New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: break up · screw up · blow up · breakup · chew up · draw up · grow up · sew up · spew up · crew cut
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brew up

1 (v + adv) cook up (something bad) TRANSITIVEthey were brewing up a fight bhí siad ag iarraidh troid a thosúwho brewed up this plan? cé a smaoinigh ar an bplean seo?, cé a cheap an plean seo? 2 (v + adv) (of bad situation) develop, threaten INTRANSITIVEborr verb  c m uthere's a dispute brewing up in the factory tá achrann ag borradh sa mhonarcha 3 (v + adv) make (tea etc)
TRANSITIVEdéan verb  c m uréitigh verb  c m uhe brewed up a nice cup of tea rinne sé cupán deas tae
INTRANSITIVEI've just brewed up, would you like some tea? tá pota tae díreach déanta agam, ar mhaith leat braon?she'd just brewed up and the smell of coffee filled the air bhí sí díreach i ndiaidh braon caife a réiteach agus bhí boladh an chaife san aer
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