kamakura, v.i. Careless, ignorant and inexperienced, neglectful.
Kua rave kama-kura ‘aia i tāna ‘anga‘anga.
He scamped his work;
‘E tamaiti kamakura tērā i te ‘ākono i te ‘apinga a tōna metua.
He is very careless with his father’s things;
e o atu i te pakari ki te kamakura
(Prov. 1.4), to give subtlety to the simple;
‘E kama-kura tika ai tōna i te ‘āpi‘i.
His school-work is very slovenly.