New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: bead · brad · break · bream · bred · breed · broad · dread · read · tread
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bread

1 noun FOOD foodarán masc1  c m ua loaf of bread builín aráin, bollóg aráina slice of bread stiallóg aráin, píosa aráin
modifieraráin gs as adj  c m u
2 noun informal moneyairgead masc1  c m uI didn't make any bread out of it ní dhearna mé pingin rua air

breaded

adjective COOK, FOODclúdaithe le grabhrógafaoi ghrabhróga
phrases

to cast your bread upon the waters

(also

to throw your bread upon the waters

) literary déirc gan chúiteamh a dhéanamhfónamh gan bheith ag tnúth le cúiteamh

to know which side your bread is buttered (on)

informalfios do leasa a bheith agat

to put bread on the table

bia a chur ar an táblabeatha a chur ar an mbordshe's trying to put bread on the table tá sí ag iarraidh an taos a choinneáil leis an oigheann

to take the bread out of sb's mouth

(also

to take the bread from sb's mouth

) an greim a bhaint as béal duinean phlaic a bhaint aniar as béal duine

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