torō2, torōa2

torō2, torōa2, (-ia).

1. Draw (a game, i.e. to tie).

Kua torō te reira ngā pupu i tā rāua tu‘e‘anga inana‘i.
The two rugby teams drew their match yesterday.

2. Draw lots, toss up.

Nā ngā rangatira rāi i torō.
The two captains tossed up (or drew for ends);

Kua torō‘ia ngā pupu kā tu‘e mua.
The two teams to start the rugby tournament have been drawn.
[Eng. draw.]

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