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trade
[buy and sell]
vi
trade
adaawe vai s/he buys

go about trading
babaamadaawe vai s/he goes about trading

fur for trade
adaawaagan ni something for sale, merchandise; fur for trade

trade in
phrv
trade in car
aanjidaabaane vai s/he changes cars, trades in a car

trader
n
trader
adaawewikwe na [RL] a store keeper, a merchant, a store clerk, a trader (female)

adaawewinini na a store keeper, a merchant, a store clerk, a trader

adaawewininiikwe na a store keeper, a merchant, a store clerk, a trader (female)

trading post
n
trading post
adaawewigamig ni a store, a shop, a trading post

trail
n
trail
miikana ni a road, a trail, a path

miikanaawan vii it is a road, is a trail

across the road or trail
agaamikana adv loc on the other side of the road or trail, across the road or trail

along the side of the road or trail
opimekana adv loc along the side of the road or trail

bad road or trail
maanadamon vii [S] it (road or trail) is bad, is poor

maanamon vii it (road or trail) is bad, is poor

beaver trail
amikokana ni a beaver trail

amiko-miikana ni a beaver trail

by a road or trail
jiigikana adv loc by a road or trail

end of the road or trail
gabekana adv loc at the end of the road or trail

follow a trail
maada'adoo vai s/he goes off following a trail

maada'adoon vti2 start following it (road or trail)

Paired with: maada'azh vta

maada'azh vta go off following h/ trail

Paired with: maada'adoon vti2

follow a trail along
bima'adoo vai s/he follows a trail along

bima'adoon vti2 follow it along as a trail

Paired with: bima'azh vta

bima'azh vta track h/ along, follow h/ trail along

Paired with: bima'adoon vti2

follow a trail away
anima'adoo vai s/he follows a trail away

anima'adoon vti2 follow it away as a trail

Paired with: anima'azh vta

anima'azh vta follow h/ trail away

Paired with: anima'adoon vti2

follow a trail here
biida'adoo vai s/he follows a trail here

biida'adoon vti2 follow it as a trail here

Paired with: biida'azh vta

biida'azh vta follow h/ trail here

Paired with: biida'adoon vti2

follow a trail inland
gopa'adoo vai s/he follows a trail inland

gopa'azh vta follow h/ trail inland

follow a trail to a certain place
ina'adoo vai s/he walks a certain way or to a certain place on a trail

ina'adoon vti2 follow it as a trail to a certain place

Paired with: ina'azh vta

ina'azh vta follow h/ trail to a certain place

Paired with: ina'adoon vti2

good road or trail
minwamon vii it is a good road or trail

hairpin turn
biskamon vii it (road, trail) makes a hairpin turn

make a road or trail
miikanaake vai s/he makes a road or trail

middle of the road or trail
naawikana adv loc in the middle of the road or trail

narrow road or trail
agaasademon vii it is a narrow road or trail

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

See also: andokawe' vta [N]

this side of the road or trail
ondaasikana adv loc on this side of the road or trail

other side of the road or trail
agaamikana adv loc on the other side of the road or trail, across the road or trail

road or trail goes off to the side
bakemon vii it (road or trail) leads off to the side, is a side road

road or trail leads along
bimamon vii it (road or trail) leads along

road or trail leads from a certain place
ondamon vii [BL] it (road or trail) comes from a certain place; it leads from there

ondadamon vii it (road or trail) leads from a certain place

road or trail leads to a certain place
inamon vii it leads to a certain place (as a road or trail)

sap-gathering trail
naadoobiikana ni a trail used to get water or sap

short road or trail
dakwamon vii it (road or trail) is short

slippery road or trail
ozhaashadamon vii it (road or trail) is slippery

ozhaashamon vii it (road or trail) is slippery

so long a road or trail
akwamon vii it (road or trail) is a certain length, is so long

wagon trail
odaabaanikana ni a highway; a wagon trail

water trail
naadoobiikana ni a trail used to get water or sap

wide road or trail
mangademon vii it is wide (as a road or trail)

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

See also: zagapijigan na

zagapijigan na something towed: a trailer

See also: zagapijigan ni

train
n
train
ishkodewidaabaan ni [RL] a train

See also: ishkodewidaabaan na

ishkodewidaabaan na a train

See also: ishkodewidaabaan ni [RL]

train track
n
train track
biiwaabiko-miikana ni a train track

ishkodewidaabaanikana ni a train track

tranquilly
adv
remain tranquilly in place
goshkwaawaadabi vai s/he stays somewhere quietly ; s/he sits quietly, sits still

transform
vt
transform
aanzinaago' vta change h/ appearance, transform h/

Paired with: aanzinaagotoon vti2

aanzinaagotoon vti2 change its appearance, transform it

Paired with: aanzinaago' vta

aanzinaago'idizo vai s/he changes h/ (own) appearance, transforms h/ self

izhinaago'idizo vai s/he transforms h/ self in appearance