New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: best · jest · lest · neat · net · newt · next · pest · rest · test
  • EN > GA
  • GA > EN

nest

1. noun of bird etc2. noun safe place 3. noun of spies, intrigue, etc4. noun of cushions etc5. noun of tables etc6. noun MIL gun site 7. verb build nest8. verb COMP arrange in hierarchy
phrases
1 noun of bird etcnead fem2  c m uthe bird is building its nest tá an t-éan ag déanamh a neidea nest of birds ál éanwild bees' nest pluaisneog, cuasnóg 2 noun safe place she left the safe nest of a large firm d'fhág sí an post sábháilte a bhí aici i gcomhlacht mór
Show full entry 
3 noun of spies, intrigue, etcnead fem2  c m upluais fem2  c m ugnáthóg fem2  c m ua nest of informers nead spiairí 4 noun of cushions etcnead fem2  c m ua nest of silk cushions nead cúisíní síoda 5 noun of tables etcfoireann fem2  c m usraith fem2  c m ua nest of tables foireann táblaí, foireann bord 6 noun MIL gun site nead fem2  c m u 7 verb build nest INTRANSITIVEnead a dhéanamh 8 verb COMP arrange in hierarchy TRANSITIVEneadaigh verb  c m u
phrases

to leave the nest

(also

to fly the nest

) an baile a fhágáilan nead a fhágáil

to foul your (own) nest

1 environment cac i do dhoras féindo nead féin a shalú 2 be disloyalfealladh ar do mhuintir féindo nead féin a shalú

Phrases and Examples in other entries