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gasoline
n
gasoline
waasamoo-bimide ni gas, gasoline

waasigani-bimide ni [BL] gas, gasoline

waazakonenjiganaaboo ni kerosene, diesel fuel

gichi-waazakonenjiganaaboo ni gas, gasoline

gather
vt
gather up
asigin vta gather h/ up, collect h/

Paired with: asiginan vti

asiginan vti gather it up, collect it

Paired with: asigin vta

asiginamaw vta pick (them) up for h/; gather, collect (them) up for h/

asiginigaade vii it is gathered up (by someone), "they" gather it up

asiginigaazo vai it (animate) is gathered up (by someone), "they" gather it (animate) up

gather
maamigin vta collect them (animate) together, gather them (animate)

Paired with: maamiginan vti

maamiginan vti collect them (inanimate) together, gather them (inanimate)

Paired with: maamigin vta

moozhaginamaw vta pick (them) up for h/; gather, collect (them) up for h/

moozhaginan vti pick them (inanimate) up; gather, collect them (inanimate)

Paired with: moozhagin vta

gear shift
n
gear shift
aandaabikinigan ni a gear shift

biindaabikibijigan ni a gear shift

generous
adj
generous
gizhewaadizi vai s/he is kind, is generous

gentle
adj
gentle
waangawizi vai [S] it (animate) is gentle, is tame

See also: aangawizi vai [RL]

gentleman
n
gentleman
zazegaa-inini na a gentleman; a man who is good-looking, well-dressed, well-mannered

be a gentleman
zazegaa-ininiiwi vai he is a gentleman

german shepherd
n
German shepherd
ma'iinganasim na a German shepherd

get
[obtain]
vt
able to get
gashkitaw vta be able to get (it) for h/, manage (it) for h/

get by boat
naada'an vti go get it by using something, go get it (by boat)

Paired with: naada' vta

naada' vta go get h/ (on the water)

Paired with: naada'an vti

naada'wi vta [BL]

naada' vta

naada'amaw vta go get (it) by boat for h/

naada'oodoon vti2 go get it by using something, go get it (by boat)

Paired with: naada'oozh vta

naada'oozh vta go to get h/ by boat

get easily
wenipazhi' vta get h/ easily, have an easy time with h/

Paired with: wenipazhitoon vti2

wenipazhitoon vti2 get it easily, have an easy time with it

Paired with: wenipazhi' vta

get from a certain place
ondin vta get, obtain h/ from a certain place

Paired with: ondinan vti

ondinamaazo vai s/he gets, obtains (it) for h/ self from a certain place

ondinamaw vta get, obtain (it) for h/ from a certain place

ondinan vti get, obtain it from a certain place

Paired with: ondin vta

ondinige vai s/he gets, obtains things from a certain place

get water
gwaaba'amaw vta
  1. scoop (it) up for h/
  2. get water for h/

nibinaadi vai s/he gets water

go get
naadin vti3 go get, go after, fetch it

Paired with: naazh vta

naazh vta go get, go after, fetch h/

Paired with: naadin vti3

naadaw vta go get (it) for h/, fetch (it) for h/

naazikamaw vta go get (it) for h/

go get food
naajimiijime vai s/he goes to get food

go get firewood
naadinise vai s/he goes to get firewood

go get mail
naadazina'igane vai s/he goes to get mail

naadazina'iganetamaw vta go collect a debt for h/; go get mail for h/

go get net
naadasabii vai s/he goes to get a net, checks a net, pulls a net (up)

go get traps
naadasoonaagane vai s/he checks h/ traps, goes to get h/ traps

go get water
naadoobii vai s/he gathers sap; s/he goes to get water or other liquid

run to get
naajibatwaadan vti run to get it, run after it

Paired with: naajibatwaazh vta

naajibatwaazh vta run to get h/

Paired with: naajibatwaadan vti

try to get
gagweji' vta try getting h/ to...

Paired with: gagwejitoon vti2

wiikwaji' vta try to get h/ free from something; try to get h/ to do something

Paired with: wiikwajitoon vti2

get with mouth
debam vta get, grab h/ with the mouth, with the teeth

Paired with: debandan vti

debandan vti get, grab it with the mouth, with the teeth

Paired with: debam vta

get along
phrv
get along well
minose vai s/he has things go well for h/, gets along well, has good luck

Paired with: minose vii

get away
phrv
get away
gii' vta flee, escape, get away from h/; get away from h/