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haul

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb pull, carry TRANSITIVEtarraing verb  c m uthe wagons were hauled by horses bhí na vaigíní á dtarraingt ag capaillthey hauled it up onto the bank tharraing siad aníos ar an mbruach éthe net was hauled in tarraingíodh an líon isteach 2 verb move with some effort TRANSITIVEtarraing verb  c m ustreachail verb  c m uI managed to haul myself upstairs d'éirigh liom mé féin a tharraingt suas staighre
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3 verb transport TRANSITIVEiompair verb  c m utarlaigh technical term verb  c m uthey're permitted to haul freight tá cead acu lasta a iompar 4 verb force sb to go unwillingly TRANSITIVEtarraing verb  c m utabhair verb  c m ushe hauled me around the supermarket tharraing sí timpeall an ollmhargaidh méhe was hauled off for questioning tugadh ar shiúl lena cheistiú é 5 verb force sb to appear in court, etc TRANSITIVEtabhair verb  c m uhe was hauled before the court tugadh os comhair na cúirte éyou'll be hauled in front of the board tabharfar os comhair an bhoird thú, beidh ort dul i láthair an bhoird 6 verb reach better position TRANSITIVEtarraing verb  c m uthey hauled themselves out of trouble tharraing siad iad féin as gábhif it hauls the country out of recession má tharraingíonn sé an tír as an gcúlú eacnamaíochta
noun
7 noun illegal drugs, etcgabháil fem3  c m uGardaí have recovered a large haul of ammunition tá na Gardaí tar éis teacht ar lear mór armlóin drugs haul gabháil drugaí 8 noun amount stolenméid masc4  c m uthey made off with a large haul of cash and jewellery chroch siad lear mór airgid agus seodra leothe thieves divided their haul roinn na gadaithe a gcreach, roinn na gadaithe an méid a bhí goidte acu 9 noun number of prizes wonlíon masc1  c m uméid masc4  c m uIreland's biggest haul of medals is five cúig cinn an líon is mó bonn a bhuaigh Éire 10 noun amount of fish caughtgabháil fem3  c m ucor masc3  c m udol masc3  c m ufish haul gabháil éisc
phrases

to haul ass

informal (US)greadadh leatwe had to haul ass bhí orainn greadadh linn, bhí orainn glanadh linn go beo, b'éigean dúinn baint as

to haul sb onto the carpet

íde béil a thabhairt do dhuineléasadh teanga a thabhairt do dhuine

to haul sb over the coals

íde béil a thabhairt do dhuineléasadh teanga a thabhairt do dhuine

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