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bagidenimo vai

s/he loses hope, gives up on something, lets go

nimbagidenim 1s ind; bagidenimo 3s ind; bagidenimod 3s conj; begidenimod 3s ch-conj; Stem: /bagidenimo-/

Nisayenh ganabaj bagidenimo. Gaawiin ogashkitoosiin geyaabi ji-wiisinid; onzaam gichi-aakozi.

I think my brother is giving up. He isn't able to eat anymore because his is so very sick.

bagidenimo /bagidenimo-/: /bagid-/
put down, allow, offer, release
; /-enimo/
h/ acts by thought