turaki, tūraki

turaki, tūraki, (-a, -‘ia, -na). Thrust, push, shove over.

Kua turaki au iāia ki roto i te tai.
I pushed him into the sea;

Mē kore e rauka teia toka i te turaki,e vao‘o ‘ua kia ma‘ata mai te tangata. If you can’t manage to push this boulder over just leave it until some more men come; Tūrakia te pā kia nga‘ā.
Push the door open.

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