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lubricate

1. verb ENG grease (moving parts)2. verb smooth, moisten (body part) 3. verb facilitate smooth running of4. verb relax with alcohol 1 verb ENG grease (moving parts) TRANSITIVEbealaigh verb  c m uto lubricate an engine inneall a bhealú 2 verb smooth, moisten (body part) TRANSITIVEbealaigh verb  c m uit lubricates hair cuireann sé bealadh ar ghruaigto lubricate the skin an craiceann a bhogadh 3 verb facilitate smooth running of TRANSITIVEher working day is lubricated by cups of coffee giorraíonn cupáin chaife a lá oibre 4 verb informal relax with alcohol TRANSITIVEbog verb  c m ushe had enough wine to lubricate her jaw a little bhí go leor fíona aici leis an tsnaidhm a bhaint dá teanga

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