S ghujmoH
guj.'moh ] / [ guj.'moh ]
Klingon letters:
gujmoh
Handwritten:
gujmoh

pivot, swivel

word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
transitive verb: vay' vIghujmoH. = I pivot, swivel something.
This verb is made of the parts ghuj and muH.

Source

qepHom Saarbrücken 2020
See new words released at qepHom'a' 2020

More Information

This verb refers to what you do to a doorknob when you push it down:

If the door-opening gizmo is the kind of handle that's shaped like an L, with one leg of the L sticking into the door and the other leg grabbed by your hand, you'd use ghuj or ghujmoH "pivot, swivel."

(qepHom 2020)

For opening a doorknob that you rotate, see jIrmoH.

See also

jIrmoH crank

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Category: verbqepHom words   

Latest edit: 26 Mar 2021, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 26 Mar 2021, by KlingonTeacher

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