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pack

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun of merchandisepaca masc4  c m upack of cigarettes paca toitíní a pack of four (also a four-pack) paca ceithre cinn, paca de cheithre cinna six-pack of beer paca sé bhuidéal beorach 2 noun applied to injuries MEDpaca masc4  c m ustopaide masc  c m u
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3 noun packagingpaca masc4  c m upacáiste masc4  c m u 4 noun of documents, informationpaca masc4  c m upacáiste masc4  c m ulearning pack pacáiste foghlama 5 noun of cardspaca masc4  c m ua pack of cards paca cártaí 6 noun of dogsa pack of dogs conairt 7 noun of people informal usually pejorative baicle fem4  c m udrong fem2  c m upaca masc4  c m ucleas masc1  c m ua pack of spoiled brats scata maistíní millte, drong maistíní milltepack of rogues paca rógairí 8 noun of scouts, browniesgrúpa masc4  c m ucléir fem2  c m u 9 noun of runners, cyclists ATH, CYCL, SPORgrúpa masc4  c m upríomhghrúpa masc4  c m u leading pack grúpa tosaigh chasing pack grúpa tóraíochta 10 noun of cars, boats SPORgrúpa masc4  c m upríomhghrúpa masc4  c m umeitheal fem2  c m u 11 noun of balls (in snooker, pool) GAMESclibín masc  c m u 12 noun in rugby team RUGBYpaca masc4  c m utosaithe  c m u 13 noun bagmála masc4  c m u
verb
14 verb put things into bag, box, etc TRANSITIVEpacáil verb  c m uto pack your clothes do chuid éadaí a phacáil, do chuid éadaí a chur i málayou should pack the glasses individually ba cheart duit na gloiní a phacáil ina gceann agus ina gceannhe hasn't packed his rain gear níl a chuid éadaí báistí pacáilte aige, níl a chuid éadaí fearthainne sa mhála aige 15 verb fit into (bag, box, etc) INTRANSITIVEit all packed neatly into one box chuaigh sé uile go deas in aon bhosca amháin 16 verb fill sth with things TRANSITIVEpacáil verb  c m uto pack a bag with essentials mála a phacáil le riachtanais 17 verb package for sale TRANSITIVEpacáil verb  c m uto pack herrings in a barrel scadáin a phacáil i mbairille 18 verb for trip, holiday, house move, etc INTRANSITIVEpacáil verb  c m uI'm all packed tá gach rud pacáilte agam 19 verb people, animals: fill (sth) to capacity
TRANSITIVEplódaigh verb  c m ulíon verb  c m uthey packed the hall bhí an halla plódaithe acu, bhí an halla lán go doras acu
INTRANSITIVEplódaigh verb  c m uthey packed into the theatre phlódaigh siad isteach san amharclannwe were all packed in together bhíomar ar fad pacáilte isteach i mullach a chéile
20 verb cram (into sth) TRANSITIVElíon go béalto pack a lot of facts into an essay cuid mhór fíoras a bhrú isteach in aiste, aiste a shacadh le fíoraisthe book is packed with interesting information tá an leabhar lomlán le heolas suimiúil 21 verb hole, gap TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m uding verbto pack a hole with filler poll a dhúnadh le líonach, líonach a dhingeadh i bpoll 22 verb compact TRANSITIVEding verbpacáil verb  c m upack the clay around the roots pacáil an chré thart ar na fréamhacha, ding an chré timpeall ar na fréamhacha 23 verb apply wad to (wound) MED TRANSITIVEpacáil verb  c m u 24 verb (US), informal carry (firearm) TRANSITIVEiompair verb  c m u 25 verb fill with your own supporters TRANSITIVEcóirigh verb  c m uto pack a jury giúiré a chóiriú, giúiré a phacáil
phrases

a pack of lies

paca bréagmála bréagmoll bréagstreoille bréag

ahead of the pack

to stay ahead of the pack fanacht chun tosaigh, bheith chun cinn ar an gconairt

to lead the pack

bheith chun cinn ar an gcuid eilebheith chun tosaighbheith i do cheann urra

the leader of the pack

ceannródaíceann urrahe's the leader of the pack tá sé ar thosach an tslua, tá sé ina cheann urra orthu

to pack your bags

do chuid málaí a phacáilshe told him to pack his bags dúirt sí leis a bhalcaisí a chruinniú le chéile agus crapadh leis

to pack a punch

1 food, drink, etcbheith an-éifeachtach ar fadthe curry packed a real punch bhí an-bhrí ar fad sa churaí, bhí fíorstuif sa churaí 2 hit hardhe packs a powerful punch tá dorn láidir aige, tá an-bhuille aige

to send sb packing

bata agus bóthar a thabhairt do dhuineduine a chur chun an bhealaigh mhóirtópar a thabhairt do dhuinean doras a thaispeáint do dhuine

no names, no pack drill

gan ainm, gan phionós

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