New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: climb · limbo · lamb · lime · limo · limp · limed · limit · plumb · bib
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limb

1 noun ANAT, MED arm or leggéag fem2  c m uprosthetic limb géag phróistéiteach 2 noun branch of treegéag fem2  c m u

-limbed

adjective-ghéagach
phrases

to go out on a limb

dul i gcuntardul i bhfiontarI wouldn't go out on a limb for her again ní rachainn i bhfiontar ar a son arís, ní rachainn sa seans ar mhaithe léi arís

to be out on a limb

bheith ar an bhfaraor géarbheith i gcruachás

to tear sb limb from limb

(also

to rip sb limb from limb

) duine a shracadh as a chéileduine a stróiceadh as a chéilebia míoltóg a dhéanamh de dhuineI was so angry I could have torn him limb from limb bhí a oiread feirge orm go dtiocfadh liom é a stróiceadh as a chéile