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fuss

1. noun worry or excitement2. verb behave in an overly concerned way3. verb touch or handle sth4. verb give a lot of attention to5. verb make sb feel anxious
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1 noun worry or excitementfuadar masc1  c m ufústar masc1  c m ufothragadh mascgriothal masc  c m udon't make such a fuss ná bac an fothragadh sin, ná déan seó bóthair de, caith uait an fuile faile a fuss about nothing (also a fuss over nothing) duifean mór ar bheagán fearthainne, glór mór ar bheagán cúise 2 verb behave in an overly concerned way INTRANSITIVEbheith ag fústráilbheith ag fuadráilStop fussing. She's going to be all right. Éirigh as an bhfústráil. Beidh sí i gceart.
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3 verb touch or handle sth TRANSITIVEstop fussing with your hair ná bí ag fústráil le do chuid gruaige, ná bí ag gabháil do do chuid gruaige 4 verb give a lot of attention to TRANSITIVEthey were fussing over the child bhí siad ina gcoda beaga timpeall ar an leanbh, bhí an páiste á chur ó bhos go bos acu 5 verb make sb feel anxious TRANSITIVEbuair verbimní a chur armairg a chur arthis didn't fuss him at all níor chuir sé seo aon imní air, níor chuir sé seo isteach ná amach air, níor bhuair sé sin é puinn
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to make a fuss of sb

bheith i do choda beaga timpeall ar dhuineadhnua a dhéanamh de dhuine

to not be fussed about sth

bheith ar nós cuma liom faoi rudshe isn't fussed about the exam tá sí ar nós cuma liom faoin scrúdú, níl sí róbhuartha faoin scrúdú, níl an scrúdú ag cur mairg ar bith uirthi