Search results for "Drought"

ehyeyaebyeyan1desert; area where vegetation is sparse and cultivation difficult because there is insufficient waterAbaŋalabbu bagula hugula emere kuba bali mu hyeya, sibasobola hulima mere yaawe.The Arabs just buy their food because they are in a dry area where they can’t cultivate their food., grassland, desert2drought; long spell of dry weatherEhyeya hyaliho emyesi mingi hyomya ebirime.There was a long spell of dry weather that scorched the crops. ehyeyavIdiom. be malnourished2.5.2.1Malnutrition, starvation

ehyomuadj1difficult; s.t. requiring special effort, skill or planning to deal with6.1.3Difficult, impossible7.5.8Simple, complicated4.4.2.1Problem9.4.4.9Impossible2firm, hard; s.t. that is not soft8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible8.3.6.1Strong, brittle3dried, parched; s.t. without wetnessOwomu sibuuhuganya hutema mbago ŋaasi.The dryness makes it difficult to use a hoe for digging.

enangaalaenangaalandry spell during the rainy seasonOmumwi guhubbire enangaala yʼesabbiiti ebiri.It has been shining for two weeks.

endobooliendoboolindry season; period when there is no rain between November and FebruaryAmaaji gaba magosi gʼohufuna mu biseeera byʼendobooli.Water is very difficult to obtain during the dry season.

esaakyaesaakyanshort dry spell during a season of heavy rainEsaakya yino sisobola huŋotosa birime.This short dry spell is not able to wilt the crops.

ohwadiijihavbecome cracked all overEroba mwirungu lyadiijihire olwʼomumwi omungi.The soil in the swamp has cracks all over because of the intense heat.7.8.1Break7.8.2Crack7.9.3Destroy1.1.3.8Drought7.9.1Damage7.9Break, wear outder. ofohwadiha

ohwomavbecome dry; be rid of wetnessEngoye ejiwanihire jomire.The clothes you put on the drying line are dry. wokalaadvIdiophone. very dry1.3.3.1Dry9.2.8Idiophonesohwometanavbe very hard and dry1.3.3.1Dry8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible1.1.3.8Drought8.3.6.1Strong, brittleohwomeeravdry up, of water1.3.3.1Dryohwomeesavcause s.t. to dry up, e.g., a well, during the dry season1.3.3.1Dry1.1.3.8Droughtohwomyav1cause s.t. to dry1.3.3.1Dry2Metaphor. make s.b.’s life wasted or unproductive due to a curse6.8.2.3Lose wealth4.9.4.4Curse4. standard6.

ohwometanavbe very hard and drySoosobola hulima ŋahani ehyalo ni hyometene hiti.You can’t plough when the ground is so hard and dry., firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible1.1.3.8Drought8.3.6.1Strong, brittleder. ofohwoma

ohwomeesavcause s.t. to dry up, e.g., a well, during the dry seasonEndobooli yomehiise esobere.The dry season has made the wells dry up. ofohwoma