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gas

1. noun CHEM, PHYS, MED, ETC substance like air2. noun PHYSIOL wind produced in your stomach3. noun AUTO petrol4. noun amusement, fun5. verb AGR, MIL, POLICE use gas to control or kill people or animals6. verb CHEM, PHYS give off gas7. verb chatter, babble on8. adjective amusing, entertaining
phrases
1 noun CHEM, PHYS, MED, ETC substance like airgás masc1  c m uthe gas is escaping tá an gás ag éalúwe're out of gas tá an gás rite, níl aon ghás fágthagas prices are rising again tá praghas an gháis ag ardú arísthe dentist gave him gas and air thug an fiaclóir gás agus aer dónoxious gas gás díobhálach
modifiergáis  c m ugas attack ionsaí gáisgas mark gásmharcgas pipeline píblíne gháisgas stove sorn gáis
2 noun (especially US) PHYSIOL wind produced in your stomachgaoth fem2  c m u to pass gas broim a ligean, bheith ag broimneach, gaoth a scaoileadh
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3 noun (US) AUTO petrolbreosla masc4  c m upeitreal masc1  c m u 4 noun informal amusement, funcraic fem2  c m uspórt masc1  c m uspraoi masc4  c m uwe had great gas altogether bhí an-spraoi againn, bhí craic iontach againn 5 verb AGR, MIL, POLICE use gas to control or kill people or animals TRANSITIVEgásaigh verb  c m ugás a scaoileadh faoi 6 verb CHEM, PHYS give off gas INTRANSITIVEgásaigh verb  c m u 7 verb informal chatter, babble on INTRANSITIVEbheith ag cabaireachtbheith ag glagaireachtbheith ag geabaireachtbheith ag gaibíneacht 8 adjective informal amusing, entertainingit's gas when he doesn't understand things is mór an spórt é nuair nach dtuigeann sé rudaí, bíonn sé greannmhar nuair nach dtuigeann sé rudaíit was gas in the bar last night bhí sé ina chraic sa bheár aréir, bhí an-chuideachta sa bheár aréir he's a gas man is breá an chuideachta é, tá an-chraic ag baint leis, is iontach an mac é
phrases

to be a gas

informalan-chraic a bheith ionatan-spraoi a bheith ag baint leat

to give it some gas

(US)an bhróg a chur síosan bhróg a chur go hurlár

to run out of gas

(US)they're running out of gas tá an tóin ag titim astu, tá siad ag cailleadh fuinnimh, tá a rás rite

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