- Cree words
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N s/he sews around an object which is inside a piece of cloth, hide
N it (anim) runs around on something stick-like (ex a tent frame)
N s/he passes it around to those who are sitting around, s/he drives it around the body of water
N s/he, it (anim) turns around back towards or away from her/him, it (anim) standing
N s/he returns to something that s/he had given up before; s/he turns her/his back on it
N s/he turns it (anim) around with foot/body, s/he walks to where they are, walks around them and walks back to where s/he started
N s/he drives her/him, it (anim) around in a circle (by vehicle), s/he swings a partner when dancing
S s/he puts boughs against the snow around the inner wall of the teepee
S s/he places sticks around it (ex trap, leaving a space for the beaver to swim through)
S circular direction of a path, return and settle near the first place where it had rested
S s/he goes around a point while pulling a toboggan on the ice, moving winter camp
S s/he/it (anim) travels around the island by boat or airplane
S s/he pulls it (anim) around it driving an outboard motor, s/he paddles around him/her
S s/he pulls it (anim) around an island driving an outboard motor
S s/he/it goes around the teepee, as a bowl of food may be passed around
S s/he/it (anim, ex moose) walks around the edge of the lake in the water
S s/he takes it for him/her around the periphery, paddling, swimming
S s/he spins him/her/it (anim, top, ex beaver on a cooking string) around with a string
S s/he walks all around something, s/he/it (anim, ex hand of clock) completes a revolution
S it (anim, ex duck spinning) whirls through the air after being shot
S s/he spins him/her/it (anim, ex beaver on a cooking string) around with a string