v. to tease, provoke, be sarcastic.
Te pōlonga a Loto na wai loa e Yato ki te wakanau. Yato provoked Loto by teasing them about their cricket match.
Na wai wakanau loa e Yato ke ni olo. Yato provoked them, saying they would just have taro pudding (ie. no fish).
Na wai akanau koe i taku wanonga yī kakaí, kai lā māau taku kakai ia. You were sarcastic at me as I went fishing, well then, eat my tuna yourself!