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ohuboogolavbark loudlyOgubwa gwʼomusomesa gubogooye obwiire bwosi bwosi.The teacher’s big dog barked loudly the whole night.6.3.1.5Dog3.5.1.1.1Shout1.6.4.3Animal sounds

ohubbalaalavbleat; cry of a sheepEtaama emigu nʼepaya bibbalala hirala.Ewe and a ram have similar bleating.6.3.1.2Sheep1.6.4.3Animal sounds

ohubbweguhavbark; make a loud noise, like a fox, dog etc.Ebibbwe bitera ohubbweguhira hwirungu egulo.Foxes usually bark in the evenings in swamps.6.3.1.5Dog3.5.1.1.1Shout1.6.4.3Animal sounds

ohudiriihav1make a purring noise, like an engineEhidirisi hidiriiha luhulu.The motor-car is running at a great speed lit. making a very great motor sound.1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.3.2.3Types of sounds2run very fast8.4.8.1Quick7.2.1.1.1Run

ohugongavcry of a bull in angerEbunwa yagongire nʼeweene hu yahye.The bull made an attacking cry when it saw another one.6.3.1.1Cattle1.6.4.3Animal sounds

ohuhiriitavmake a growling sound like an angry lion, e.g., of a sick person struggling to breathe3.4.2.3Angry2.2.1Breathe, breath1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.3.2.3Types of soundsohuhiriitiravsnore; breathe very noisily when asleep2.2.1Breathe, breath5.7Sleep

ohuholyoha2vcrow of a cockEngoho jitandiha ohuholyoha esaawa mwenda ejʼowiire.Cocks start crowing at three o’clock in the morning.1.6.4.3Animal sounds6.3.6.1Chicken

ohujugiravbellow; the sound made by a bullEbunwa ejugira mwirungu.The bull is bellowing in the swamp.6.3.1.1Cattle2.3.2.4Loud1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.3.2.3Types of sounds

ohumeera1vbleat, of a goat; the noise made by a goatEmbusi eri mu humerera mwisugu eyi bayirobbire.The goat is bleating in the bush where it was tethered.6.3.1.3Goat1.6.4.3Animal sounds

ohuŋiŋiravhowl of an animal that sounds like a cornered dogEmbwa yaŋiŋimire ni bayihubba olwʼohwiba enyama.The dog howled when it was beaten because of stealing meat.2.3.2.4Loud3.5.1.1.1Shout1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.3.2.3Types of sounds

ohuŋiriitavgrowl, groan; the sound of a dog, or when s.b. makes a glottal sound like a dog because of anger or hostilityEmbwa yaŋiritiiye ni yambweneho.The dog growled when it saw me.2.5.6.1Pain2.2.1Breathe, breath1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.6.6.4Mourn2.3.2.3Types of sounds

ohuŋuumav1bellow; growlEbunwa eŋuumire.The bull has bellowed.2.3.2.4Loud3.5.1.1.1Shout1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.3.2.3Types of sounds2hum; make sound with the mouth shut4.2.3.3Sing2.3.2.3Types of sounds

ohusamavbark; make a frightening sound like a dogOgubwa gusamire obwire.The big dog barked at night.6.3.1.5Dog3.5.1.1.1Shout1.6.4.3Animal sounds

ohusingirirav1keep bothering s.b. to the extent of annoyance8.4.7.1Interrupt3.4.2.3.1Annoyed4.3.4.1Do evil to4.3.4.6Meddle2buzz; while flying round and round, e.g., of a bee1.6.4.1Animal movement7.2.4.3Fly1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.3.2.3Types of sounds

ohusyolavchirp; make a sound like baby chicks, e.g., a machine6.7.9Machine1.6.4.3Animal sounds

ohuteteravcackle; sound of a hen about to lay eggsOhutetera hwʼengoho hugira edwaya yaholyoha.The cackling of a hen causes a cock to crow.6.3.6Poultry raising1.6.4.3Animal sounds6.3.6.1Chicken

ohweguŋav1sniff; inhale suddenly and forcefully through the nose that the action is audible, e.g., when one has a cold or to show disgust2.1.1.3Nose2.2.1Breathe, breath2snort; expel air suddenly, forcefully and audibly through the nose, indicating anger or contempt2.1.1.3Nose2.2.1Breathe, breath1.6.4.3Animal sounds

olufagaatoefagaatonrustling noise made esp. by animals passing through high grass7.2.1.7Move noisily2.3.2.2Sound1.6.4.3Animal sounds2.3.2.3Types of sounds