koikoi

koikoi, v.i., fq. koi1.

1. Sharp (of cutting edges).

Kāre tēia au toki i koikoi meitaki.
These axes aren’t nice and sharp.

2. Nimble (of the legs), fleet of foot, quick.

Kua koikoi tōna ngā vaevae i te ‘aere‘anga ki Avarua.
He walked into Avarua at a spanking pace;

‘E ‘apinga tikāi te koikoi i ngā vaevae ō‘ou!
What a pace you go at!;

Kua ‘aere koikoi mai ‘aia.
He has hurried along here. [koi1 RR.]

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