New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: flap · flip · floe · flog · flow · lop · plop · slop · float · flock
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flop

1. verb sit or lie heavily2. verb hang loosely3. verb relax, sleep4. verb fail completely5. noun heavy movement6. noun complete failure 7. noun cheap place to sleep 1 verb sit or lie heavily INTRANSITIVEtit i do chnaptit i do phleisttit de phlaphe flopped down and went to sleep síos leis agus thit sé ina chnap codlatashe flopped into the comfortable chair thit sí isteach sa chathaoir chompordach, chaith sí siar í féin isteach sa chathaoir chompordachhe flopped onto the ground thit sé ina phleist ar an urlár, thit sé de phlimp ar an urlár, thit sé ina chnap ar an urlár 2 verb hang loosely INTRANSITIVEher hair flopped on the pillow bhí a cuid gruaige ina sraoill ar an bpiliúrsometimes the roses flop uaireanta sleabhcann na rósanna
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3 verb relax, sleep INTRANSITIVEluigh siar  c m udo scíth a ligeanhe likes to flop on the couch is maith leis luí siar ar an tolg, is maith leis síneadh ar an tolg, is breá leis a scíth a ligean ar an tolg 4 verb informal fail completely INTRANSITIVEteip ar PhrV  c m uclis ar PhrV  c m uthe film flopped in America theip glan ar an scannán i Meiriceá, chlis go dona ar an scannán i Meiriceá 5 noun heavy movementplab masc  c m uplimp fem2  c m uflup flaphe fell with a flop thit sé de phlab, thit sé de phlimp 6 noun informal complete failure their first album was a flop theip glan ar a gcéad albam, chlis ar a gcéad albam amach is amach 7 noun (US), informal cheap place to sleepit's a flop is cúinne é le luí ann, is áit é le do cheann a leagan