veravera, (-ā, -‘ia). Continuously hot, feverish, burning, pungent.
Kua veravera te motu i runga i tōku vaevae i te mā‘ū‘anga i te tai.
The cut on my leg (burned) when I got the sea water over it;
‘E maki pa‘a tēnā tamaiti, nō reira i veravera ai.
Maybe the child is ill and that’s why he is so hot;
Kāre au i kai i te tai ‘ōporo nō te veravera.
I wouldn’t eat the chilli sauce, it was too hot;
Kua veraverā‘ia te tamaiti e te ‘ōporo.
The chillies made the child feel hot. Raore veravera, peppermints.
Ka ‘inangaro au ‘ē rua paunu raore veravera.
I want two pounds of peppermints.