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moon

1. noun ASTRON, ASTROL2. verb bare your buttocks in jest or contempt3. verb bare your buttocks at sb in jest or contempt4. verb gaze with admiration
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1 noun also ASTRON, ASTROLgealach fem2  c m u fem4  c m uthere was no moon ní raibh gealach ar bith sa spéirthey were travelling by the light of the moon bhí siad ag taisteal faoi sholas na gealaí 2 verb informal bare your buttocks in jest or contempt INTRANSITIVEdo thóin a nochtadhhe mooned at the crowd nocht sé a thóin ar an slua, thaispeáin sé a thóin don slua
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3 verb informal bare your buttocks at sb in jest or contempt TRANSITIVEdo thóin a nochtadh arhe mooned them nocht sé a thóin orthu 4 verb gaze with admiration INTRANSITIVEhe was mooning over her bhí sé ag baint lán na súl aisti
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to be over the moon

áthas an domhain a bheith ortríméad an tsaoil a bheith ortbheith iontach sástashe was over the moon bhí ríméad an tsaoil uirthi

many moons ago

literary i bhfad ó shinfadófadó fadófadó riamh

to reach for the moon

(also

to shoot for the moon

) I'll be reaching for the moon ní bheidh stad ar bith liom, ní bheidh bac ar bith orm

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