keokeo

keokeo, v.i. Sharp-pointed, fine-pointed; sharp point (of needle).

E ‘akaoti koe i te vaira, kua keokeo.
Stop filing, the point is sharp now;

I te keokeo‘anga o te ‘āuri, kua ‘aere ‘aia ki te tautai.
When the point of the harpoon was sharp he went fishing;

Tēia te nira keokeo.
Here is a sharp needle;

te keokeo o te nira,
the point of the needle. [keo RR.]

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