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pot

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun cooking receptaclepota masc4  c m ua pot of soup pota anraithfish caught for the pot iasc don phota, iasc le bruith, iasc don phota 2 noun for tea, coffee etcpota masc4  c m uthere's some tea in the pot tá braon tae sa photathey drank two pots of coffee d'ól siad dhá phota caife
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3 noun small containerpota masc4  c m upróca masc4  c m upots of yogurt potaí iógairtjam pot próca suibhe, pota suibhe 4 noun item of potterypróca masc4  c m upota masc4  c m ua clay pot próca cré 5 noun HORT container for plantpota masc4  c m u 6 noun FISH to catch lobster, crabs etcpota masc4  c m ucrab pot pota portáin 7 noun chamber potpota seomra  c m usoitheach masc1  c m uáras masc1  c m u 8 noun drinking vesseltancard masc1  c m ucrúsca masc4  c m ua pot of beer crúsca beorach 9 noun informal cannabisraithneach fem2  c m ucannabas masc1  c m ucnáib fem2  c m uhe smokes pot caitheann sé raithneach 10 noun SPOR pocketing of billiard or snooker ballaimsiú masc  c m uthat was a nice pot! nach maith mar a d'aimsigh tú an póca!, an-bhuille é sin! 11 noun amount of moneyciste masc4  c m ustór masc1  c m uthere's a pot of money somewhere tá ciste airgid áit éigina pension pot ciste pinsin 12 noun prize moneyciste masc4  c m uthe winner collects the pot faigheann an buaiteoir an duaischiste
verb
13 verb SPOR pocket (billiard or snooker ball) TRANSITIVEaimsigh verb  c m ucuir i bpócashe potted a red chuir sí dearg sa phóca 14 verb HUNT shoot (game) TRANSITIVEcaith verb  c m umaraigh verb  c m uto pot a rabbit coinín a mharú 15 verb CRAFT do pottery INTRANSITIVEpotaireacht a dhéanamhcriadóireacht a dhéanamhshe likes potting is maith léi potaireacht a dhéanamh
phrases

a pot of gold

this is a potential pot of gold d'fhéadfaí carn airgid a shaothrú as seo

a watched pot never boils

proverb ní fiú feitheamh le fiuchadh

to be all gone to pot

informal bheith ina chíor thuathailbheith ina phraiseachbheith gan bun ná barrthe country is all gone to pot tá an tír ina ciseach, tá an tír ina cíor thuathail

to go to pot

informal dul le cúr na habhannimeacht chun donaisimeacht gan dóigh

to keep the pot boiling

dlús a choinneáil le rudtine a choinneáil le rudrud a choinneáil ag imeacht

not to have a pot to piss in

very informal bheith chomh bocht le bairneachbheith chomh bocht leis an deoirbheith gan pingin gan bonn

one for the pot

one spoonful per person and one for the pot spúnóg an duine agus spúnóg don phota

to shit or get off the pot

(also

to piss or get off the pot

) vulgar piss or get off the pot mún nó imigh den phota, déan do ghnó nó bog do thóin, déan an beart nó stad den gheab

to take a pot at sth

caitheamh le rudscaoileadh le rud

the pot calling the kettle black

proverb an óinseach ag aoradh ar an amadáncasadh an chorcáin leis an gciteal

to throw sth into the pot

do luach leathphingine a thabhairtslám a chur sa phota

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