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flex

1. verb bend (body part)2. verb contract (muscle)3. verb use (power)4. noun ELECTRIC electric cable
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1 verb bend (body part)
INTRANSITIVElúb fem2  c m uhis body flexed lúb a chorp
TRANSITIVElúb fem2  c m uaclaigh verb  c m ushe was flexing her ankles bhí sí ag lúbadh a rúitíní
2 verb contract (muscle)
INTRANSITIVElúb fem2  c m u
TRANSITIVElúb fem2  c m uaclaigh verb  c m uhe flexed his muscles d'aclaigh sé a chuid matán
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3 verb use (power) TRANSITIVElánleas a bhaint asthey flexed their authority bhain siad lánleas as a n-údarás, d'fheidhmigh siad a n-údarás 4 noun ELECTRIC electric cablefleisc fem2  c m u
phrases

to flex your muscle(s)

do cheannas a léiriúdo chumhacht a léiriúd'údarás a chur i bhfeidhmthe government is trying to flex its muscles tá an rialtas ag féachaint lena chumhacht a léiriú, tá an rialtas ag iarraidh a údarás a chur i bhfeidhm

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