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apron

1 noun COOK, MED garmentnaprún masc1  c m uin your apron pocket i bpóca do naprúin 2 noun AERO for planesnaprún masc1  c m u
phrases

to be tied to sb's apron strings

pejorative bheith i ngreim eireabaill i nduinebheith faoi shlat ag duinehe's tied to his mother's apron strings tá sé faoi shlat ag a mháthair, tá sé crochta as na scothóga atá ar sheál a mháthar

to keep sb tied to your apron strings

(also

to keep sb tied to the apron strings

) pejorative duine a choinneáil faoi do shlat

to cut the apron strings

dul i gceann an tsaoilcrot is críoch a chur ort féin

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