ʻuwī Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng, 1. nvi., To squeak, squeal; to gnash, as teeth; such sounds. Related: Also: ʻuī. Mea ʻuwī, wringer. hoʻouwī Caus/sim. References: Cf. wī. 2. nvt., To twist, squeeze, wring, grind; to express, as juice from fruit; to milk, as a cow. Related: Also: ʻuī. hōʻuwī Caus/sim. Tags: onomatopoeia Ua hoʻololi ʻia e ko Wehewehe Wikiwiki. / This entry was modified by Wehewehe Wikiwiki.