New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: gage · gang · bag · fag · gab · gad · gal · gap · gas · gay
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gag

1. noun joke2. noun thing to prevent speaking3. noun LAW order preventing revelation4. verb put gag on (sb)5. verb LAW stop (sb/sth) reporting sth6. verb retch7. verb want very much
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1 noun informal jokescéal greannmharscéal grinnscéal barrúil 2 noun thing to prevent speakinggobán masc1  c m u
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3 noun especially LAW order preventing revelationordú gobánach 4 verb put gag on (sb) TRANSITIVEmantóg a chur arglas béil a chur arthey gagged me sháigh siad gobán i mo bhéal they were gagged and bound (also they were bound and gagged) ceanglaíodh iad agus cuireadh gobán iontu 5 verb LAW stop (sb/sth) reporting sth TRANSITIVEmantóg a chur argobán a shá i mbéalglas béil a chur ar 6 verb informal retch INTRANSITIVEfonn cur amach a bheith ortfonn múisce a bheith orttarraingt orla a bheith ortI was trying not to gag on the smell bhí mé ag iarraidh gan cur amach leis an mboladh 7 verb very informal want very much INTRANSITIVEbheith ar bísshe was gagging for a smoke bhí sí ar bís le toitín a bheith aici, bhí sí ag dul as a craiceann le gal a bheith aici, bhí dúil mhallaithe aici i dtoitín it left them gagging for more ní thiocfadh leo a sáith a fháil de
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to be gagging for it

very informalfonn craicinn a bheith ortfonn leathair a bheith ort