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dirt

1. noun sth that dirties2. noun soil, earth, etc3. noun excrement4. noun gossip, scandal5. noun sth obscene, sordid
phrases
1 noun sth that dirtiessalachar masc1  c m uthere was no dirt to be seen ní raibh aon salachar le feiceáildark colours don't show the dirt ní bhíonn an salachar le feiceáil ar dhathanna dorcha 2 noun soil, earth, etccré fem4  c m ucréafóg fem2  c m udirt floor urlár créafóige
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3 euphemistic noun excrementcac masc3  c m usalachar masc1  c m ubird dirt cac éindog dirt cac madra 4 noun informal gossip, scandalsalachar masc1  c m uthe media have no dirt on her níl salachar ar bith ag na meáin fúithi, níl aon ábhar scannail ag na meáin fúithi 5 noun informal sth obscene, sordidgraostacht fem3gáirsiúlacht fem3the film is full of dirt and violence tá an scannán lán graostachta agus foréigin
phrases

to eat dirt

tarcaisne a fhulaingtcur suas le drochíde

to dig up dirt

(also

to dig dirt

, to dig for dirt

) to dig up dirt on sb teacht ar eolas a dhéanfadh dochar do dhuine

to dish the dirt

scéal a dhéanamh arshe dished the dirt on her husband rinne sí scéal ar a fear céile

to drag sb's name through the dirt

clú duine a mhilleadhmíchlú a tharraingt ar dhuinedroch-cháil a tharraingt ar dhuine

to treat sb like dirt

caitheamh go gránna le duinebheith gránna le duinehe treated us like dirt ní raibh meas madra aige orainn, bhí sé gránna linn

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