New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: drift · airlift · adroit · shrift · thrift · drifter · midriff · thrifty · chairlift · dead lift
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adrift

1 adjective on waterthe ship was adrift bhí an long ag imeacht le sruth, bhí an long imithe le sruth, bhí an long ag imeacht le gaoththe currach was cast adrift ligeadh an churach le sruth, ligeadh ceann scaoilte leis an gcurach 2 adjective SPOR behind in sportar gcúl  c m uchun cúilhe was five strokes adrift bhí sé cúig bhuille chun cúilthey were four points adrift of the winners bhí ceithre phointe ag na buaiteoirí orthu, bhí siad ceithre phointe taobh thiar de na buaiteoirí
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3 adjective FIN lower in valueníos íslethíos  c m uit closed 8 cents adrift at 80 cents bhí sé ag 80 cent, 8 cent thíos, nuair a dúnadh é 4 adjective aimless, detachedcaillte adj3  c m uar seachrán  c m usince her mother died she's been more adrift than ever ó fuair a máthair bás tá sí níos caillte ná riamh he's cut adrift from the community tá sé scartha amach ón bpobal
phrases

to come adrift

the doll's head came adrift tháinig an cloigeann den bhábóg