New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: cruiser · bruise · bruised · bruiser · arise · braise · carburise · cerise · crude · crush
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cruise

noun
verb
noun
1 noun sea tripcrús  c m uaistear mara  c m uturas marawe went on a Mediterranean cruise chuamar ar chrús sa Mheánmhuircruise ship long chrúsála
verb
2 verb go on sea trip
TRANSITIVEcrúsáil verbbheith ar chrússhe's cruising the Caribbean tá sí ag crúsáil ar Mhuir Chairib, tá sí ar chrús ar Mhuir Chairib
INTRANSITIVEcrúsáil verbtéigh ar chrúswill you be cruising this year? an rachaidh tú ar chrús i mbliana?
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3 verb sail in boat/ship
TRANSITIVEseol verb  c m ucúrsáil verb  c m uwe cruised Strangford Lough sheolamar Loch Cuan
INTRANSITIVEseol verb  c m ucúrsáil verb  c m uwe were cruising along the coast bhíomar ag cúrsáil le cósta
4 verb travel at leisurely pace somewhere INTRANSITIVEtéigh go réidhtaistil go réidhthey were cruising along bhí siad ag fánaíocht leo, bhí siad ag gabháil leo, bhí siad ag imeacht leo ar a mbogstrócthe car came cruising past chuaigh an carr thar bráid go réidh 5 verb travel around an area with a purpose TRANSITIVEhe was cruising the streets bhí sé ag tiomáint thart ar na sráideannashe was cruising the city for drugs bhí sí ag dul timpeall na cathrach ar thóir drugaí 6 verb of aircraft: fly at normal speed INTRANSITIVEcúrsáil verb  c m uthe plane was cruising at 30,000 feet bhí an t-eitleán ag cúrsáil ag 30,000 troigh 7 verb informal succeed easily TRANSITIVEshe cruised the race bhain sí an rás gan stró, bhuaigh sí an rás go héasca TRANSITIVEhe's cruising now tá rith an rása leis anois, tá leis anois 8 verb wander around looking for sexual partner
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag crúsáilhe's gone out cruising tá sé ar shiúl ag crúsáil, tá sé imithe amach ar thóir gnéis
TRANSITIVEcrúsáil verbhe cruised the red-light districts chrúsáil sé ceantair na striapach
9 verb surf the net TRANSITIVEsurfáil verb  c m uscimeáil verb  c m u 10 verb informal invite punishment by your behaviour INTRANSITIVEyou're cruising for a bruising is minic a bhris béal duine a shrón, tá tú ag tarraingt achrainn ort féin, gheobhaidh tú crústáil fós, tá tú do do chur féin ar bhealach do bhasctha