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flog

1. verb as punishment2. verb sell3. verb promote, repeat4. verb move with effort5. noun arduous climb
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1 verb as punishment TRANSITIVElasc verb  c m uliúr verb  c m usciúrsáil verb  c m uhe flogged the slaves lasc sé na sclábhaithe, thug sé léasadh do na sclábhaithe, ghabh sé de lasc ar na sclábhaitheto flog sb for disobedience duine a sciúrsáil as bheith easumhal she was flogged to death lascadh í go dtí go bhfuair sí bás, sciúrsáladh í go bás 2 verb informal sell TRANSITIVEdíol verb  c m uthey flog jewellery online bíonn siad ag díol seodra ar an idirlíonhe'll flog you a car díolfaidh sé carr leatthey've flogged off the house tá an teach díolta acu
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3 verb promote, repeat TRANSITIVEthey're flogging the new phone tá siad ag déanamh bolscaireachta faoin nguthán nuathe media flogged the story spíon na meáin an scéal, tharraing na meáin na putóga as an scéal 4 verb move with effort informal INTRANSITIVEthey flogged up the hill streachail siad suas an cnoc 5 noun arduous climb informaldreapadh crochtait was a hard flog aistear maslach a bhí ann
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to flog sth to death

informal seanbhailéad a dhéanamh de rudan mhaith a bhaint as rud

to flog yourself to death

informal tú féin a mharú ag obairhe's flogging himself to death in the election tá sé á mharú féin ag obair don toghchán, tá sé á chur féin i dtalamh leis an toghchán

to be flogging a dead horse

informal do chuid ama a chur amúbheith ag caitheamh cloch le madra marbhbheith ag snámh in aghaidh easabheith ag mún in aghaidh na gaoithe informalshe's flogging a dead horse tá sí ag cur a cuid ama amú, is ag snámh in aghaidh easa atá sí

hang 'em and flog 'em

informal he's a hang 'em and flog 'em type duine neamhthrócaireach atá ann

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