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(-a).

    1. Lick, lap. Kua miti aia i te aiti i roto i te apinga kakapu aiti. He licked the ice-cream in the cornet; Kua oro aia ma te miti i te rango meri i runga i tona rima. He ran along licking the honey on his hand; Kua miti te puakaoa i te u i roto i te kapu. The dog lapped the milk in the bowl; Kua mitia e te puakaoa tena anga punu-tiamu. The dog has licked out the jam tin.
    2. (-a, -ia). Smack the lips, suck or hiss through the lips, say psst!’. Ko ai taau e miti ra? Who were you going psst!’ to? (See mitimiti1.) [Pn. *miti3.]

      Related to miti