v. to possess willpower, determination or strength of purpose.
Kai koe i tō oyo ke pewu ō ivi nō te one tāyao. Eat this oyo food to strengthen you for tomorrow’s wrestling.
Nō Muliwutu na pewu ia Ngake nā maua ai tā lātou lē i te pōlonga ma Loto. Because the ancestors of Muliwutu cemetery provided inspiration and determination for their living descendants in Ngake village, Ngake was able to defeat Loto in cricket.