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hop

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verb
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noun
1 noun jump on one footpreab leathchoisedo a forward hop over the hurdle déan preab leathchoise chun tosaigh thar an gcliath 2 noun leap of animalléim fem2  c m upreab fem2  c m uthe frog gave a hop phreab an frog
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3 noun SPOR bounce of ballpreab fem2  c m upreabadh masc  c m u 4 noun short journeythe hotel was only a hop away from the airport bhí an t-óstán buailte ar an aerfortit's a short hop by taxi níl ann ach turas gairid i dtacsaí 5 noun BOT, HORT plantleannlus masc3hopa masc
verb
6 verb jump on one foot INTRANSITIVEpreab ar leathchosléim ar leathchosshe was hopping on one foot bhí sí ag léim ar aon chos amháin, bhí sí ar chos bhacóidehe started hopping from one foot to the other thosaigh sé ag preabadh ó chos go cos 7 verb jump on both feet INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m uléim verb  c m uthe singer was hopping about the stage bhí an t-amhránaí ag preabadh timpeall an stáitseshe was hopping up and down with anger bhí sí ag damhsa le fearg, bhí sí ag éirí ó thalamh le feargI was hopping around on crutches bhí mé ag bacadaíl timpeall ar chroisíní 8 verb move quickly INTRANSITIVEI hopped along bhailigh mé liom, bhog mé liomhop off to your room gread leat chuig do sheomra, bailigh leat go dtí do sheomra 9 verb of animal INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m uléim verb  c m utoads don't hop ní phreabann buafathe squirrels hop from one tree to another léimeann na hioraí ó chrann go crannthe bird took the bread and hopped off thóg an t-éan an t-arán agus d'imigh leis ag preabadh 10 verb get in or out of vehicle INTRANSITIVEléim verb  c m uhop in! léim isteach!, isteach leat!they hopped on the first plane home léim siad ar an gcéad eitleán eile abhaileshe hopped off the train in Limerick d'fhág sí an traein i Luimneach 11 verb climb INTRANSITIVEléim verb  c m ushe hopped into the bed léim sí isteach sa leabaI hopped up from the couch d'éirigh mé de léim den tolg 12 verb travel short distance INTRANSITIVEwe hopped over to the island thugamar sciuird ar an oileán, thugamar ruaig chun an oileáin 13 verb move between things INTRANSITIVEléim verb  c m uathraigh verb  c m ushe hops from book to book bíonn sí ag léim ó leabhar go leabhar, bíonn sí ag dul ó leabhar go leabhar 14 verb SPOR bounce a ball TRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m uyou can hop the ball on the hurley is féidir an liathróid a phreabadh ar an gcamán 15 verb SPOR throw in ball TRANSITIVEcaith isteach PhrV  c m uthe referee decided to hop the ball chinn an réiteoir an liathróid a chaitheamh isteach 16 verb jump onto vehicle TRANSITIVEléim ar PhrVthey hopped a passing train léim siad ar thraein a bhí ag dul thar bráid
phrases

to be always on the hop

bheith ag rith thart i rith an amabheith i gcónaí ag imeacht

to be hopping mad

informal bheith ar builebheith ar mirebheith spréachtabheith le ceangalbheith ar an daoraí

to catch sb on the hop

informal teacht aniar aduaidh ar dhuinethey were caught on the hop rugadh gairid orthu

hop it!

informal gread leat!bailigh leat!bain as!

to keep sb on the hop

informal duine a choinneáil ar a fhaichillduine a choimeád san airdeall
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