tata‘i

tata‘i, (-a, -‘ia). Clear or sweep something right away, remove completely.

E tata‘i i tā kōtou tī tā i kona ka ‘aere ei.
Clear all your rubbish there away before you go;

Ko te ‘akari ma te au tāruta tī tā atu tei tata‘i‘ia e te vai.
The water swept away the coconuts as well as the heaps of rubbish;

Kia tae mai te torōka tata‘i paoti kā ‘uri ei i tēia ki runga.
When the lorry that takes the tins away comes we‘ll load these on.

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