nga‘oro

nga‘oro, v.i. Move or slide in a mass (of a landslide, flood water, collapsing building).

Kua nga‘oro ‘ua te vai nā runga i te ‘enua.
The water flooded over the land;

Kua rūrū nga‘oro‘ia te ‘are e te ngaru.
The houses were swept away by the wave.

[nga-1, ‘oro.]

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