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/baak-/ initial

 
open up, uncover
 
Type:
initial
Subtypes:
root
baakagoode vii it hangs wide open
baakagoojin vai s/he hangs wide open
baakawan vii fog lifts
baakaabika'an vti open it with a key
baakaabowen vta lift the cover or lid off h/ (kettle, pot)
baakaabowenan vti lift the cover or lid off it
baakaakobidoon vti2 push it open; pull it open
baakaakogwaadan vti pry it up with a stick
baakaakogwaazh vta pry h/ up with a stick
baakaakonan vti open it (something solid or of wood)
baakaakose vii it flies open (as something stick- or wood-liken e.g., a door)
baakaakosidoon vti2 set it (something stick-like, as a door) open ; open it by dropping or hitting against something
baakaakosin vii it is open (as something stick- or wood-like, e.g., a door)
baakaakoshkaa vii it (door) opens
baakaakoweba'an vti pry it open (forcefully using something)
baakaakowebinan vti fling, shove it open (as something stick- or wood-like, e.g., a door)
baakaakowebishkan vti kick it open
baakaakwa'an vti pry it open (using something stick-like)
baakibidoon vti2 pull it open; uncover it (by pulling)
baakibizh vta pull h/ open, uncover h/ (by pulling)
baakidoonebizh vta pull h/ mouth open
baakidooneni vai s/he opens h/ mouth
baakidoonese vai h/ mouth falls open
baakigwaadan vti pry it up or open with a stick
baakin vta uncover h/ or it (animate), open it (animate), turn it (animate) on
baakinan vti uncover it, open it up
baakindenan vti open it (a cloth or hide door cover) by pulling it aside
baakindesidoon vti2 leave it (a cloth or hide door cover) open
baakininjiibizh vta pull h/ hand open
baakininjiin vta open up h/ hand or paw
baakininjiini vai s/he opens up h/ hand or paw
baakise vai s/he comes open, comes uncovered, flies open
baakise vii it comes open, comes uncovered, flies open
baakisidoon vti2 leave it uncovered
baakisin vii it is left open, is left uncovered
baakishim vta leave h/ uncovered
baakishin vai s/he is left open, left uncovered
baakiweba'an vti use something to pry it up or open
baakiwebaasin vii it blows open, blows uncovered
baakizh vta cut h/ open
baakizhan vti cut it open
baakiigibidoon vti2 pull it (sheet-like) open
baakiiginan vti open it (something sheet-like); unwrap it
baakiingwen vta uncover h/ face