tāvarevare

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.

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