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boonigidaazo vai s/he stops being angry, quits being angry

boonigin vii it stops growing, quits growing

Paired with: boonigi vai

booni' vta leave h/ alone; quit h/

Paired with: boonitoon vti2

(reciprocal) booni'idiwag vai they leave each other alone (detransitive) booni'iwe vai s/he leaves people alone
booni'idiwag vai they leave each other alone

booni'iwe vai s/he leaves people alone

boonim vta avoid talking to h/; stop talking to h/

(reciprocal) boonindiwag vai they stop talking to each other
boonindiwag vai they stop talking to each other

boonipon vii it stops snowing, the snow stops

boonitan vti quit listening to it

Paired with: boonitaw vta

boonitaw vta quit listening to h/

Paired with: boonitan vti

boonitoon vti2 leave it alone; quit it

Paired with: booni' vta

(detransitive) boonichige vai s/he quits doing things, leaves things alone (verb of undergoing) boonichigaade vii it is left alone (by someone), "they" leave it alone, quit it (verb of undergoing) boonichigaazo vai s/he is left alone (by someone), "they" leave h/ alone, quit h/
boonii vai s/he alights, lands (from flight)

Paired with: booniimagad vii

booniimagad vii it lands (from flight)

Paired with: boonii vai

boonwewidam vai2 s/he quits sounding, quits calling

boopoogidi vai s/he farts off and on

boopookojiibizh vta break, tear h/ (as a body or something bag-like) in two repeatedly

boopookoninjiishin vai s/he falls and breaks h/ hands

booshke giin pc disc it's up to you; it's your decision

bootaagan na [ML] a mortar for wild rice

See also: bootaagan ni [LL]

bootaagan ni [LL] a mortar for wild rice

See also: bootaagan na [ML]

bootaaganaak ni a pestle

bootaaganike vai s/he makes a mortar for rice

bootaagaadan vti stamp it in a mortar

bootaage vai s/he stamps things in a mortar (e.g., wild rice)

(applicative) bootaagaadan vti stamp it in a mortar (derived noun) bootaagan na [ML] a mortar for wild rice (verb of making) bootaaganike vai s/he makes a mortar for rice
boozazhaan ni [BL] skin lotion