maromaroā

maromaroā, v.i. Downcast, depressed, apathetic, bored, boring.

Kua maromaroā te māpū i te ‘akakore‘ia‘anga te ‘ura e te taote.
The young folk were depressed when the medical officer banned the dance;

‘E ‘ākara‘anga maromaroā tō‘ou i tēia pōpongi.
You are looking miserable this morning;

‘E maromaroā au i te no‘o ki te kāinga.
I‘m fed up with staying at home;

‘Auraka kōtou e ‘aere maromaroā ki roto i te ngā‘i tu‘epōro‘anga.
Don’t go on to the pitch looking downhearted;

Kua ‘aere te tangata ki te kāinga nō te maromaroā i te teata.
People went home as they were so bored with the film;

‘e moto‘anga maromaroā,
a boring bout.
(See ‘aka-, tā-maromaroā.)

ro‘i

ro‘i, v.i.

1. (Be) tired, weary, sated, bored; fatigue, etc.

Kua ro‘i au i te ‘akarongo i tēnā tuatua.
I‘m tired of listening to what you are saying;

‘E tangata ro‘i kore ‘aia i te ‘aere nā raro ‘ua ki te ‘anga‘anga.
He never seems to get tired walking to work;

E ‘akaoti i te ‘anga‘anga mē kite koe i te ro‘i.
Stop working when you feel tired;

Te ro‘i iā koe!
You make me tired!;

I tō māua ro‘i‘anga i te ‘ākara i te teata, kua ‘aere māua ki te kāinga.
When we got tired of watching the film, we went home;

Kua anga te ro‘i.
The tiredness has passed off now. Te ro‘i!, what a nuisance!

2. A bed, mattress.

Ko tōku ro‘i tēnā.
That’s my bed;

Tē ma‘ani ro‘i rākau nei au.
I‘m making a wooden bed;

‘E ‘āriki ro‘i mānea tēnā.
That’s a lovely bedspread;

Tē ‘akaanga nei au i tōku ro‘i.
I‘m taking a rest now;

E ‘akamānea i te ro‘i.
Make the bed. Ro‘i maki, sickbed, bed of sickness.

‘iu

‘iu, v.i. Fed up, bored; aversion.

Auē te ‘iu!
Oh I‘m fed up with it!;

Kua ‘iu au i te ‘akarongo i tēnā ‘īmene.
I‘m sick of listening to that song;

Kua ‘iu au iā koe.
I‘m fed up with you;

‘E kai ‘iu tika ai tēia nāku i te kai.
I‘m tired of eating this (same old) food;

Kua takataka‘i rātou i te ta‘ua i tō rātou ‘iu‘anga i te ‘akarongo i tāna tuatua.
They stamped on the floor when they got fed up with listening to him;

Kua ‘iu rātou i te tiaki iāia.
They got tired of waiting for him.
(See (tā-)‘i‘iu.)
[Pn. *fiu.]