New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: blink · brick · brine · bring · brisk · drink · rink · shrink · bank · blank
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brink

1 noun edge of water, cliff etcbruach masc1  c m ucolbha masc4imeall masc1  c m uciumhais fem2  c m uon the brink of the river ar bhruach na habhann 2 noun verge of event, state etche was on the brink of despair bhí an t-éadóchas ag bagairt air, ba bheag nach raibh an t-éadóchas i ngreim annthe tiger was on the brink of extinction bhí an tíogar i mbaol a dhíothaithehe came back from the brink tháinig sé ar ais ón mbás, thug sé na cosa leis ón mbásthey were on the brink of leaving bhí siad ar tí imeacht, bhí siad ar hob imeacht, bhí siad díreach réidh le himeacht