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rivbi
gismu rafsi: riv x1 avoids/evades/shuns/escapes/skirts [fate] x2 (event) through action/state x3 (event). Also detours around, stays away from; (x1 is normally an object, but may be an event). See also bandu which is not necessarily successful, fanta, which is agentive, se jersi which implies an opposing agent, sisku, kalte, fapro.
ma rivbi
Who escaped?
ko'a pu'i ja'asai rivbi lo nu cnitce
He has completely avoided being sentimental.
le rivbi zerle'a cu pujeca na'e sispe'i
The escaped robber is still at large.
ko na rivbi tu'a lo preti
Don't avoid the question!
ko'a pu roroi rivbi lo nu lumci
She always got out of washing-up.
tu'a pu ku na ka'e se rivbi
It was inevitable.
le prenu pu rivbi loi pulji
The person evaded the police.
le'o ko na rivbi fi'i nai palci je tolvri danlu
Grr! Avoid not, unwelcome evil and cowardly beast!
lo banxa catni cu rivbi lo nu jdice da
The bank avoided taking any decision.
lo banxa cu rivbi lo ka jdice da
The bank avoided taking any decision.
a'a
cmavo attitudinal: attentive - inattentive - avoiding. See also jundi, rivbi.
so'u prenu mu'a cu'i cu rivbi lo nu nicygau lo kumfa
A few people (I'm not telling who) have not cleaned up the room.
la'o zoi Danny DeVito zoi e lo cilce cinfo joi tirxu zo'u xagrai fa lo nu rivbi
Danny DeVito and ferocious lions and tigers are best avoided.
lo'e poi'i rivbi lo ka bebna cu jai mleca fai lo ka prije kei lo jai se jinvi be vo'a
Who lives without folly is not so wise as he thinks.
la'o zoi Danny DeVito zoi e lo cilce cinfo joi tirxu zo'u xagrai fa lo nu rivbi
Danny DeVito and ferocious lions and tigers are best avoided.