New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: fruity · fruitful · fruition · Brit · Inuit · druid · fit · flit · frail · fret
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fruit

AGR, HORT, COOK
1 nountoradh masc1  c m uI eat three pieces of fruit daily ithim trí thoradh gach láfruit is good for you tá torthaí go maith duitthe fruit of the coffee bush toradh an toir chaife, toradh thor an chaifethe tree is in fruit tá an crann faoi thoradhtinned fruit torthaí cannatropical fruit torthaí trópaiceachafruit yogurt iógart torthaí 2 verb INTRANSITIVEtoradh a thabhairtthe tree fruits every second year tugann an crann torthaí uaidh gach dara bliain, bíonn torthaí ar an gcrann gach dara bliain
phrases

to bear fruit

1 be successfultheir efforts are bearing fruit tá rath ar a gcuid iarrachtaí, tá toradh a saothair acu 2 HORT, BOT producetoradh a thabhairtsome trees bear fruit twice a year tugann crainn áirithe torthaí uathu faoi dhó sa bhliain, bíonn torthaí ar chrainn áirithe dhá uair sa bhliain

the fruit of sth

(also

the fruits of sth

) the fruit of our efforts toradh ár gcuid iarrachtaíthat was one of the main fruits of the meeting bhí sé sin ar na rudaí ba mhó a tháinig as an gcruinniúthe fruit of thy womb literary toradh do bhroinne literary

the fruits of your labours

toradh do shaothairluach do shaothair

the fruits of the earth

barr na talúnmaith na talúntoradh na talún

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