New English-Irish Dictionary
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sap

1. noun BOT in plants 2. noun vigour3. noun gullible person4. verb weaken (energy)5. verb diminish (supply) 1 noun BOT in plants masc4  c m u 2 noun literary vigoursponc masc1  c m ubrí fem4  c m uspriolladh masc1  c m uthe sap was rising in me bhí an fhuil ag coipeadh i mo chuislí, bhí rachmall do mo bhualadh
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3 noun informal gullible personamadán masc1  c m uleibide informal fem4  c m ubobarún informal masc1  c m usome poor sap who didn't know any better amadán bocht éigin nach raibh a fhios aige níos fearr 4 verb weaken (energy) TRANSITIVEsúigh verb  c m uit saps your strength súnn sé do neart, traochann sé thúmy enthusiasm was sapped by her nagging thráigh a cuid cnáimhseála mo dhíograis 5 verb diminish (supply) TRANSITIVEídigh verb  c m ucaith verb  c m uit saps the water supply ídíonn sé an soláthar uisce