tioma

tioma, v.i. Lean over, tilt.

Kua tioma ‘aia ki muri i te ū‘anga māua.
He swayed back when we bumped into one another;

‘Inā, kia tioma mai ki mua.
Now have a try at bending forward;

Kua ‘oro ‘aia ki te ātea i te tioma‘anga mai taua rākau ‘ingā ra.
He ran out into the clear as the falling tree began to topple down over where he was standing.

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