ūkīkī

ūkīkī, (-a, -‘ia), fq. ūkī. Rub, grate, chafe, scrape, etc.

Kua mā te repo i te ūkīkī?
Is all the dirt rubbed off now?;

Kua ūkīkī‘ia tōna vaevae ki te puru kia mā te repo.
His feet were given a good scrubbing with coconut husk to get the dirt off;

‘E ‘apinga ūkīkī tūtae‘auri tēnā i runga i tō toka ngāra‘u.
That stuff is to rub the rust off your charcoal iron;

Kua ūkīkī ‘aia i tōna ‘uā-mata.
He rubbed his eyes;

Kua mamae tōna vaevae i te ūkīkī ā te tāmaka.
Her feet were sore from the chafing of her shoes.

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