New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: object · abjectly · subject · abjection · affect · aspect · eject · inject · reject · objector
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abject

1 adjective very poor in qualityainnis adj1  c m ubocht adj1  c m udona adj3  c m uit ended in abject failure theip go hainnis airit was an abject performance in the second half ba bhocht an taispeántas é sa dara leath 2 adjective very bad in degreeuafásach adj1  c m umillteanach adj1  c m uthey're living in abject poverty tá siad beo bocht, tá siad ag maireachtáil i bhfíorbhochtaineachtyou could see their abject horror ba léir an sceimhle a bhí orthuPaul had a look of abject fear on his face bhí cuma ar Phól go raibh eagla a bháis air
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3 adjective grovellingtáiríseal adjgan náirecloíte adj3  c m ushe had to make an abject apology b'éigean di leithscéal gan náire a dhéanamhit's another abject surrender to corporate pressure is géilleadh cloíte eile é don bhrú corparáideach