kaitū‘au‘au

kaitū‘au‘au, (-a, -‘ia). Squander.

Kua kaitū‘au‘au ‘aia i tāna moni.
He squandered his money;

Kua kaituauau atura i tona apinga i te kanga.
And there wasted his substance with riotous living (Luke 15.13).

[kai-3, ? Tah. tuahu ‘do wrong’.]

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