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madwekwadin vii the ice is heard cracking from the cold

madwem vta chew it (animate) audibly

Paired with: madwendan vti

madwenaamo vai [BL] s/he is heard breathing, snorts, huffs and puffs

madwendan vti chew it audibly

Paired with: madwem vta

(detransitive) madwenjige vai s/he chews something audibly, is heard chewing
madwengwaam vai [ML] s/he snores, makes noise in h/ sleep

See also: madwengwaami vai [RL] ; madwengwaamo vai [BL]

madwengwaami vai [RL] s/he snores, makes noise in h/ sleep

See also: madwengwaamo vai [BL] ; madwengwaam vai [ML]

madwengwaamo vai [BL] s/he snores, makes noise in h/ sleep

See also: madwengwaami vai [RL] ; madwengwaam vai [ML]

madwenjige vai s/he chews something audibly, is heard chewing

madwesagibatoo vai s/he is heard running on the floor

madwesagishimo vai s/he is tap-dancing, is heard dancing on the floor

madwesagishin vai s/he is heard walking or falling on the floor

madwesidoon vti2 make it sound by dropping or hitting it, ring it

Paired with: madweshim vta

(detransitive) madwesijige vai s/he makes noise dropping or hitting things, rings things
madwesijige vai s/he makes noise dropping or hitting things, rings things

madwesin vii it makes noise dropping or hitting something, rings

Paired with: madweshin vai

madweshim vta make it (animate) sound by dropping or hitting it, ring it (animate)

Paired with: madwesidoon vti2

madweshin vai s/he makes noise dropping or hiting, rings

Paired with: madwesin vii

madweshkan vti step on or bump it making noise

Paired with: madweshkaw vta

madweshkaw vta step on or bump h/ or it (animate) making noise

Paired with: madweshkan vti

madwetaa vai s/he is heard in an activity

madwetoo vai s/he is heard moving or doing something

madwewe vii it makes noise, resounds, reverberates

madwewechigan ni a musical instrument (especially a keyboard instrument): a piano, an organ

madwewechige vai s/he makes things sound, plays (music)

madwewe'o vai he (partridge) drums

madwewetaw vta play music for h/