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Te Reo Matatini

kupu wheowheo

buzzword

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He kupu, he kīanga rānei e kawea nuitia ana e te ngutu, e tino whakamahia ana rānei e tētahi hunga, i roto rānei i tētahi horopaki.

A word or phrase that is fashionable, and used frequently by a particular group or within a particular context.

Tauira KŌrero

E tino whakamahia ana te kīwaha hou nei, te 'tūmeke!' e te hunga taiohi kōrero Māori o ēnei rā, he kupu wheowheo.  

Ko te kupu wheowheo o te wiki o te reo Māori i tērā tau, ko 'arohatia te reo!'

He aha ētahi kupu wheowheo i te wā o ngā tīpuna?

Takenga Mai

wheowheo - to buzz, hum, tingle

Tauira KŌrero

E tino whakamahia ana te kīwaha hou nei, te 'tūmeke!' e te hunga taiohi kōrero Māori o ēnei rā, he kupu wheowheo.  

Ko te kupu wheowheo o te wiki o te reo Māori i tērā tau, ko 'arohatia te reo!'

He aha ētahi kupu wheowheo i te wā o ngā tīpuna?