracks
gagaanwaakozidekawe vai s/he leaves long-footed tracks

leave pigeon-toed tracks
wawaagizidekawe vai s/he leaves pigeon-toed tracks

leave tracks coming from a certain place
onjikawe vai s/he leaves tracks coming from a certain place

leave tiny-footed tracks
babiiwizidekawe vai s/he leaves tiny-footed tracks

leave tracks going along
bimikawe vai s/he leaves tracks going along

leave tracks going away
animikawe vai s/he leaves tracks going away

leave tracks going down to the water
madaabiikawe vai s/he leaves tracks going down to the water

leave tracks going into the water
bakobiikawe vai s/he leaves tracks going into water

leave tracks going out from shore
niminaawekawe vai s/he leaves tracks going out from shore (on the ice)

leave tracks going to a certain place
izhikawe vai s/he leaves tracks going to a certain place

leave turned-out tracks
nanaapaajizidekawe vai s/he leaves tracks with the feet turned-out

leave wide-footed tracks
mamaangizidekawe vai s/he leaves wide-footed tracks

look for tracks
andokawe' vta [N] look for h/ tracks

See also: nandokawe' vta

nandokawe' vta be on h/ trail; look for h/ tracks

See also: andokawe' vta [N]

nandokawechige vai s/he looks for tracks

track
[make track with something on the feet]
vt
track
biindigejiishkiwagishkige vai s/he tracks mud inside

biindigeyaawangishkige vai s/he tracks sand inside

biindigeyaagoneshkige vai s/he tracks snow inside

trade
[exchange]
vt
trade
meshkwadoon vta trade, exchange h/

Paired with: meshkwadoonan vti See also: meshkodoon vta

meshkwadoonan vti trade, exchange it

Paired with: meshkwadoon vta See also: meshkodoonan vti

meshkwadoonamaw vta trade, exchange (it) with h/

See also: meshkodoonamaw vta

meshkwadoonamaage vai s/he trades, exchanges things with people

See also: meshkodoonamaage vai

meshkwadoonige vai s/he trades things, exchanges things

meshkodoon vta trade, exchange h/

Paired with: meshkodoonan vti See also: meshkwadoon vta

meshkodoonamaw vta trade, exchange (it) with h/

See also: meshkwadoonamaw vta