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would
vi
would
daa- pv tns modal preverb of possibility, necessity, or obligation: can, could, should, would, might, must

wound
vt
shoot and wound
maakinaw vta shoot and wound h/

wound a certain way
inaapinazh vta injure, wound, kill h/ a certain way

wrap
vt
wrap
wiiwegin vta wrap h/

Paired with: wiiweginan vti

wiiweginan vti wrap it (as or as with something sheet-like)

Paired with: wiiwegin vta

wiiweginamaw vta wrap (it) for h/

wiiweginige vai s/he wraps (things)

wiiweginigaade vii it is wrapped (by someone), "they" wrap it

wiiweginigaazo vai s/he is wrapped (by someone), "they" wrap h/

wrap in a bundle
gashkiiwegin vta wrap h/, it (animate) in a bundle

Paired with: gashkiiweginan vti

gashkiiweginan vti wrap it in a bundle

Paired with: gashkiiwegin vta

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

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

wrapped
adj
wrapped up warm
giizhoopizo vai s/he is wrapped up warm

wrapper
n
cradle board wrapper
dikineyaab ni a cradle board wrapper

wren
n
wren
wrench
n
wrench
biima'igan ni [BL] a tool that turns: a screwdriver, a wrench

biimiskwa'igan ni a tool that turns: a screwdriver, a wrench

See also: biimaskwa'igan ni

biimaskwa'igan ni a tool that turns: a screwdriver, a wrench

See also: biimiskwa'igan ni

wrestle
vt
wrestle
gagwejiiwaadan vti wrestle it

Paired with: gagwejiiwaazh vta

gagwejiiwaazh vta wrestle h/

gagwejiiwaazo vai s/he wrestles

gagwejiiwaanidiwag vai they wrestle each other

wrestler
n
wrestler
gagwejiiwaazoowinini na a wrestler

wring
vt
wring neck
bookogwebizh vta wring h/ neck

wring
ziikoobiiginan vti strain it; drain it, wring it out

ziikoobiiginige vai s/he strains things; s/he drains things, wrings things out

ziikoobiiginigaade vii it is strained (by someone), "they" strain it; it is drained, wrung out (by someone), "they" drain it, wring it out

ziikoobiiginigaazo vai s/he is strained (by someone), "they" strain h/; s/he is drained, wrung out (by someone), "they" drain h/, wring h/ out

ziinaakwa'ige vii s/he wrings something out (using something stick-like)

ziinibidoon vti2 press, squeeze, wring it

Paired with: ziinibizh vta

ziinibizh vta press, squeeze, wring h/

Paired with: ziinibidoon vti2

ziinibiiginan vti wring it out

Paired with: ziinibiigin vta

ziinibiigin vta wring h/ out

Paired with: ziinibiiginan vti