tāvarevare. Be late.
‘Ea‘a tika ai koe e tāvarevare ana rāi?
What is it that makes you so late all the time?;
Ka ‘aka‘utungā-‘ia te tamariki tāvarevare.
Children who come late will be punished;
Ka pāpā au ia kōrua mē ‘aere tāvarevare mai kōrua āpōpō.
I‘ll cane you two if you come late tomorrow;
‘E tāvarevare ‘ua koe.
You are always late.