‘īkapekape

‘īkapekape, (-a, -‘ia), fq. ‘īkape. Flick away.

Kua ‘īkapekape ‘aia i te rō i runga i te varaoa ē kua tuku i te varaoa kia kai te puakāoa.
He flicked the ants off the piece of bread and gave it to the dog to eat;

‘Ākapekapea ki te rākau, kā repo tō rima mē mou koe.
Flick it away with a stick, you‘ll get your hands dirty if you catch hold of it. ‘Ākapekape rākau, a game involving flicking a small stick.

Tei te ‘īkapekape rākau rātou,
they are playing

‘īkapekape rākau.
[‘ī-7, kape RR.]

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