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zanagizi vai

s/he is difficult, hard to manage

Paired with: zanagad vii



inzanagiz 1s ind; ninzanagiz 1s ind; nizanagiz 1s ind; zanagizi 3s ind; zanagizid 3s conj; zenagizid 3s ch-conj; Stem: /zanagizi-/

Zanagizi bezhig awe inday. Aapiji goshkokaa.

One of my horses is hard to handle. He's really edgy.
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Giga-zanagizimin ji-gawiboojigeying noongom; onzaam mashkawaanimad.

We're going to have a tough time cutting down trees today because the wind is too strong.
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Zanagizi wii-tebibinind 'a mishtadim.

The horse is going to be difficult to catch.
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zanagizi /zanagizi-/: /zanag-/
difficult
; /-izi/
s/he, it (animate) is in a state or condition