New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: abreast · beast · breasted · breadth · -breasted · breach · bread · break · breakfast · bream
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breast

1. noun ANAT organ on chest2. noun chest3. noun chest as site of emotion4. noun ZOOL front part of bird or animal5. noun FOOD meat from front part6. noun FASH part of clothing7. verb move forward through8. verb reach top of 1 noun ANAT organ on chestcíoch fem2  c m ushe had a child at the breast bhí leanbh ar an gcíoch aici, bhí leanbh ar a brollach aici, bhí sí ag tabhairt na cíche do leanbh, bhí sí ag cothú linbh
modifiercíche  c m ubreast check scrúdú brollaighbreast surgery máinliacht chíche
2 noun literary chestbrollach masc1  c m uucht masc3  c m ushe hugged him to her breast d'fháisc sí lena hucht é
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3 noun literary chest as site of emotioncliabh masc1  c m uucht masc3  c m uhis breast filled with pride tháinig borradh mórtais ina ucht, líon a chroí le mórtas 4 noun ZOOL front part of bird or animalbrollach masc1  c m uucht masc3  c m uthe horse has a white blaze on his breast tá scead bhán faoi ucht an chapaill 5 noun FOOD meat from front partbrollach masc1  c m uchicken breast brollach sicín
modifierbrollaigh  c m ubreast meat feoil bhrollaigh
6 noun FASH part of clothingbrollach masc1  c m ubreast pocket póca uchta, póca brollaigh 7 verb move forward through TRANSITIVEaghaidh a thabhairt ar  c m uto breast the waves snámh in aghaidh na dtonntashe breasted the tape thrasnaigh sí an líne 8 verb reach top of TRANSITIVEhe breasted the hill bhain sé barr an chnoic amach, shroich sé mullach an chnoic
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breast

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