New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: baron · ban · bar · barb · bard · bare · barf · bark · bawn · born
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barn

1 noun AGRscioból masc1  c m ustone-built barn scioból cloichebarn door doras sciobóil 2 noun pejorative banrach pejorative fem2  c m ua big barn of a place banrach mhór d'áit
phrases

as big as a barn door

chomh mór le binn tíchomh mór le coca féir

to be built like a barn door

bheith chomh mór le teachbheith i d'fhathach

to be unable to hit a barn door

he couldn't hit a barn door ní thiocfadh leis tóin bó a bhualadh le sluasaid

to close the barn door after the horse has bolted

(also

to shut the barn door after the horse has bolted

) (US) fál a chur ar an ngort tar éis na foghla