New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: scours · scout · sour · scourer · scourge · succour · savour · scorer · -hour · amour
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scour

1. verb DIY saucepan, surface2. verb GEOL erode3. verb search 4. noun GEOL erosion5. noun GEOG channel, groove6. noun AGR, VET in livestock 1 verb DIY saucepan, surface TRANSITIVEsciúr verb  c m uhe had to scour the pots b'éigean dó na potaí a sciúradhshe'd scoured the floor until it was lovely and clean sciúr sí an t-urlár go dtí go raibh sé breá glan 2 verb GEOL erode TRANSITIVEcreim verb  c m usciúr verb  c m uthe wind scours the landscape here creimeann an ghaoth an tírdhreach anseo, caitheann an ghaoth an tírdhreach anseodon't use that, it scours the surface ná húsáid é sin, creimeann sé an dromchlathe river scoured the sides of the glen chreim an abhainn taobhanna an ghleanna
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3 verb search TRANSITIVEdianchuardaighransaigh verb  c m urescuers were scouring the area bhí lucht tarrthála ag dianchuardach an cheantairI'd been scouring the web for info bhí mé ag ransú an ghréasáin ar lorg eolais 4 noun GEOL erosioncreimeadh masc  c m usciúradh masc  c m utidal scour is caused by the sea an fharraige is cúis le creimeadh na taoide, an fharraige is cúis le sciúradh taoide 5 noun GEOG channel, groovesciúradh masc  c m udeán masc 6 noun (also scours, the scours) AGR, VET in livestockbuinneach  c m ubuar mascscaoing femsciodarnach fem2