New English-Irish Dictionary
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flag

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun symbol of country etcbratach fem2  c m ubrat masc1  c m umeirge masc4  c m uthe Irish flag bratach na hÉireannthey raised the flag d'ardaigh siad an bhratach to fly a flag at half mast bratach a chrochadh ar leathchrann, bratach a chur i lár crainn 2 noun especially SPOR marker in sport etcbratach fem2  c m ubrat masc1  c m u21 m flag bratach 21 mgreen flag brat glas, bratach uaine, bratach ghlas
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3 noun COMP data markerbratach fem2  c m ubrat masc1  c m u 4 noun BOT plantfeileastram masc1  c m u 5 noun CONSTR flagstoneleac fem2  c m ufleaige masc  c m ugranite flags leaca eibhirlimestone flags creaga aolchloiche
verb
6 verb lose energy; weaken INTRANSITIVEtéigh i léig  c m ubheith ag trámaolaigh ar PhrV  c m umy interest flagged after lunch chuaigh mo shuim i léig tar éis an lóin, mhaolaigh ar mo spéis tar éis an lóinhis courage started to flag thosaigh a mhisneach ag trá, thosaigh a mhisneach ag teip 7 verb mark TRANSITIVEnótáil verb  c m umarcáil verb  c m uthese mistakes were flagged nótáladh na botúin seoit's flagged for your attention tá sé marcáilte faoi do bhráidseit was flagged as a problem nótáladh mar fhadhb é 8 verb COMP mark message etc TRANSITIVEbratach a chur le 9 verb SOCC wave flag INTRANSITIVEbratach a chur in airdethe umpire flagged for a penalty chuir an maor cúil a bhratach in airde i gcomhair cic éirice
phrases

to fly the flag

(also

to wave the flag

, to show the flag

) they've been flying the flag for Irish for years tá an fód á sheasamh acu ar son na Gaeilge ar feadh na mblianta

to keep the flag flying

especially SPORhe's been keeping the school's flag flying tá sé ag coinneáil ainm na scoile in airde

to wave the white flag

géilleadhtabhairt suasshe eventually waved the white flag ghéill sí ar deireadh, thug sí suas ar deireadh

to raise a green flag

cúl a scóráilbáire a aimsiú

to wrap yourself in the flag

brat na náisiúntachta a chur umat

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