karukaru

karukaru, v.i., fq. karu. Hang or sag in folds, crumpled, wrinkled, wizened.

Kua karukaru te piripou i tōna ‘a‘ao‘anga, nō te mea, ‘e ma‘ata te piripou, ‘e meangiti tōna kōpū.
The trousers hung loose when he put them on because they were too big for him;

Kāre au e ‘ao‘ao i tēnā piripou karukaru.
I‘m not going to wear those crumpled trousers;

‘e tangata metua karukaru,
a wizened old man. [karu RR.]

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