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ram

1. noun ZOOL, AGR sheep2. noun MIL of warship3. noun ENG pump or lifting machine 4. noun ENG plunger or piston5. verb forcefully put into place6. verb crash into sth
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1 noun ZOOL, AGR sheepreithe masc4  c m u 2 noun MIL of warshipreithe masc4  c m u
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3 noun ENG pump or lifting machine hydraulic ram reithe hiodrálach, caidéal hiodrálach 4 noun ENG plunger or pistonreithe masc4  c m uloine fem4  c m u 5 verb forcefully put into place TRANSITIVEa stone was rammed through the window cuireadh cloch tríd an bhfuinneogshe rammed the ball into the net bháigh sí an liathróid san eangach, chuir sí an liathróid go domhain san eangach 6 verb crash into sth
INTRANSITIVEbuail verb  c m uthe train rammed into the wall bhuail an traein isteach sa bhalla, bhuail an traein isteach faoin mballa
TRANSITIVEbuail verb  c m ubuail isteach ibuail faoi PhrV  c m uthe ship was rammed by the submarine bhuail an fomhuireán an long he rammed the other car bhuail sé isteach sa charr eile, bhuail sé faoin gcarr eile
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to ram sth down sb's throat

rud a shá siar i scornach duinerud a shá síos i sceadamán duinerud a bhrú siar i mbéal duine

to ram sth home

she rammed the argument home chuir sí an argóint abhaile