‘ututua

‘ututua, v.i.

1. Lie piled in disorder, hang around in straggling groups.

Kua ‘ututua ‘ua tāna ‘apinga kāmuta ki runga i te ta‘ua.
His carpentry tools were just left lying around all over the floor; Tē ‘ututuā ra tēta‘i au tangata i kō. There are some people hanging around over there.

2. n. A disorderly collection, straggling, aimless group.

Ko‘ai tērā ‘ututua tangata i kō?
Who are those people hanging round there?