kusikav. 1pull; hold s.t. firmly and use force to move it towards yourself Syn:kujaaka. [7.3Move something], [7.3.2.8Pull] 2stretch Syn:kunuula. [8.3.1.9Stretch] 3fish using a beach seine net [6.4.5Fishing] 4Metaphor. recover a girl; when parents retrieve their daughter from a man who had eloped with her [4.4.4.4Save from trouble], [2.6.1Marriage] 5absorb; take in a liquid from the surface or space around Syn:kwi̱ngi̱i̱rya, kunywa. [7.3.2.7Take something out of something], [1.3.3Wet]

kwesika₁v. be able to stretch; be able to become longer, wider or looser, e.g. while pulled Syn:kwenuula. [8.3.1.9Stretch]