New English-Irish Dictionary
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rotten

1. adjective decayed2. adjective unpleasant, unkind3. adjective very bad4. adjective not skilled or competent5. adjective (of system) bad or corrupt6. adjective used for showing anger7. adverb a lot
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1 adjective decayedlofa  c m urotten eggs uibheacha lofathe hay will go rotten lobhfaidh an féar 2 adjective informal unpleasant, unkindgránna adj3  c m udroch-he was a rotten person duine gránna a bhí ann, droch-cheann a bhí annit was a rotten thing for him to do ba ghránna an rud a rinne sé, ba shuarach an mhaise dó é
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3 adjective informal very baddroch-millteanach adj1  c m uuafásach adj1  c m uainnis adj1  c m uwe had rotten weather bhí an aimsir uafásach, bhí an-drochaimsir againn, bhí an aimsir go hainnishe had rotten luck bhí an mí-ádh glan air, bhí an deargmhí-ádh air 4 adjective informal not skilled or competentdroch-dona adj3  c m umillteanach adj1  c m uuafásach adj1  c m uhe's a rotten actor an-drochaisteoir atá ann, aisteoir millteanach atá ann, níl cuma ná caoi air mar aisteoir 5 adjective (of system) bad or corruptlofa  c m uthe system is totally rotten tá an córas lofa ó bhonn, tá an córas ar fad lofa 6 adjective informal used for showing angersuarach adj1  c m uhe lost by one rotten vote chaill sé le vóta suarach amháinI'm sick of this rotten job tá mé bréan den phost suarach seo, tá mé tinn den diabhal post seo, tá mé tinn tuirseach den deamhan poist seo 7 adverb very informal a lotthat child is spoilt rotten tá an páiste sin an-mhillte go deo
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to feel rotten

informal 1 feel illI feel rotten airím go holc, mothaím go hainnis, níl mé ar fónamh ar chor ar bith 2 feel unhappy or guiltyhe felt rotten about not telling her mhothaigh sé ciontach nár inis sé di é, d'airigh sé go holc nár inis sé di é

rotten to the core

1 completely bad, corrupt etclofa go smiorthe process is rotten to the core tá an próiseas lofa go smior, tá an próiseas lofa ó bhonn 2 completely decayedlofa ar fadthe tree is rotten to the core tá an crann ar fad lofa

something rotten

informal he screwed up something rotten rinne sé cocstí de, rinne sé praiseach cheart chríochnaithe de, rinne sé brachán dehe fancies her something rotten tá sé craiceáilte ina diaidh, tá dúil bhocht aige inti, tá sé splanctha ceart ina diaidh, tá sé sa chiall is aigeanta aici