New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: depleted · delete · replete · deplore · depute · depletion · deprecate · complete · departed · deportee
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deplete

1 verb reduce (supply, stock etc) in number TRANSITIVEídigh verb  c m ulaghdaigh verb  c m uthis depletes the seas of fish laghdaíonn sé seo an líon éisc san fharraige, ídíonn sé seo iasc na farraigethe team is severely depleted by injuries tá go leor de na himreoirí nach bhfuil ar fáil de bharr gortuithe, tá an fhoireann buailte go dona ag gortuithe 2 verb make (soil etc) poorer TRANSITIVEídigh verb  c m uit's depleted the fertility of the soil tá torthúlacht na hithreach ídithe aige