New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: crocks · chock · clock · cock · crack · crick · croak · crook · frock · rock
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crock

1. noun COOK pottery container2. noun worthless thing3. noun injured or ill person4. noun thing in poor condition
phrases
1 noun COOK pottery containercroca masc4  c m upróca masc4  c m umias fem2it was stored in a crock stóráladh i gcroca ébake it in a crock bácáil i mias chré é 2 noun (especially US), informal worthless thingmy life's a crock níl cuma ná caoi ar mo shaol, tá mo shaol ina chiseachthe whole story was a crock ní raibh bunús ar bith leis an scéal, bréag uilig a bhí sa scéal
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3 noun informal injured or ill personcrunca masc  c m ucraplachán masccruipidín masc  c m uI'm only an old crock níl ionam ach crunca, tá mé i mo chruipidín, níl mé ach caite ina chéile, tá mé an-chróilí 4 noun informal thing in poor conditiongliogar masc1gliogramán masche had an old crock of a car bhí gliogar de charr aige
phrases

a crock of gold

próca óirpota óira crock of gold at the end of a rainbow próca óir ag íochtar an bhogha ceatha

a crock of shit

(especially US), vulgar cacamas vulgarraiméisseafóidamaidíwhat a crock of shit! a leithéid de chacamas!, deargsheafóid!