New English-Irish Dictionary
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shunt

1. verb send, move2. verb marginalise3. verb push forward4. verb TRANSP on railway5. noun by vehicle etc6. noun MED7. noun ELECTRIC 1 verb send, move TRANSITIVEwe were shunted into a queue cuireadh isteach i scuaine muidprisoners are shunted around bogtar príosúnaigh ó áit go háit 2 verb marginalise TRANSITIVEaistrigh verb  c m ubog verb  c m uto shunt sb duine a aistriú as an mbealach, duine a chaitheamh i gcártaíthey tried to shunt the manager aside rinne siad iarracht an bainisteoir a chur as an mbealach, rinne siad iarracht an ruaig a chur ar an mbainisteoirshe was shunted off to another job aistríodh chuig post eile í as an mbealachthe typewriter has been shunted into history tá an clóscríobhán caite i gcártaí anois, tá an clóscríobhán caite i dtraipisí anois
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3 verb push forward TRANSITIVEbrúigh chun tosaighthe van hit my car, shunting me into the wall bhuail an veain mo charrsa agus bhrúigh sí isteach sa bhalla mé 4 verb TRANSP on railway TRANSITIVE & INTRANSITIVEsiúnt verb 5 noun by vehicle etcbrú ón gcúlbuille ón gcúl 6 noun MEDsiúnt 7 noun ELECTRICseachród masc1  c m u