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forbear

literary
verb
INTRANSITIVEhe forbore from mentioning his own work shocraigh sé gan a chuid oibre féin a luaI can't forbear from referring to something which happened yesterday ní féidir liom gan tagairt do rud a tharla inné
TRANSITIVEthe lecture will be forborne today due to illness ní bhacfar leis an léacht inniu de dheasca tinnisshe couldn't forbear a laugh ní fhéadfadh sí gan gáire a dhéanamh, ní thiocfadh léi cúl a choinneáil ar na gáirí

forbearing

adjectivefoighneach adj1  c m u