New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: crust · rusty · trust · bust · dust · gust · just · lust · must · oust
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rust

1. noun on iron or steel2. noun HORT, BOT plant disease3. noun COL reddish brown colour4. verb develop rust5. verb cause (sth) to rust6. verb (of skill) fall into disuse7. verb cause (skill etc) to fall into disuse 1 noun on iron or steelmeirg fem2  c m uthere was rust on the metal bhí meirg ar an miotal 2 noun HORT, BOT plant diseasebruth ruasmoirt fem2giorta masc4  c m u
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3 noun COL reddish brown colourrua masc4  c m u 4 verb develop rust INTRANSITIVEmeirg a theacht armeirgigh verb  c m ucopper doesn't rust ní thagann meirg ar chopar 5 verb cause (sth) to rust TRANSITIVEmeirg a chur armeirgigh verb  c m uthe sea has rusted the gate tá an geata meirgithe ag an bhfarraige, tá meirg ar an ngeata de bharr na farraige 6 verb (of skill) fall into disuse INTRANSITIVEbheith meirgeachtéigh i ndearmadmy hurling skills have rusted tá meirg ar mo chuid scileanna iomána, tá mo chuid scileanna iomána éirithe meirgeach 7 verb cause (skill etc) to fall into disuse TRANSITIVEmeirg a theacht aréirigh meirgeach PhrVthe injury hasn't rusted her skills níor tháinig aon mheath ar a cuid scileanna de bharr an ghortaithe, ní dhearna an gortú aon dochar dá cuid scileanna