New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: hunch up · crunch up · botch up · bung up · cinch up · punch-up · bundle up · punch out · brush up · bunch
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bunch up

1 (v + adv) move, pressed close together INTRANSITIVEteann le chéilebrúigh le chéilethe rest of the runners were bunched up close behind him bhí an chuid eile de na reathaithe ina ngrúpa sna sála aige 2 (v + adv) form into folds/creases INTRANSITIVEhis sheet bunched up beneath him bhí filltíní sa bhraillín faoi, tháinig filltíní sa bhraillín faoi 3 (v + adv) form into ball
TRANSITIVEshe bunched her fist up hard d'fháisc sí a dorn go teann, rinne sí dorn teann dá lámh
INTRANSITIVEI bunched up on the floor chuach mé mé féin ar an urlár, chúb mé fúm ar an urlár
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