New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: ark · bark · dark · hark · lack · lard · lurk · mark · park · laird
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lark

1 noun ZOOL birdfuiseog fem2  c m u 2 noun informal bit of funpíosa spraoipíosa spóirtcuideachta fem4the races were a great lark bhí an-chraic ag na rásaí, bhí mhór an spórt iad na rásaíshe was only having a lark ní raibh sí ach ag pleidhcíocht, le teann spóirt a bhí síthey burned it for a lark dhóigh siad é ar mhaithe le spraoi, dhóigh siad é le haghaidh an chraic, dhóigh siad é faoi choinne an chraic
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3 noun (BRITAIN), informal pointless activitythis driving lark is quite expensive tá ceird seo na tiomána sách daor, tá an tiomáint seo daor a dóthain 4 noun informal early risermochóirí masc4  c m u
phrases

sod this for a lark!

vulgar (also

sod that for a lark!

vulgar

, blow this for a lark!

informal

, blow that for a lark!

informal

, bugger this for a lark!

vulgar

, bugger that for a lark!

vulgar) bíodh an diabhal aige seo mar shaothar!léan air seo mar obair!bíodh an diabhal ag an gcraic seo!scrios Dé air seo!

to be up with the lark

he was up with the lark bhí sé ina shuí le giolc an ghealbhain, bhí sé ina shuí leis an maidneachan, bhí sé ina shuí leis an lá