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bubble over

1 (v + adv) overflow INTRANSITIVEcuir thar maoildon't let the pot bubble over ná lig don phota cur thar maoil 2 (v + adv) of good feeling: be strongly expressed INTRANSITIVEher joy was bubbling over bhí sceitimíní áthais uirthi, bhí sí i gcruth pléascadh le háthas, bhí a cuid áthais ag cur thar maoil
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3 (v + adv) of bad feeling: become too strong INTRANSITIVEher anger bubbled over chaill sí guaim ar a cuid feirge, spréach sí, chaill sí an blocthis could bubble over into full scale war d'fhéadfadh cogadh dearg a theacht as seo 4 (v + adv) of person: be very excited INTRANSITIVEbheith ag dul as do chraiceannsceitimíní a bheith ortríméad a bheith orthe was bubbling over with happiness bhí ríméad an domhain air, bhí cluaisíní croí air, bhí sé ag dul as a chraiceann le háthas → see bubble