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explode

verb
verb
1 verb especially MIL bomb etc
INTRANSITIVEpléasc verb  c m uthe bomb exploded phléasc an buama
TRANSITIVEpléasc verb  c m uthey exploded a nuclear device phléasc siad gaireas núicléach
2 verb plane etc INTRANSITIVEpléasc verb  c m uthe aeroplane exploded into pieces phléasc an t-eitleán ina smidiríníthe spaceship exploded in flames phléasc an spásárthach ina lasracha
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3 verb into violence etc INTRANSITIVEthe town exploded into uproar bhí sé ina chíréib ar an mbaile go tobannthe country exploded into chaos d'imigh an tír ó smacht mar a bheadh caor thine anna land dispute exploded in violence réab foréigean de bharr achrann faoi chúrsaí talaimh 4 verb with colour, flavour, etc INTRANSITIVEfood that explodes with flavour bia fíorbhlastathe trees exploded with colour tháinig na crainn faoi bhláththe conversation exploded with great liveliness bhí an-spleodar sa chomhrá 5 verb increase dramatically INTRANSITIVEméadaigh go tobannthe population exploded mhéadaigh an daonra go tobann, tháinig méadú tobann ar an daonrahurling exploded throughout the county tháinig an-tóir ar an iomáint ar fud an chontaethe price of houses exploded d'ardaigh luach na dtithe go tobann 6 verb move very quickly INTRANSITIVEthey exploded out of the door tháinig siad amach an doras ina dtintreach, sciurd siad amach an doras de sciotán, rop siad amach an dorasthe row exploded out onto the street bhrúcht an racán amach ar an tsráid, de dhoirte dhairte bhí an raic amuigh ar an tsráidhe exploded onto the music scene ní fada go raibh a ainm in airde i saol an cheoil, bhí a ainm i mbéal phobal an cheoil go tobannshe exploded past the other runners d'imigh sí de sciotán thar na reathaithe eile, chuaigh sí thar na reathaithe eile ina cuaifeach 7 verb as effect of emotion INTRANSITIVEpléasc verb  c m uI thought he was about to explode shíl mé go raibh sé ar tí pléascadh, shíl mé go raibh sé réidh le spréachadhto explode into laughter pléascadh amach ag gáire, scairteadh amach ag gáireshe exploded into tears phléasc sí amach ag caoineadh, bhris an gol uirthi, bhuail racht goil í'Shut up!' he exploded. 'Dún do chlab!' a bhéic sé. 8 verb prove (sth) wrong
TRANSITIVEbréagnaigh verb  c m uto explode a rumour ráfla a bhréagnúto explode a theory spior spear a dhéanamh de theoiricthey exploded the myth of the ghost chruthaigh siad nach raibh sa scéal faoin taibhse ach amaidí
INTRANSITIVEthe slogan that keeps this myth from exploding an mana a chuireann cosa faoin miotas seo, an mana a choinníonn an miotas seo beo
9 verb SCI, ASTRON astral body etc INTRANSITIVEpléasc verb  c m u