New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: chow · cowl · crow · bow · caw · co- · cob · cod · cog · col
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cow

1 noun domestic animal fem  c m u cow's milk bainne bó, bainne na bó 2 noun female of other animalthe female seal is called a cow bainirseach a thugtar ar an rón baineannwhale cow míol mór baineann
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3 noun woman: insult very informalóinseach fem2cailleach fem2  c m uyou silly cow! a óinseach! 4 verb TRANSITIVEscanraigh verb  c m ueagla a chur arscáth a chur arshe could cow him at a glance bhí amharc amháin uaithi in ann scéin a chur ann, bhí sí ábalta é a scanrú le hamharc amháinmy answer cowed them into silence bhain mo fhreagra an chaint díobh, ní ligfeadh an faitíos dóibh labhairt tar éis mo fhreagrasahe's easily cowed! is furasta é a chur ina bhosca!
phrases

to have a cow

(US), informal an bloc a chailleadhdul le báinídul as do chrann cumhachta

till the cows come home

informalgo Lá an Luaingo Lá an tSléibhego brách na breithe

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