New English-Irish Dictionary
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purse

1. noun for holding money2. noun CLOTH woman's handbag3. noun SPOR prize money4. noun money available to spend5. verb close tightly 1 noun for holding moneysparán masc1  c m u 2 noun (US) CLOTH woman's handbagmála láimhe  c m u 3 noun also SPOR prize moneyduaischistethere's a purse of €10,000 for the competition tá duaischiste €10,000 ann don chomórtas 4 noun money available to spendciste masc4  c m uwe have to fund it from our own purse caithfimid é a mhaoiniú as ár bpócaí féinthe client has a well-lined purse tá neart airgid ag an gcliant 5 verb close tightly
TRANSITIVEcrap verb  c m uhe pursed his lips chrap sé a liopaí, d'fháisc sé a liopaí ar a chéile, theann sé a bhéal
INTRANSITIVEcrap verb  c m u

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