konakona

konakona, v.i., dim. kona1, drunk, q.v. Tipsy.

Kua konakona ‘a Tētē i te ‘aere‘anga ki te teata.
Tētē was a bit drunk when he went to the pictures;

I tōna kona-kona‘anga, kua ‘aere mai ‘aia ma te ‘ura ‘aere.
Being pretty tipsy, he came up dancing about. [kona1 RR.]

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