kiniti, (-a, -‘ia). Pinch, pinch out, nip, take a pinch of something.
Nā Mere i kiniti iā koe.
Mary pinched you;
Kua kinitia e Kava te mata o tōna ‘ē‘ē.
Kava nipped out the head of his boil;
Kua kiniti ‘aia i te varaoa ē kua kai.
He took a pinch out of the bread and ate it.