ngunguru, v.i. Roar or growl angrily, snarl, utter a deep groan.
Kua ngunguru ‘aere te riona nā roto i te vaorākau.
The lion went roaring through the forest;
Kua ngunguru te puakāoa i te kanga‘ia‘anga tāna punua.
The dog snarled when its puppies were interfered with;
Nō te mamae i ngunguru ei ‘aia.
He was groaning with pain. [Pn. *„ulu.]