1. Move, shift, stir, budge, shake.
Mē keu koe, ka pupu‘i au iā koe.
If you move, I‘ll shoot you;
Kua keu te ‘enua i te ‘aruru‘anga o te pōmu.
The ground shook when the bomb went off;
Kāre ‘aia e keu mai.
He won’t come;
Kua keu te pātireia katoa i te ‘akarongo‘anga ē kua mate te ariki.
The whole country was shocked when they heard that the king was dead.
2. Comply, consent, agree; be willing, tractable.
Kua keu ‘aia i te ‘aere ki te umukai.
He agreed to come to the feast;
Kā keu koe?
Will you agree to?;
Kāre au e keu.
I won’t consent to it;
‘E tamaiti keu ‘ua tēnā: mē tono koe iāia, kā keu ‘ua ‘aia.
That’s a willing lad, if you want him to run an errand, he‘ll do it. (See keukeu, tākeu(keu).) [Pn. *keu.]