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Similar words: -leaf · leafy · deaf · lea · lead · leak · lean · leap · leat · loaf
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leaf

1. noun BOT, HORT, COOK, ETC of plant or tree2. noun page, sheet3. noun part of table 4. noun ART, CRAFT foil of precious metal
phrases
1 noun BOT, HORT, COOK, ETC of plant or treeduilleog fem2  c m uduille masc4  c m uthe leaves are falling tagann duilleoga ar na crainn, bhí na crainn faoi dhuilliúrthe trees come into leaf tagann duilleoga ar na crainnthe trees are in leaf tá na crainn faoi dhuilliúrcoriander leaf duilleog lus an choiretea leaves duilleoga taeleaf stalk gas duilleoigeleaf structure struchtúr duille, struchtúr duilleoige 2 noun page, sheetduilleog fem2  c m uleathanach masc1  c m ubileog fem2  c m ushe turned the leaves of the book thiontaigh sí na leathanaigh sa leabharfly leaf fordhuilleog
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3 noun part of table duille masc4  c m u 4 noun ART, CRAFT foil of precious metalduille masc4  c m u
phrases

to shake like a leaf

(also

to tremble like a leaf

) bheith ar aon bharr amháin creathaafter the accident I was shaking like a leaf bhí mé ar aon bharr amháin creatha i ndiaidh na taisme

to take a leaf out of sb's book

sampla duine a leanúintaithris a dhéanamh ar dhuine

to turn over a new leaf

(also

to turn a new leaf

) saol níos fearr a chleachtadhbéasa a athrúI'm going to turn over a new leaf next year tá mé ag dul ag athrú béas an bhliain seo chugainn

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