lusim

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See also: lūsim

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English lose +‎ -im.

Verb[edit]

lusim trans.

  1. lose
  2. leave
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 2:24 (translation here):
      Olsem na dispela pasin i kamap. Man i save lusim papamama na i pas wantaim meri bilong en, na tupela i kamap wanpela bodi tasol.
  3. liberate
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