‘īpekepeke

‘īpekepeke, (-a, -‘ia).
Drive away, knock off, jerk or chuck something away, fq.

‘īpeke. Kāre au e tae i te ‘īpekepeke i tō rātou pare, ka rutua au.
I daren’t knock their caps off, they‘ll beat me;

‘Āpekepekea te toka, kāre e kino te matiē.
Chuck out the stones, never mind about the grass;

Kua arumakina rāua e te ‘akavā i tō rāua ‘īpekepeke‘anga i te vari ki runga i te māramarama.
The policemen chased them away when they were flicking the mud onto the windows;

‘E au tamariki mama‘ata, kāre pa‘a e rauka ia tāua kia ‘īpekepeke.
They are big children, I doubt if the two of us will be able to throw them out.
[‘ī-7, peke1 RR.]

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