uaireti

uaireti, (-‘ia).

1. Telegraph, broadcast.

Kua uaireti ‘aia ki tāna tamaiti kia āru mai i taua pa‘ī.
He wired his son to come on that boat;

Kua uaireti‘ia ki tō te ao ē kua mate te Ariki.
News of the King’s death was broadcast to the world.

2. n. Tele-gram, cable, broadcast.

Kua tuku uaireti ‘aia ki tōna ‘ona.
He sent a cable to his firm;

I rongo ana koe i te uaireti inapō?
Did you hear the broadcast last night?
[Eng. wireless.]

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