verovero

verovero, (ia, -‘ia), fq. vero.

1. Stab, thrust, pierce.

Kia vera meitaki te ‘āuri ka verovero ei koe i te au puta.
Let the steel get thoroughly hot before you bore the holes;

Kua paruparu te ‘onu i tō rātou verovero-‘anga ki te ‘āuri.
The turtle grew weak after several stabs with the spear.

2. Rays.

‘E mānea tika ai te verovero o te rā i tēia pōpongi.
The rays of the sun are very lovely this morning.
[vero RR.]

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