New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: bang · bug · bun · bund · bunk · buns · dung · hung · lung · rung
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bung

1. verb put (sth) somewhere2. verb give (sth) to someone3. verb throw (sth) away4. verb stopper (barrel, bottle)5. verb give (sb) money6. verb bribe with7. noun stopper for barrel etc8. noun bribe
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1 verb informal put (sth) somewhere TRANSITIVEcaith verb  c m ubung it in the oven caith isteach sa oigheann é 2 verb informal give (sth) to someone TRANSITIVEcaith chuig PhrVwould you bung me the dictionary? an gcaithfeá an foclóir chugam?, an gcuirfeá chugam an foclóir?
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3 verb informal throw (sth) away TRANSITIVEcaith uait  c m u'Shall I keep the red coat for you?' 'Don't bother, just bung it.' 'An gcoinneoidh mé an cóta dearg duit?' 'Ná bac, caith amach é.' 4 verb stopper (barrel, bottle) TRANSITIVEdallán a chur ifill the barrel and bung it líon an bairille agus cuir dallán ann 5 verb informal give (sb) money TRANSITIVEtabhair do PhrV  c m uwould you bung us a fiver? an dtabharfá cúig euro dom? 6 verb informal bribe with TRANSITIVEhe bunged the builder €1,000 thug sé breab €1,000 don tógálaí; thug sé €1,000 don tógálaí ar chúla téarma 7 noun stopper for barrel etcclaibín masc4  c m udallán masc1  c m ubundallán masc1stopallán masc1  c m u 8 noun informal bribebreab fem2  c m uI've never taken a bung níor ghlac mé le breab riamh
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bunged up

1 with blocked noseplúchtaI'm all bunged up this morning tá mé plúchta i gceart ar maidin 2 (of nose) blockedplúchtashe has a bunged up nose tá a srón plúchta