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Similar words: breach · broch · brooch · roach · beach · bleach · broad · broads · bronco · broth
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broach

1. noun tool 2. noun brooch3. noun NAUT veering of ship4. verb pierce (cask etc)5. verb penetrate, enter6. verb raise (subject)7. verb open, begin to use8. verb NAUT (of ship) turn side-on 1 noun tool bior masc3  c m u 2 noun broochbróiste masc4  c m u
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3 noun NAUT veering of shipsá chun na gaoithe 4 verb pierce (cask etc) TRANSITIVEbearnaigh verb  c m upoll a chur ilig verb  c m ushe broached the barrel bhearnaigh sí an bairille, lig sí an bairille 5 verb penetrate, enter TRANSITIVEbris verb  c m utéigh trí PhrV  c m uit broached the surface of the sea bhris sé dromchla na mara 6 verb raise (subject) TRANSITIVEtarraing anuas  c m ushe first broached the idea with her father tharraing sí an scéal anuas lena hathair ar dtús, bhain sí an ceann den scéal lena hathair ar dtúshe was trying to broach the subject bhí sé ag fódóireacht timpeall ar an scéal 7 verb open, begin to use TRANSITIVEbearnaigh verb  c m uhe broached the store of tinned food bhearnaigh sé an soláthar de bhia stánaithe 8 verb NAUT (of ship) turn side-on INTRANSITIVEardaigh ar PhrV  c m usáigh chun na gaoithe

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