bɩɛlɛv1to get marks, bruises or swellings due to beatingMɩ jaŋ vɩɩrɩŋ dɩ ŋ yaraa kala bɩɛlɛ.I shall beat you until your body is full of bruises.2.5Health2to poisonBa bɩɛlɛ lɩɩŋ nɛ.They put poison into the water (to catch fish).
bɩɛlɛ bɩɛlɛadjto be bruised, bloodyBa vɩɩrɛ bile, ʋ yaraa kala bɩɛlɛ bɩɛlɛ.They beat the child. His whole body is bruised.
bɩɩv1to ripenTɩɩnɛnɛɛ bɩa.The fruits are ripe.1.5.6Growth of plants2to be cooked enoughMiiriŋ ha bɩ bɩa.The rice is not cooked enough yet.3to be batteredMɩ jaŋ ŋmobuŋ dɩ ŋ kala bɩɩ.I am going to beat you very well.
bɩɩna yiv phrtake note of/rememberLɛɛlɛ nɛ mɩ bɩɩna yi ŋ lɛ.It is now I remember you.
bɩɩnɛv1thinkMɩɩ bɩɩnɛ wɩaa nɛ.I am thinking.2Person2to consider, think of or aboutƲʋ bɩɩnɛ dɩ ʋ mʋ Kʋmasɩ nɛ.He is thinking about going to Kumasi.3to expect, to assumeMɩ fa bɩɩna mɩ jaŋ laa teniŋ jɩnɩŋ.I was expecting to get a letter today.