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ziigwebinigewidaabaan na a garbage truck

ziigwebinigewinini na a garbageman

ziikawaabi vai h/ eyes water, seep, tear up

ziikawidoon vai [S] s/he drools

See also: ziikawidoone vai [N]

ziikawidoone vai [N] s/he drools

See also: ziikawidoon vai [S]

ziikaa na a car, an automobile

ziikaabi vai s/he has a discharge from h/ eye or eyes; h/ eyes are runny

ziikaapidan vti drink it quickly

ziikoobiigandan vti suck it dry

ziikoobiigibidoon vti2 strip it dry (with hands)

Paired with: ziikoobiigibizh vta

ziikoobiigibizh vta strip h/ dry (with hands)

Paired with: ziikoobiigibidoon vti2

ziikoobiiginamaw vta drain (it) for, wring (it) out for h/; strain (it) for h/

ziikoobiiginan vti strain it; drain it, wring it out

(derived noun) ziikoobiiginigan ni a strainer (detransitive) ziikoobiiginige vai s/he strains things; s/he drains things, wrings things out (benefactive) ziikoobiiginamaw vta strain (it) for h/; drain (it) for, wring (it) out for h/ (verb of undergoing) ziikoobiiginigaade vii it is strained (by someone), "they" strain it; it is drained, wrung out (by someone), "they" drain it, wring it out (verb of undergoing) 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
ziikoobiiginigan ni a strainer

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

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

ziimamanji'o vai s/he feels unwell, doesn't feel too good

ziimaakigwe vai s/he has a bad cold

ziiminaagozi vai s/he looks sickly

ziinaakwa' vta wring h/ out (using something stick-like)

Paired with: ziinaakwa'an vti

ziinaakwa'an vti wring it out (using something stick-like)

Paired with: ziinaakwa' vta

(detransitive) ziinaakwa'ige vii s/he wrings something out (using something stick-like) (verb of undergoing) ziinaakwa'igaade vii it is wrung out (by someone), "they" wring it out (using something stick-like) (verb of undergoing) ziinaakwa'igaazo vai s/he is wrung out (by someone), "they" wring h/ out (using something stick-like) (derived noun) ziinaakwa'igan ni a clothes wringer; a clothespin
ziinaakwa'igan ni a clothespin; a clothes wringer

ziinaakwa'igaade vii it is wrung out (by someone), "they" wring it out (using something stick-like)

ziinaakwa'igaazo vai s/he is wrung out (by someone), "they" wring h/ out (using something stick-like)