iriiri

iriiri, (-a, -‘ia), fq. iri1. Rest, lodge, settle or ground on something; get a place on (bus, boat).

I te iriiri‘anga te ‘ātavatava rākau ki te ni‘a o te kauvai, kua tiki rātou kua ‘ōparapara ‘aka‘ou ki roto i te vai.
When the branches lodged on the bank, they got them and shoved them back into the river;

Nō te pakari i te matangi ē te ngaru i te tai, nō reira kua iriiri ‘aere te au iāti ki runga i te akau.
The wind was so strong and the waves so rough that several yachts were stranded here and there on the reef;

E neke atu kōtou ki mua kia iriiri mai tērā aronga.
Move up to the front (of the truck), so those people can get on.
[iri1 RR.]

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