New English-Irish Dictionary
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collar

1. noun on garment2. noun for animal3. noun band round neck, marking4. noun on pipe etc5. verb intercept6. verb manage to get 7. verb criminal
phrases
1 noun on garmentbóna masc4cába masc4  c m ushe grabbed the collar of my coat fuair sí greim ar chába mo chótaclerical collar bóna sagairt 2 noun for animalcoiléar masc1he got hold of the dog by its collar fuair sé greim coiléir ar an madra
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3 noun band round neck, markingcoiléar masc1 4 noun on pipe etccoiléar masc1 5 verb informal intercept TRANSITIVEsáinnigh verb  c m ugeafáil verb  c m ugreim a fháil arhe collared her in the kitchen sháinnigh sé í sa chistin, gheafáil sé í sa chistin 6 verb manage to get very informal, humorous TRANSITIVEfaigh verb  c m uhe collared a burger fuair sé burgar dó féinthey collared the McCarthy Cup thug siad leo Corn Mhic Cárthaigh, chroch siad leo Corn Mhic Cárthaigh 7 verb very informal criminal TRANSITIVEbeir ar PhrV  c m ugreim a fháil arthe criminals were collared rugadh ar na coirpigh
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to feel sb's collar

humorous bagair arthe police felt his collar bhagair na póilíní air