New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: deflated · defoliate · defeated · defecate · deflator · desolate · deface · defame · defeat · dilate
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deflate

1. verb tyre etc2. verb ECON price, economy, etc3. verb person4. verb prove untrue 1 verb tyre etc
INTRANSITIVEan t-aer a imeachtthe rear tyre deflated d'imigh an t-aer as an roth cúil
TRANSITIVEan t-aer a scaoileadh asan t-aer a ligean asyou need to deflate it first ní mór duit an t-aer a ligean as ar dtús
2 verb ECON price, economy, etc
INTRANSITIVEdíbhoilscigh  c m uthe government decided to deflate shocraigh an rialtas díbhoilsciú a chur i bhfeidhm
TRANSITIVEdíbhoilscigh  c m uit deflated the economy rinne sé díbhoilsciú ar an ngeilleagar
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3 verb person
TRANSITIVEdrochmhisneach a chur arlagmhisneach a chur arbeaguchtach a chur arthe news deflated the old man chuir an scéal lagmhisneach ar an seanfhear
INTRANSITIVEdrochmhisneach a theacht arlagmhisneach a theacht arbeaguchtach a theacht arhe seemed to deflate tháinig cuma an drochmhisnigh air
4 verb prove untrue TRANSITIVEbréagnaigh verb  c m uthese reports were quickly deflated níorbh fhada gur bréagnaíodh na tuairiscí sin

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