snyaagwa [sn/*yaa/gwa]
Stem with modifying proclitic composed of: sn=  , *yaakw  hold
transitive verb. hold; keep
'Nüüyu int snyaagwa hadaay ła wil yaawxgis k'yinaa. I held the wheel while some one ate lunch.
Snyaagwa a̱n'on łguułgn nag̱oog̱a dm dzag̱a waaxsism. Hold onto your child's hand before you walk across.
Snyaagwadis Terry na haḵ'a̱'a̱t. Terry is holding her keys.
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Flora Eaton holding a strip of bark in her teeth as she prepares it for weaving. Photograph by Margaret Anderson, 1980.
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Image from Print Artist Platinum software, version 23, Bonus Graphics CD.

Related entries: Dialectal Variant snyeekwt  hold/keep

Bibliographic sources: Dunn, Practical Dictionary entry: 1749.
Source: Draft Dictionary entry.