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red

adjective
noun
phrases
adjective
1 adjective COL colourdearg adj1  c m uit's red tá sé dearg, tá dath dearg airit turned red tháinig dath dearg air, d'éirigh sé dearghe wore a red tie bhí carbhat dearg airas red as roses chomh dearg leis an rós, ar dhath an róis 2 adjective COL colour of hairrua adj3  c m uthey have red hair tá gruaig rua orthu, tá siad ruathe dog has a red coat tá fionnadh rua ar an madrashe dyed her hair red chuir sí dath rua ina cuid gruaige
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3 adjective flushed with emotiondearg adj1  c m ulasta adj1  c m uher face is red tá a haghaidh dearg, tá a haghaidh lastahe turned red with embarrassment las a aghaidh le náire, dhearg sé le náire she went red in the face d'éirigh sí dearg san aghaidh, las a haghaidh, dhearg síI went completely red dhearg mé go bun na gcluas, las mé go dtí an dá chluas 4 (also Red) adjective POL, pejorative communist, socialistdearg pejorative adj1  c m u better red than dead is fearr bheith dearg ná searg 5 adjective winedearg adj1  c m u 6 adjective BOT, FOOD fruitdearg adj1  c m ured apples úlla deargared grapes fíonchaora dearga
noun
7 noun COL colourdearg masc1  c m ushe was wearing red dearg a bhí á chaitheamh aici, éadaí dearga a bhí uirthiI don't like that red ní maith liom an dearg sin 8 noun COL colour of hairrua masc4  c m uyou can see the red and grey in her hair tá an rua agus an liath le feiceáil ina cuid gruaige 9 noun GAMES ball in snooker, billiardsdearg masc1  c m u 10 (also Red) noun POL, pejorative communist, socialistdeargach pejorative masc1  c m u 11 noun DRINK winefíon dearg  c m ua glass of red gloine fíon dearg
phrases

a red rag to a bull

it was like a red rag to a bull to them chuir sé cuthach orthu, chuir sé ar deargbhuile iad, chuir sé ar mire glan iad

as red as a beetroot

(also

red as a beetroot

, as red as a beet

US) he was as red as a beetroot bhí sé dearg go bun na gcluas, bhí sé lasta ó chluas go cluas

red sky at night, shepherds delight; red sky in the morning, shepherds warning

proverb proverbspéir dhearg thoir, báisteach go buan; spéir dhearg thiar, gealach is grian

to see red

1 become very angryhe saw red bhí sé le ceangal, chuaigh sé ar mire, chuaigh sé le báiní, chaill sé an cloigeann, chaill sé an bloc 2 SOCC be sent off the pitchtwo players saw red cuireadh beirt imreoirí den pháirc, díbríodh beirt imreoirí den pháirc, tugadh cárta dearg do bheirt imreoirí

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