New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: ask · back · balk · bank · bark · base · bash · bass · busk · cask
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bask

1 verb in sunshine etc INTRANSITIVEbolg a dhéanamh le gréintú féin a ghrianadhgrianaíocht a dhéanamhthe seals were basking on the rocks bhí na rónta á ngrianadh féin ar na carraigeachaI prefer a holiday where I can bask on the beach all day long is fearr liom saoire nuair is féidir liom luí ar an trá ag déanamh bolg le gréin an lá ar fad, is fearr liom saoire nuair a thig liom grianaíocht a dhéanamh ar an trá an lá ar fadTenerife was basking in the sun bhí an ghrian ag scaladh in Tenerife, bhí sé ina scaladh gréine in Tenerife 2 verb in praise, attention, etc INTRANSITIVEshe's been basking in the media limelight since she broke the story tá sí ag baint pléisiúr as aird na meán ó bhris sí an scéalI basked in the praise of my parents bhain mé sult as moladh mo thuismitheoirí, bhí mé práinneach as moladh mo mhuintirethe team did a lap of honour and basked in the glow of victory rinne an fhoireann cuairt ghaisce agus bhain siad an-sásamh as an mbua