New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: soot up · shoot out · boot up · hook up · hot up · shift up · shore up · shove up · show up · shut up
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shoot up

1 (v + adv) child, plant: grow quickly INTRANSITIVEborr verb  c m uhe's shooting up tá borradh an éin ghé faoi, tá sé ag fás aníos go tapa, tá borrfhás faoithe beans shot up four centimetres bhorr na pónairí ceithre cheintiméadar, tháinig ceithre cheintiméadar ar na pónairí 2 (v + adv) rise upwards suddenly INTRANSITIVErop verb  c m uthe flames shot up léim na lasracha in airdetheir hands shot up in the air rop siad a lámha suas san aer
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3 (v + adv) prices, temperatures, etc INTRANSITIVEardaigh go géar 4 verb (v + adv) rise steeply by INTRANSITIVEardaigh go tobannunemployment has shot up 60% tá an dífhostaíocht ardaithe 60% go tobann, tá ardú tobann 60% tagtha ar an dífhostaíocht 5 (v + adv) informal inject oneself INTRANSITIVE & TRANSITIVEinsteall verb 6 (v + adv) subject to gunfire TRANSITIVElámhaigh verb  c m u → see shoot