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rinju
gismu rafsi: ri'u x1 is restrained/held [back]/constrained/kept by restraint x2 against x3 (event). Also: x2 is a restraint/binding for x1, x2 keeps/restrains/holds [back]/constrains x1 from x3 (= selri'u for reordered places); agentive restraint (= ri'urgau, ri'urzu'e). See also zifre, ralte, pinfu, kavbu, fanta, jgari, jimte, bapli, curmi, kluza, tagji.
pu co'u lo mutce lerci mi rinju lo nu ganzu
I was tied up until very late getting some things in order.
lo carmi ke tcadu flu'ente pu se rinju mi lo ka tsuku le briju
Intense traffic prevented me from getting to the office.
fanta
gismu x1 prevents/keeps/stops/restrains/constrains event x2 from occurring. See also pinfu, bandu, zunti, rinju, jimte, bapli, rivbi.
kluza
gismu rafsi: luz x1 (obj.) is loose/bloused/not tight on x2 (obj.) at locus x3. See also tagji, trati, rinju.
ralte
gismu rafsi: ra'e x1 retains/keeps/holds x2 in its possession. See also cirko, rinju, ponse, jgari, pinfu, stali, curmi.
selkarlygau
lujvo g1 collars/has a band put on k2, the collar/band being k1 made of material k3. Cf. gasnu, karli, rinju, pinfu, kavbu.
tagji
gismu rafsi: tag x1 is snug/tight on x2 in dimension/direction x3 at locus x4. See also trati, jarki, kluza, rinju.
tolri'ugau
lujvo x1 releases x2 from restraint/binding x3 to do/be x4 . See also rinju, gasnu, zifcru
kavbu
gismu rafsi: kav x1 captures/catches/apprehends/seizes/nabs x2 with trap/restraint x3. Catch something thrown (= rerkavbu). See also jersi, kalte, pinfu, sisku, se rinju.
pinfu
gismu rafsi: pif x1 is a prisoner/captive of x2, restrained/held/confined by means/force x3. See also zifre, kavbu, rinju, ralte, fanta, cilce.
curmi
gismu rafsi: cru x1 (agent) lets/permits/allows x2 (event) under conditions x3; x1 grants privilege x2. Sufficient condition (= crutcini), agent that permits a situation (= tcinycru). See also rinju, banzu, ralte, jimte, jaspu, zifre.
jgari
gismu rafsi: jai x1 grasps/holds/clutches/seizes/grips/[hugs] x2 with x3 (part of x1) at locus x4 (part of x2). Hug (= birjai, pamjai); handshake (= xanjaisi'u); hold with hands (= xanjai); handle (= jaitci). See also ralte, pencu, darxi, batke, rinju.
jimte
gismu rafsi: jit x1 is a limit/extreme/bound/border/[confinement] of x2 in property/domain x3. Restrain/constrain within limits (= jitri'u, jitygau, jityzu'e). See also cmavo list ji'e, traji, korbi, kuspe, rinju, bapli, curmi, fanta, jbini.
zifre
gismu rafsi: zif zi'e x1 is free/at liberty to do/be x2 (event/state) under conditions x3. Also unrestricted, unfettered, unconstrained; (adjective:) independent; (adverb:) willingly, voluntarily, freely, may, optionally; (potential:) x1 voluntarily does x2. See also pinfu, rinju, bilga, curmi, kakne, frili.
bapli
gismu rafsi: bap bai x1 [force] (ka) forces/compels event x2 to occur; x1 determines property x2 to manifest. Also constrains; requires success, unlike the physics term (better expressed by danre). See also fanta, rinju, jimte, jitro, rinka, krinu, zukte, randa, danre, cmavo list bai, marxa, tinsa, xarnu.