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Similar words: clap · flab · flag · flak · flan · flat · flaw · flax · flip · flop
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flap

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noun
1 noun flat piece of sthflapa mascliopa masc4  c m ubook flap flapa leabhairpocket flap liopa pócaflap of skin liopóg craicinn, sprochaille craicinn 2 noun movement in airflap of wings greadadh sciathán, bualadh sciathán
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3 noun soundthe flap of the sails slapar na seolta 4 noun AERO on aircraft wingflapa masc 5 noun informal fuss, panicfuadar masc1  c m ufústar masc1  c m ugriothal masc  c m uthey were all in a flap bhí siad uilig trína chéile, bhí griothal orthu go léir, bhí scaoll fúthu ar fad he got into a flap about it tháinig líonrith air faoi, chuaigh sé i scaoll faoi, bhí sé trína chéile mar gheall air
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6 verb cloth etc INTRANSITIVEbheith ag bualadhbheith ag brataílbheith ag clupaideachher long skirt was flapping in the wind bhí a sciorta ag flapáil sa ghaoth, bhí slapar ag a sciorta sa ghaoththe sails flapped bhí na seolta ag clupaideach, bhí na seolta ag brataíl 7 verb hands etc
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag bualadhbheith ag croitheadhbheith ag flapáil
TRANSITIVEcroith verb  c m uhe flaps his arms all the time ní stadann sé ach ag croitheadh a chuid géag
8 verb wings INTRANSITIVE & TRANSITIVEbuail verb  c m ugread verb  c m u 9 verb informal make a fuss INTRANSITIVEstop flapping about! éirigh as an bhfústráil!, déan suaimhneas!

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