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catapult

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noun
1 noun HIST military machinecatapult 2 noun small device, weaponcrann tabhaillhe was very good with a catapult bhí sé an-mhaith i mbun crann tabhaill
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3 noun AERO device for launching aircraftcatapult
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4 verb hurl, fling TRANSITIVEteilg verb  c m uhe was catapulted up in the air teilgeadh suas san aer é 5 verb suddenly move at speed INTRANSITIVEteilg verb  c m urocks suddenly catapulted over the wall go tobann tháinig rois carraigeacha thar an mballa 6 verb suddenly put (sb) in new situation TRANSITIVEteilg verb  c m urad verb  c m ushe was catapulted back into the public eye go tobann bhí sí i mbéal an phobail arís, teilgeadh ar ais os comhair an phobail í 7 verb suddenly be in new situation INTRANSITIVEteilg verb  c m urad verb  c m uhe catapulted into fame bhí cáil gan choinne airthe region was catapulting into war bhí cogadh ag bagairt go tiubh sa réigiún, bhí an réigiún ag sciorradh i dtreo cogaidh 8 verb promote (sth/sb) suddenly TRANSITIVEintoardaigh go prasrop aníoshis good results catapulted him to the top of the class ardaíodh go pras é go dtí barr an ranga mar gheall ar a chuid torthaí 9 verb be suddenly promoted INTRANSITIVEthis role saw him catapult to stardom leis an ról seo rinneadh réalta de
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