New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: camp · champ · clam · clap · clasp · clump · cramp · lamp · clam up · clamper
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clamp

1. verb put firmly in position2. verb become firmly fixed3. verb hold together with clamp4. verb immobilise car5. noun tool6. noun for vehicles
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1 verb put firmly in position TRANSITIVEfáisc verb  c m uteann verb  c m uhe clamped his hand on my shoulder d'fháisc sé a lámh ar mo ghualainnher teeth were clamped together bhí a fiacla fáiscthe ar a chéile aici 2 verb become firmly fixed INTRANSITIVEfáisc verb  c m uteann verb  c m uthe dog's teeth clamped on her leg d'fháisc fiacla an mhadra ar a cos
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3 verb hold together with clamp TRANSITIVEclampáil verbclamp the boards together clampáil na cláir le chéile 4 verb immobilise car
TRANSITIVEclampáil verbyour vehicle may be clamped d'fhéadfaí d'fheithicil a chlampáil
INTRANSITIVEclampáil verbthey were clamping up around Fairview again bhí siad ag clampáil thuas faoi Fhionnradharc arís
5 noun toolclampa masc4  c m uteanntán masc1 6 noun for vehiclesclampa masc4  c m u
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to put a clamp on sth

cosc a chur le rudsrian a chur le rudbac a chur ar rud