Protoform: LOLE.1 [PN] To do something carelessly or inadequately

Description: To do something carelessly or inadequately
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Lole(lole) To handle, turn over with the hands (Pki)
Mangareva Rore/ke/rore/ke Changer d'avis; éprouver des vicissitudes; être inconstant, déloyal, perfide (Rch)
Mangareva Rore Revenir sur sa parole; retourner au milieu d'une promenade Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
Mangareva Po/rore Glisser, tomber des mains; se détacher (Rch)
Marquesas ʔOʔe Retenir, refuser de rendre Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Rore Weary; intoxicated (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Rore/rore Enervating, relaxing (Wms)
Niue Lole/lole Weak, tired, feeble Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sph)
Samoan Lole/lole To do a thing anyhow (Prt)
Tahitian Rore To depreciate or undervalue a thing (Dvs)
Tokelau Lole Deal with something unprofessionally or unskillfully (Sma)
Tongan Lole/lole To jog along with a task, to get on with it in a leisurely way (Cwd)
Tongan Loole/nga Ways or customs or behaviour peculiar to certain places or groups of people (Cwd)

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