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light up

1 (v + adv) become bright or lively INTRANSITIVEgeal verb  c m ulas verb  c m uher eyes lit up with happiness las a súile le háthashis face lit up when he heard the news gheal a aghaidh nuair a chuala sé an scéal 2 (v + adv) cigarette etc
TRANSITIVElas verb  c m udearg verb  c m uI lit up a cigarette las mé toitínhe lit up his pipe dhearg sé a phíopa
INTRANSITIVEshe went outside to light up chuaigh sí amach chun gal a bheith aici
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