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naconj. 1and[9.2.5.2 - Clause conjunctions], [9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition ], [9.2.5.1 - Phrase conjunctions], [9.2.5.3 - Sentence conjunctions], [9.6.1.1 - And, also], [9.2.5 - Conjunctions] 2with[9.6.1.3 - Association], [9.5.2.2 - With, be with], [9.5.2.1 - Together], [9.5.3.3 - With (a patient)], [9.5.2.3 - With, do with someone], [8.4.5.2.2 - At the same time], [9.6.1.4 - Combinative relation]

ku̱haahi̱i̱ryav. have an obsession[3.4.1.4.3 - Obsessed], [3.1.2.3 - Attention], [4.3.9.2 - Habit], [2.5.8 - Mental illness], [3.4.1.4 - Interested]

kuhooyonav. quarrel, using obscene wordsSyn:kukungana, kuzongoba. [3.5.1.3.3 - Contradict], [3.2.5.4.1 - Disagree], [4.8.2 - Fight], [3.5.5.1 - Obscenity], [4.8.1.1 - Oppose], [4.1.6 - Disunity], [3.5.1.6.2 - Quarrel], [3.5.1.6 - Debate], [4.8 - Conflict]

kubbumbav. 1cover; put s.t. under, inside or behind s.t. in order to hide or protect it Syn:ku̱ku̱u̱nyu̱ka. [4.4.4.5 - Protect], [7.3.7.2 - Wrap], [7.3.7 - Cover], [7.5.9.2 - Fill, cover] 2Metaphor. ignore, turn a deaf ear; refuse to hear [6.2.4.5 - Neglect plants], [3.4.1.4.6 - Uninterested, bored], [3.4.1.4.5 - Indifferent], [3.1.2.4 - Ignore], [4.3.2.1 - Despise someone], [4.3.3.2 - Not care], [3.2.6.1 - Forget] 3bury; cover with soil, e.g., when burying a corpse Syn:kuziika. [7.3.7 - Cover], [7.8.6 - Dig], [2.6.6.5 - Bury]

kwebbumbav. hide yourself under, inside or behind s.t. [7.6 - Hide], [4.4.4.5 - Protect], [4.4.3.3 - Avoid], [7.2.6.3 - Escape]
kwebbumbiirav. hide your wrong due to fear of getting ashamed [3.5.1.5.3 - Hide your thoughts], [3.4.2.4 - Afraid], [4.4.3.2 - Cowardice], [3.4.2.2.1 - Ashamed]

kukwata₁v. 1touch, handle, hold; place a hand on s.t. or to have s.t. in your handsSyn:kugaza. [7.3.4.4 - Hold], [7.3.4 - Handle something], [7.3.4.1 - Touch], [7.2.6.2 - Prevent from moving] 2catch; seize so as to bring under control by tying with a rope[6.4.2 - Trap], [7.3.4.4 - Hold], [7.2.6.1 - Catch, capture], [6.4.6 - Things done to animals], [7.2.6.2 - Prevent from moving] 3catch up with; reach s.b. who has been ahead of you[7.2.1.2 - Move quickly], [7.2.6 - Pursue], [7.2.5.2 - Follow], [7.2.6.1 - Catch, capture], [7.2.3.5 - Move past, over, through] 4arrest; take s.b. into custody due to them committing a crime[4.6.6.1.1 - Arrest], [4.6.6.1 - Police], [7.2.6 - Pursue], [7.2.6.1 - Catch, capture] 5set broken bones; tie a stick around a broken bone or press an injured part of the body using the leaves of a certain tropical tree[7.5.2 - Join, attach], [2.5.7 - Treat disease], [2.5.7.5 - Traditional medicine] 6memorise[3.2.6.3 - Memorize], [3.2.6 - Remember] 7receive; take or accept s.t. that you have been given or have boughtSyn:kufuna, kutunga. [7.4.3 - Get], [7.4.2 - Receive] 8pay a deposit[6.8.4.5 - Pay], [6.8.4.7 - Spend]

kukwata mu ngaluv. shake hands[3.5.1.4.3 - Greet], [3.5.1.4.4 - Say farewell], [3.2.5.4 - Agree with someone]
kukwataganav. be congested; squeezed closely together[7.3.2.9 - Push], [8.3.6.4 - Dense], [7.3.2.6 - Put in], [8.1.8 - Full], [8.2.7.3 - Wedged in, stuck]
ku̱kwati̱syav. cause s.t. or s.b. to get caught[4.6.6.1.1 - Arrest], [4.7.7.3 - Imprison], [6.4.2 - Trap], [7.3.4.4 - Hold], [4.8.3.5 - Prisoner of war], [8.4.6.1.2 - Stop something], [7.2.6.1 - Catch, capture], [6.4.6 - Things done to animals], [7.2.6.2 - Prevent from moving]

kuhotokav. 1wither, shrivel; contract, of a plant when it is starting to dry [6.2.5.2 - Crop failure], [1.5.6 - Growth of plants], [1.5.7 - Plant diseases] 2Metaphor. be in an uncomfortable condition e.g. due to poor economic condition, sickness, or hunger, etc. [6.1.3 - Difficult, impossible], [7.5.8 - Simple, complicated], [4.4.2.1 - Problem], [9.4.4.9 - Impossible]

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

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

kufunga Kiswahili v. lock; close s.t. with a lock[6.7.5 - Fastening tool], [6.5.2.4 - Door], [7.3.6.1 - Shut, close], [6.5.2.5 - Window]

kuziika₁v. bury; cover with a lot of soilSyn:kubbumba. [7.3.7 - Cover], [7.8.6 - Dig], [2.6.6.5 - Bury]

kuharaturav. 1rip, tear s.t. roughly without care[7.8.1 - Break], [7.8.3 - Cut], [7.5.2.4 - Remove, take apart], [7.8.4 - Tear, rip], [7.8 - Divide into pieces] 2grind roughly[7.8.1 - Break], [7.8.3 - Cut], [6.7.2 - Pounding tool], [6.2.6.2 - Mill grain], [5.2.1.2 - Steps in food preparation], [5.2.1.2.2 - Pound in mortar and pestle], [7.7.6 - Grind], [5.2.1.2.3 - Grind flour], [7.8 - Divide into pieces]

muhololomihololon. 1s.t. empty[8.1.5.2 - None, nothing], [8.1.8.1 - Empty] 2calm place[4.8.4 - Peace], [3.4.1.2.2 - Calm], [2.3.2.5 - Quiet] 3quiet home without people and noise[4.8.4 - Peace], [3.4.1.2.2 - Calm], [2.3.2.5 - Quiet]

kuneerav. glisten; shine due to wetting with oil[8.3.3.1.2 - Bright], [1.2.3.2 - Oil], [8.3.3.1 - Shine], [8.3.3.4 - Shiny]

ntomi̱ntomi̱ Runyoro n. blow; powerful hit or impact with a fistSyn:ngu̱u̱mu̱. [4.8.2 - Fight], [7.7 - Physical impact], [4.7.7 - Punish], [4.8.2.3 - Attack], [2.5.3 - Injure], [7.7.1 - Hit]

b̯u̱kageru̱n. cruelty without feeling bothered by shame[4.8.1 - Hostility], [3.4.2.3 - Angry], [4.8.2 - Fight], [4.3.3.1 - Hate, ill will], [4.8.2.3 - Attack], [4.3.4.9 - Cruel], [4.8.2.8 - Violent], [4.3.1.5.2 - Bad-tempered], [4.7.9.6 - Oppress], [4.7.9.5 - Act harshly], [3.3.3.8 - Threaten], [4.1.6.1 - Unfriendly], [4.8 - Conflict]

kwemeerav. stand; be upright on your feet without bending [7.1.7 - Straight posture], [7.1.1 - Stand]

kwemeera b̯usimbav. Metaphor. stand firmly for the truth without changing your mind irrespective of any circumstance like persecution, intimidation, etc. [3.3.1.6 - Determined], [3.2.5.8 - Change your mind], [4.4.3.1 - Brave], [3.3.3.4 - Insist]
kwemeerahov. stay somewhere briefly or pass via somewhere before reaching the destination of your journey [4.2.1.4 - Visit], [7.2.7.1 - Stop moving], [7.2.3.3.1 - Arrive], [7.2.4.1 - Travel by land], [7.2.4.2 - Travel by water]

kwepampagulav. deny responsibility by gesturing with the handsSyn:kwehooga, kwegaana, kwehakana. [3.5.1.3.3 - Contradict], [3.2.5.4.1 - Disagree], [9.4.6.1 - No, not], [3.3.5.2 - Reject], [3.5.2.4 - Admit], [4.8.1.1 - Oppose]

mazi̱ma Runyoro 1n. truth, fact; s.t. that is true, esp. with proofSyn:mananu. [3.5.1.3.1 - Tell the truth], [3.5.1.3.5 - Real], [3.6.5 - Correct], [3.5.1.3 - True] 2interj. in fact; true[9.6.3.2 - Markers of emphasis ], [9.4.6 - Yes], [3.5.1.3 - True], [9.4.4.1 - Certainly, definitely]

waamazi̱mabaamazi̱man. righteous, sincere, trustworthy, dependable, honest personSyn:munanu. [4.3.1 - Good, moral], [3.5.1.3.1 - Tell the truth], [3.2.5.1.1 - Trust], [4.3.5 - Honest], [4.3.5.3 - Reliable], [3.2.5.1 - Believe], [3.4.1.5 - Confident], [4.3.5.2 - Faithful]

kuhaga(Var. kuhaka₁) v. 1put in, insert s.t. into s.t. else causing it to become swollen [8.3.1.9 - Stretch], [2.5.6.3 - Swell], [9.3.1.3 - To a larger degree], [8.2 - Big], [8.1.8 - Full], [8.3.1.6.2 - Convex], [7.3.4.7 - Extend], [7.5.9.2 - Fill, cover], [5.2.3.3.4 - Leaven], [8.1.4.2 - Increase], [2.6.4.6 - Grow, get bigger] 2be fully satisfied with the whole stomach bulged [5.2.2.4 - Manner of eating], [5.2.2.6 - Satiated, full] 3Metaphor. provoke, incite; encourage s.b. to do s.t. violent, illegal or unpleasant, esp. by making them angry or excited Syn:ku̱cu̱u̱ki̱ri̱i̱rya, ku̱tu̱u̱ga, kuhemba mworo. [3.4.1.4.1 - Excited], [3.4.2.3 - Angry], [4.8.2 - Fight], [3.3.3.3 - Persuade], [3.5.1.6.2 - Quarrel]

kwengeretenav. glitter; shine brightly with little flashes of lightSyn:ku̱mengereseni̱a, kumeremeta. [8.3.3.1.2 - Bright], [8.3.3 - Light], [8.3.3.1 - Shine], [8.3.3.4 - Shiny], [1.1.1.2 - Star], [1.1.1 - Sun]

kujungav. chuck, dump; put s.t. into s.t. else anyhow without any care [7.5.9 - Put], [7.4.5.2 - Throw away], [7.3.2.6 - Put in], [7.3.1.1 - Throw]

kwejungamuv. 1• Metaphor. meddle, pry, nose in; become involved in s.t. that does not concern you Syn:kwekaakyamu, kwebbwogi̱ramu, kwekiikamu, kwezi̱ngi̱i̱ryamu, kwesu̱bbamu. [4.3.4.7 - Enter by force], [3.3.3.6 - Control], [4.2.1.6 - Participate], [4.3.4.6 - Meddle] 2• Metaphor. enter by force; come or go into s.t. unexpectedly and without permission Syn:kwesu̱bbamu, kwemigamu, kwingiira. [3.3.3.6 - Control], [4.2.1.6 - Participate], [4.3.4.6 - Meddle]

kulwanav. fight; struggle physically with s.b. or shoot bullets at s.b. [4.8.2 - Fight], [4.8.2.3 - Attack], [4.3.4.3.1 - Compete with], [7.7.1 - Hit], [3.5.1.6.2 - Quarrel], [4.1.6.1 - Unfriendly]

kulwaniira(Var. kulwanirira) v. 1• fight to save s.b./s.t. in danger, e.g., death, pain, loss, etc. [4.8.2.4 - Defend], [4.8.2.2 - Fight against something bad], [4.6.6.3 - Represent], [3.3.3.2 - Advise], [3.3.3.3 - Persuade], [3.2.5.9 - Approve of something], [4.8.2.1 - Fight for something good], [4.7.5.4 - Defend against accusation] 2• Metaphor. advocate, recommend; support s.t. publically Syn:kuhagira, kusemba, kuheega. [4.8.2.4 - Defend], [4.8.2.2 - Fight against something bad], [4.6.6.3 - Represent], [3.3.3.2 - Advise], [3.3.3.1 - Suggest], [3.3.3.3 - Persuade], [3.2.5.9 - Approve of something], [4.7.4.1 - Legal personnel], [4.8.2.1 - Fight for something good], [4.7.5.4 - Defend against accusation]
ku̱lwani̱syav. 1• fight [4.8.2 - Fight], [4.8.2.3 - Attack], [4.3.4.3.1 - Compete with], [7.7.1 - Hit], [3.5.1.6.2 - Quarrel], [4.1.6.1 - Unfriendly] 2• Metaphor. try very hard to do s.t. when it is difficult or when there are a lot of problems Syn:kuwaya-waya, kupatikana, kugada-gada, kwenyamula, kuguuguuza, kupataka, kupoolooka, ku̱ti̱ta, kwesabbula, ku̱ri̱i̱tya, kwekamba, ku̱nyeega. [3.3.1.6 - Determined], [4.4.3.6 - Endure], [6.1.2.1 - Try, attempt], [6.1.2.3.2 - Work hard] 3• Metaphor. take a chance or gamble; try anything possible in the hope of being successful Syn:ku̱yi̱i̱ya. [4.4.4.8 - Risk], [6.1.2.1 - Try, attempt], [4.2.6.4 - Gambling]
kwelwanaho(Var. kwelwananganaho) v. defend yourself; protect yourself from an attack or accusation Syn:kwesobooraho, kwetongonaho. [4.4.4.4 - Save from trouble], [4.4.4.5 - Protect], [9.1.2.2 - React, respond], [4.8.2.4 - Defend], [3.2.5.4.2 - Protest], [4.8.2.2 - Fight against something bad], [4.8.2.1 - Fight for something good], [4.7.5.4 - Defend against accusation]

mananu1n. truth, truthfulness, fact; s.t. that is true, esp. with proofSyn:mazi̱ma. [3.5.1.3.1 - Tell the truth], [3.5.1.3.5 - Real], [3.6.5 - Correct], [3.5.1.3 - True] 2interj. surely[3.5.1.9 - Promise], [3.2.5.1.1 - Trust], [9.6.3.2 - Markers of emphasis ], [9.4.4.1 - Certainly, definitely], [9.4.4.2 - Sure], [3.2.5.1 - Believe], [3.4.1.5 - Confident]

ku̱teeresyav. disagree; speak angrily to s.b. because you disagree with them[3.5.1.3.3 - Contradict], [3.2.5.4.1 - Disagree], [4.8.1.1 - Oppose], [4.1.6 - Disunity], [3.5.1.6.2 - Quarrel], [3.5.1.6 - Debate]

ikunzin. 1adultery; sexual relationship with a woman or a man outside of marriage [2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality] 2cohabitation, de facto relationship; sexual relationship between a woman and a man who live together but are not officially married [2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality], [2.6.1 - Marriage]

kukookoomav. 1shout loudly; use a very loud voice to talk with or call a distant person [3.5.1.4.1 - Call], [3.5.1.1.1 - Shout] 2Idiophone. crow; cry of a cock [9.2.8 - Idiophones], [1.6.4.3 - Animal sounds], [6.3.6.1 - Chicken]

kukangabalav. 1be hard, brittle Syn:kwomeresana, kutatiira. [8.3.6.2 - Hard, firm], [8.3.6.3 - Stiff, flexible], [8.3.6.1 - Strong, brittle] 2Metaphor. be adamant, rigid; reject s.t. completely without considering it [3.3.1.6 - Determined], [3.2.5.7 - Extreme belief], [3.3.3.4 - Insist], [3.3.1.7 - Stubborn]