New English-Irish Dictionary
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bottom

noun
adjective
verb
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noun
1 noun underneath of sthtóin fem3  c m uthe bottom of the pot tóin an photathe bottom of my foot bonn mo choise 2 noun lowest inner surfacetóin fem3  c m uíochtar masc1  c m uin the bottom of my bag i dtóin mo mhála, in íochtar mo mhála
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3 noun ANAT part of bodytóin fem3  c m u 4 noun CLOTH bottom part of clothesbríste masc4  c m utrack suit bottoms bríste spóirtbikini bottoms brístín bicíní, íochtar bicíní
adjective
5 adjective in lowest placeíochtarach adj1íochtair  c m uthe bottom step an chéim íochtairbottom left-hand corner cúinne íochtair ar clé 6 adjective loweríochtarach adj1íochtair  c m uthe bottom half an leath íochtarachbottom lip liopa íochtair 7 adjective furthestíochtarach adj1íochtair  c m uin the bottom part of the field sa chuid íochtarach den ghort, in íochtar an gharraí 8 adjective especially SPOR in lowest positionag an mbunthe bottom teams na foirne ag an mbunthe bottom two an bheirt ag an mbun, an bheirt is ísle
verb
9 verb (especially US) FIN reach lowest level INTRANSITIVEsales have bottomed tá díolacháin chomh híseal agus a bheidh siad
phrases

at bottom

go bunúsachwe're all the same, at bottom is mar a chéile muid go bunúsach; tar éis an tsaoil, is mar a chéile muid

to be at the bottom of sth

(also

to lie at the bottom of sth

) greed is at the bottom of this saint is bun agus barr leis seo, saint is cúis leis seo, saint an t-údar atá leis seo

the bottom of the heap

(also

the bottom of the pile

) bun an dréimireáit na leathphingine

bottoms up

informalsláinte

the bottom falls out of sth

1 sth terrible happens titeann an tóin as rudtiteann rud as a chéilethe bottom fell out of his world when she died thit a shaol as a chéile ar a bás, níor fhan caoi ná cuma air nuair a bhásaigh sí 2 especially FIN sth collapses or failstiteann an tóin as rudthe bottom fell out of the market thit an tóin as an margadh

from the bottom of your heart

ó do chroíI'm sorry, from the bottom of my heart tá brón orm ó mo chroí istigh, tá brón ó chroí orm, tá fíorbhrón ormI hope, from the bottom of my heart, that you win tá súil as Dia agam go mbeidh an bua agat, tá súil le Dia agam go mbuafaidh tú

to get to the bottom of sth

we'd like to get to the bottom of this ba mhaith linn an fhírinne a fháil amach faoi seo, ba mhaith linn fios fátha an scéil seo a fháil, ba mhaith linn a fháil amach cad é is cúis leis seo

in the bottom of the inning

SPORag deireadh an dreasa

to touch bottom

(also

to hit bottom

, to reach bottom

) she'd touched bottom by the time she came to us bhí sí i ndeireadh na feide nuair a tháinig sí chugainne, bhí drochbhail uirthi nuair a tháinig sí chugainne

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