navenave, v.i. (Feel) thrill of pleasure, delightful, exquisite.
Kua navenave te mātakitaki.
The audience were delighted;
‘E mea navenave te ‘ura ā te tamā‘ine.
The girl’s dance was delightful;
‘E tangata reo navenave koe.
You have an exquisite voice;
Kua navenave rāua i te kai‘anga i te kai.
They really enjoyed the food;
Te navenave poto ‘ua,
brief pleasures (Heb. 11.25). [-nave RR.]