New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: deter · meter · peer · -meter · dieter · petard · petrel · teeter · after · alter
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peter

1 noun informal penisboidín masc  c m upilibín informal masc4  c m u 2 noun (AUSTRALIA), informal jail cellcillín masc4  c m ucrúiscín informal masc4  c m u
phrasal verbs

peter out

(v + adv) INTRANSITIVEimigh as PhrV  c m uthe fire petered out d'imigh an tine as, chuaigh an tine in éagthe storm is petering out tá an stoirm ag maolú, tá maolú ag teacht ar an stoirm, tá an stoirm ag lagúthe strike is petering out tá an stailc ag titim as a chéile, tá an bhrí ag imeacht as an stailc, tá an tóin ag titim as an stailcthe plot peters out half way through the movie téann an plota in éag leath bealaigh tríd an scannánthe conversation petered out into a silence thriomaigh an comhrá, shíothlaigh an comhrátheir food supplies have petered out tá a gcuid soláthairtí bia caite, tá a gcuid soláthairtí bia rite