taritari

taritari, (-a, -‘ia), fq. tari. Transport, convey, carry (esp., of load involving several journeys).

E taritari mai i te pūtē kōpara ki te pae tai, tuku ei.
Bring the sacks of copra down to the beach and leave them here. Taritari ( i te) tuatua, tell tales, spread gossip, pass on (generally derogatory) news.

‘Auraka e tuatua ma‘ata, kā taritaria e Pine tā tātou tuatua ki te ‘akavā mē rongo mai.
Don’t speak loudly, Pine will tell the police what we‘re talking about if she hears. Tangata taritari tuatua, a tale-bearer.

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