New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: clash · flash · leash · slash · ash · bash · cash · dash · gash · hash
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lash

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb tie TRANSITIVEceangail verb  c m ufáisc verb  c m uhe lashed it to the roof cheangail sé ar an díon éthey lashed the branches together cheangail siad na craobhacha dá chéile 2 verb with whip, stick TRANSITIVElasc verb  c m ugread verb  c m uléas verb  c m ushe lashed the horse lasc sí an capall, thug sí lasc don chapallhe lashed them with a whip lasc sé le fuip iad, sciúr sé le fuip iad
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3 verb rain, wind, etc
TRANSITIVElasc verb  c m ubuail verb  c m ugleadhair verb  c m ugread verb  c m uhuge waves lashed the coast bhí tonnta móra ag lascadh in aghaidh an chósta
INTRANSITIVElasc verb  c m ubuail verb  c m ugleadhair verb  c m ugread verb  c m uthe rain lashed against the window bhí an bháisteach ag gleadhradh in éadan na fuinneoige
4 verb especially SOCC ball TRANSITIVElasc verb  c m ubuail go láidirshe lashed the ball into the net lasc sí an liathróid go cúl na heangaí, bháigh sí an liathróid i gcúl na heangaí 5 verb criticise TRANSITIVEléasadh a thabhairt dofeannadh a thabhairt doshe lashed them with her tongue thug sí léasadh teanga dóibh, d'fheann sí iad 6 verb animal (tail)
TRANSITIVEgread verb  c m u
INTRANSITIVEgread verb  c m uits tail lashed furiously bhí sé ag greadadh a eireabaill go tréan
7 verb (sb) into extreme state TRANSITIVEit lashed him into a fury chuir sé fearg an diabhail air, ghriog sé chun feirge é
noun
8 noun with whip, sticklasc fem2  c m ubuille masc4  c m uleadhb fem2  c m ugreadadh masc  c m ua lash of the rod lasc den tslat 9 noun ANAT eyelashfabhra masc4 10 noun of whiplasc fem2  c m u
phrases

give it a lash

informaltabhair faoibuail faoibain triail asI didn't have a chance but I gave it a lash ní raibh seans dá laghad agam ach thug mé faoi, ní raibh seans dá laghad agam ach rinne mé mo dhícheall

on the lash

informalar na cannaí dubhaar an ólhe's on the lash tá sé ar na cannaí dubha, tá sé ar ragairne, tá sé bailithe ar an ól

the lash of sth

(also

the lashes of sth

) they felt the lash of her tongue d'fheann sí iad, thug sí píosa dá teanga dóibh