New English-Irish Dictionary
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idly

1 adverb without purposego fánachhe was idly flicking through the channels bhí sé ag dul ó stáisiún go stáisiún go fánach 2 adverb lazilyar do shuaimhneasthey sat around idly in the sun shuigh siad thart ar a suaimhneas faoin ngrian
phrases

to stand idly by

(also

to sit idly by

) they stood idly by ní dhearna siad faic, ní dhearna siad dada, ní dhearna siad a dhath