New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: gilt · halt · hill · hint · hit · holt · jilt · kilt · lilt · silt
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hilt

1 noun sword handledornchla masc4feirc fem2  c m u 2 noun handle of knife, toolfeirc fem2  c m ucos fem2  c m u
phrases

to the hilt

(also

up to the hilt

) go feircit was full to the hilt bhí sé lán go feirc, bhí sé lán go boimbéalI'd back him to the hilt ghabhfainn go muineál i bhfarraige dó, sheasfainn go bás leishe's mortgaged his house up to the hilt tá sé go muineál i bhfiacha ag morgáiste a thí, tá morgáiste an-mhór aige ar a theach