tāvinivini

tāvinivini, (-a, -‘ia). Give sbdy the shudders, cause sbdy to shudder with fear, horror, aversion.

Ka tāvinivini rava au iāia kia kore ‘aia e mātau ‘aka‘ou i te taritari tuatua.
I‘ll really put the wind up him so he won’t get in the habit of going round telling any more tales;

Kua mataku ‘aia i tōku tāvinivini‘anga iāia ki te kiore toka.
She was scared when I made her shudder by showing her the rat.

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