~iui push forward ‹s.th. heavy› / throw, cast, cast away / cast [...]

Part of Speech verb, transitive
Phonetic Form (i·)jui
Variant Form(s) ~ioi
Tanema Equivalent ~so
Lovono Equivalent ~tui
    • push forward ‹s.th. heavy›
    • (Part of) Antonym (for)
      • Example 931:
        U-iui i-le!
        Push it forward!
      • Example 932:
        Katae kape le-iui kuo i-abu ne revo.
        They were about to push their canoe out to sea.
      • Example 933:
        Dapa li-ioi tovokowo ene: kuo pine ponu i-atili i-abu i-le.
        As they pushed the lever, the large ship slid down all the way.
    • throw, cast, cast away
    • (Part of) Synonym (for)
      • Example 136:
        Kape le-loko ajekele le-iui ne revo.
        They're going to gather rubbish and throw it into the sea.
      • Example 166:
        Uie lumobo po i-vi ponu, i-amei, i-amei, i-amei, i-amei, i-amei, i-amei i-ioi i-le ponu.
        Once he had tied the leaves (around the stone), he began to swing it, swing, swing, swing, till he threw it far away.
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    • cast ‹arrow›, shoot
    • Sense Comment esp
      (Part of) Synonym (for)
      • Example 596:
        Pe li-wete telupe, u-avi visone ka u-iui diro i-le i-wete ini.
        When you hunt pigeons, you bend your bow, and let the arrow fly and hit it.

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