toetoeā

toetoeā, v.i.

1. Grieve, (be) troubled at heart.

‘Auraka e toetoeā tō kotou ngākau.
Let not your hearts be troubled;

Kua ‘aere toetoeā ‘ua atu ‘aia ma te ma‘ara i tōna metua.
He went away grieving over the memory of his father.

2. Grief.

Kua no‘o ‘ua rātou ma te toetoeā o te manako.
They stayed feeling hurt.

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