Definition of kaupapa in English:
A principle or policy.
- Voting against a bill for good reasons in a principled manner, based on one's party's kaupapa and policies, is not venal or corrupt.
- The way that satellite arrangements are usually put together is that the philosophy, the language, the pedagogy, and the kaupapa of the schools do match.
- I have not met her, but I am certain that she will have her heart and soul in her kaupapa, which is looking after our children.