ambaa

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[Swahili Word] -ambaa
[English Word] come near to without touching
[Part of Speech] verb
[Swahili Example] waliambaa mji bila ya kuingia
[English Example] They went past the town without entering it.
[Note] Cf. mwambao, mmwambao
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[Swahili Word] -ambaa
[English Word] avoid
[Part of Speech] verb
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[Swahili Word] -ambaa
[English Word] escape
[Part of Speech] verb
[Swahili Example] waliambaa hatari
[English Example] They escaped from danger
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[Swahili Word] -ambaa
[English Word] hug (the shore)
[Part of Speech] verb
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[Swahili Word] -ambaa
[English Word] pass by
[Part of Speech] verb
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[Swahili Word] -ambaa
[English Word] skirt
[Part of Speech] verb
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Swahili-english dictionary. 2013.

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