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[HHL HF] noun a tattler
[LLH] noun a wooden gong, usually made from a section of a tree trunk
[LHH] adjective black, ripe, mature
[LLHL] noun cat
[HF] noun oil
[LHH] noun corpse
[LH] noun meeting place
[HHH] noun venereal disease in men, involves swellings on the groin which are painful and impede walking
[HHF] noun chameleon
[LH] adjective strange,alien
[LLL] noun pot
[HH] noun the sediment which sinks to the bottom of the pot when palm oil is boiled after being extracted from the fruit, dregs
[LLL HLL] noun strong waves, sea currents, tempest
[LLHH] noun a strong wind
[L] verb, transitive expect, hope, anticipate
[HHHH] verb, transitive deceive
[LL] verb, transitive cut through with a single stroke
[L] verb, transitive cook by burying in hot ashes
[LLH] verb, transitive answer a question, answer a call(in the latter case only used negatively, i.e. fail to answer a call)
[HHH] verb, intransitive rejoice, become happy
[LL] verb, transitive make an error, err, miss, offend, do unwittingly, do by chance.
[HL] verb, transitive strain, filter skim
[L] verb, transitive dig up, dig (esp root crops), harvest (root crops)
[L] verb, transitive send, send for, send to (a person or a message), send for a nefarious purpose, pl esp instigate stimulate a desire in, cause longing in
[LLL] noun a kind of slug found on plantain leaves.
[HHH] noun a day before business; Sunday; church service, church used in the names of certain market days (days of the week)
[HH] number twenty.
[HH] noun knee.
[HHHL] noun nest.
[LHHH] noun big, huge.
[LHH] noun a single (or double?) pronged metal gong.
[HHH] noun kidney, heart.
[HLLHL] noun heel of the foot.
[L] verb, intransitive dodge, duck, move aside, move away, move out of the way; tv dodge.
[HHHH ] verb, transitive; verb, intransitive turn, twist, twist around, twist together (poss involves a more complete turn or twist than fiak); iv become twisted (of its own accord); turn (of a wheel).
[LL] verb, transitive remove water with a bowl from where it is not wanted (esp bail out a boat), scoop liquid from one container to another.
[H] verb, intransitive; verb, transitive become heaped up, piled up; tv heap up, pile up.
[LH] a small cloth warn at the waist by mourning widows.
[HH] noun fire.
[LHL] noun a calabash for serving palm wine, it has a filter at its mouth to hold back the dregs.
[HH] noun uncultivated land, brush (used with the name of certain flora and fauna to mean wild); plot, plantation; followers, descendants, family, people of a particular place (many place names contain the word iikọt)
[LH] noun; adjective farm
[LH] noun thief; theft
[LL] noun hat, cap
[HH] noun hip joint
[HH] verb, transitive pick at, scratch, dig out, bore a hole, curve out, force ones way into (gen some effort is required)
[HH] verb, transitive take an enema
[LL] ideophone sound of shoes with heels
[HH] verb, intransitive rise, puff, swell (of rice in cooking, of bread); become conceited, swell-headed
[H] verb, transitive cut with a glancing motion (as in scraping bark from a tree, peeling the rotten part from a yam, shaping a pestle out of wood).
[H] verb, transitive push a heavy object for a distance; shove away from a distance (as an insect with a long stick); wheel, roll, push something on wheels.
[HH] verb, transitive cut palm fruit from the cluster when there are very few remaining
[LLH] verb, transitive hit, beat, hollow or flat sounds
[HHH] verb, transitive peel with a knife; sharpen to a point (as a stick, an arrow)
[HH] verb, transitive make way, step aside
[HH] verb, intransitive ref. hang, hang on oneself, choke
[L] verb, transitive hang (on a hook, peg, line); spread out to dry; hook, link, lock, entangle
[HH] verb, transitive hang (on a hook, peg, line); spread out to dry; hook, link, lock, entangle (pl. of kọp [L])
[LH] verb, intransitive become born
[LLLH] noun cowrie shell
[HHH] noun race
[LLH] verb, transitive swallow (pl. of men)
[L] verb, transitive choose, select
[HLLL] noun armpit
[HLF] noun a kind of timber tree, Uapaca guineensis (Dalziel)
[H.HL] noun sandfly
[LH] noun yesterday (in a context of past), tomorrow (in a context of future), (loosely) two or three days in the past or future.
[LHH] noun handcuffs, leg cuffs, shackles
[HHHH] noun a dish of ground beans with oil, pepper and other condiment steamed in leaves (Yoruba)
[HD] adverb also, too
[LLH] adverb perhaps
[LH] noun fear
[H] verb, intransitive, verb, transitive dance; fawn on
[HH] noun descendants
[HHL] noun a powdered vegetable mixture used in juju sacrifices
[HF HL] noun smoke; steamboat, ship
[HF] noun hanger, peg on the wall for hanging things
[HH] verb, intransitive become sweet, delicious, tasty, enjoyable (of food or drink only)
[LL] noun bribe, dishonest business practices
[H] verb, transitive choke, cause choking (as water in the windpipe)
[HL] conjunction since (time, cause), because
[LL] verb, transitive hate, dislike
[HHH] verb, intransitive become disordered, disheveled; become smashed to bits
[LHL] noun [Eng] spirit (used in Christian church services) (var. sịbidịt)
[HL] noun shilling
[H] verb, transitive chew, eat something hard or chewable (meat, nuts, coconut). chew, eat away (of diseases that destroy tissue); burn
[HH] ideophone sound of a car (automobile) horn
[HH] verb, transitive awaken
[LH] verb, intransitive become stuck into, pinned
[LH] noun calamity
[HH] noun arm and/or hand; handle; power, strength, ability
[HF] noun strength
[LH] noun the second-born son
[LLH] noun spider web
[LH] noun fishhook
[HF] noun noise
[L] verb, transitive write
[HL] noun guava
[H] verb, transitive wash; rub on, apply (oil, ointment); lick
[H] verb, intransitive move about, become restless, fidget