New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: cut off · spout off · dust off · post off · pour off · pull off · push off · shut off · bug off · buy off
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put off

1 (v + adv) switch off TRANSITIVEmúch verb  c m ucuir as PhrV  c m ucas as PhrV  c m ucas amach PhrV  c m uput off the light múch an solas, cuir as an solasput off the mains switch cas as an phríomhlasc 2 (v + adv) delay, defer TRANSITIVEcuir ar athlácuir siar  c m ucuir ar cairdethey put off the wedding chuir siad an bhainis ar athlá, chuir siad siar an bhainis
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3 (v + adv) deter, discourage TRANSITIVEcuir verb  c m uthe smell of smoke put me off smoking chuir boladh na toite ó chaitheamh tobac mé, d'iompaigh boladh na toite i gcoinne caitheamh tobac méthe prices put off the customers chuir na praghsanna na custaiméirí ó dhorasdon't be put off by excuses ná cuireadh leithscéalta as duit, ná cuireadh leithscéalta isteach ort, ná cuireadh leithscéalta lagmhisneach ortwe were put off by the lack of signs chuir an easpa comharthaí dá dtreoir sinn, chuir an easpa comharthaí amú muidthe traffic puts me off cycling in town ní maith liom bheith ag rothaíocht sa chathair de bharr na tráchta, cuireann an trácht sa chathair ó rothaíocht ansin médon't be put off going to the doctor ná bíodh drogall ort dul chuig an dochtúir, ná bíodh doicheall ort roimh dhul chuig an dochtúir 4 (v + adv) stall (sb) TRANSITIVEcuir ó dhorashe's trying to put me off tá sé ag iarraidh mé a chur ó dhoras, fáilte an doichill atá aige romham 5 (v + adv) repel, disgust TRANSITIVEcuir ó PhrV  c m usamhnas a chur ar VPdéistin a chur ar VPgráinigh verb  c m uthat fly put me off my meal chuir an chuileog sin ó mo bhéile mé, chuir an chuileog sin samhnas orm agus ní thiocfadh liom mo bhéile a ithe, ghlac mé consaeit le mo bhéile de bharr na cuileoige sindon't let appearances put you off ní hionann an cófra agus a lucht 6 (v + adv) drop (passenger) TRANSITIVElig amach  c m uscaoil amach  c m uhe put us off at the hotel lig sé amach muid ag an óstánhe was put off the bus cuireadh den bhus é 7 (v + adv) distract TRANSITIVEcuir as docuir isteach ar  c m ucuir amú  c m ucuir ar straehis singing puts the choir off cuireann a chuid amhránaíochta an cór amú, cuireann a chuid amhránaíochta an cór dá mbuillehe was trying to put me off my speech bhí sé ag iarraidh mé a chur amú i m'óráid, bhí sé ag iarraidh cur isteach orm le linn m'óráide to put sb off their stroke duine a chur dá bhuille, barrthuisle a bhaint as duine, feacadh a bhaint as duine to put sb off their stride duine a chur dá bhuille, duine a chur dá threoir, barrthuisle a bhaint as duine to put sb off the trail duine a chur dá threoir, cor a bhaint as duine to put sb off the scent duine a chur dá threoir, dallamullóg a chur ar dhuine 8 (v + adv) NAUT set sail INTRANSITIVEcuir chun farraige → see put

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