New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: grab · rub · grebe · group · grout · gruel · gruff · grunt · scrub · shrub
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grub

1. noun ZOOL larva, caterpillar2. noun FOOD food3. verb in earth4. verb dig up5. verb rummage 1 noun ZOOL larva, caterpillarcruimh fem2  c m u 2 noun informal FOOD foodbia masc4  c m ubeatha fem4  c m udelicious grub bia blasta, togha na beatha
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3 verb in earth INTRANSITIVEtochail verb  c m urúisc fem2  c m uhe's only grubbing about níl sé ach ag rúscadhthey're grubbing for potatoes tá siad ag tochailt ag iarraidh teacht ar phrátaí 4 verb dig up TRANSITIVEgraf verbtochail aníosto grub roots fréamhacha a ghrafadh, fréamhacha a thochailt aníos 5 verb rummage INTRANSITIVEbheith ag póirseáilbheith ag cartadhbheith ag púitseáilbheith ag rúspáilhe was grubbing about in the drawer bhí sé ag póirseáil leis sa tarraiceán