tākaokao

tākaokao, (-‘ia, -a). Turn or tilt something sideways.

Nō te pāpaku i te vai i roto i te taramu, kua tākaokao ‘aia i te taramu ē kua kapu i te vai ki va‘o.
Because the water was low in the drum, he tilted it over to one side and scooped the water out.

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