New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: bud · dud · mad · mid · mod · mug · mum · muddy · muted · -mad
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mud

1 noun muckláib fem2  c m upuiteach masc1  c m ulábán masc1  c m ulathach fem2  c m uthey got stuck in the mud sáinníodh sa láib iad, chuaigh siad in abar you're covered in mud tá tú clúdaithe le láib, tá tú draoibeáilte we were caked in mud bhíomar draoibeáilte ó bhun go barr, bhíomar stolptha le láib
modifierláibe gs as adjpuití gs as adj  c m ulábáin gs as adjlathaí gs as adjmud crab portán láibemud pit poll láibe
2 noun CONSTR as building materialdóib fem2  c m umud hut bothán dóibe
phrases

as clear as mud

humorous chomh doiléir lena bhfaca tú riamhthe instructions are as clear as mud tá na treoracha dothuigthe, ní thuigfeadh aon duine na treoracha

to drag sb's name through the mud

(also

to drag sb through the mud

) pejorative smál a chur ar chlú duinedroch-chlú a chur ar dhuine

mud sticks

is deacair míchlú a chur díothe was never convicted, but mud sticks níor ciontaíodh riamh é, ach lean an míchlú de

sb's name is mud

his name is mud in Ireland tá an dearg-ghráin air in Éirinn, tá míghnaoi amach air in Éirinn, ní lú ar na hÉireannaigh an sioc ná é

to throw mud at sb

(also

to sling mud at sb

, to fling mud at sb

) pejorative bheith ag sciolladóireacht ar dhuinesalachar a chur ar dhuine

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