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ski lift

noun TRANSPardaitheoir sciála

lift

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verb
1 verb pick up TRANSITIVEtóg verb  c m uardaigh verb  c m ucroch verb  c m uhe was lifted up off the ground tógadh den talamh é, crochadh den talamh éI lifted her high up in the air d'ardaigh mé suas go hard san aer íshe lifted the baby out of the chair thóg sí an páiste amach as an gcathaoir 2 verb SPOR pick up (a weight) TRANSITIVEtóg verb  c m uardaigh verb  c m ucroch verb  c m uhe was able to lift 140 kg bhí sé in ann 140 kg a chrochadh
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3 verb raise TRANSITIVEardaigh verb  c m ucroch verb  c m utóg in airdeshe lifted her arm high over her head d'ardaigh sí a lámh go hard os cionn a cinnhe lifted his glass to his lips d'ardaigh sé a ghloine go dtí a bhéal 4 verb SPOR win TRANSITIVEbuaigh verb  c m ugnóthaigh verb  c m ubain verb  c m uardaigh leat  c m uthey lifted the championship after a gap of ten years bhuaigh siad an chraobh tar éis bearna deich mbliana 5 verb remove, cancel TRANSITIVEdeireadh a chur lecuir ar cealbain verb  c m uthey lifted the ban on women members chuir siad deireadh leis an gcosc a bhí ar mhná a bheith ina mbaillthey announced the lifting of the ban on arms d'fhógair siad go raibh an cosc ar airm curtha ar ceal 6 verb MIL bring to an end TRANSITIVEdeireadh a chur letóg verb  c m uthe siege was lifted cuireadh deireadh leis an léigear, tógadh an léigear 7 verb remove TRANSITIVEbain de PhrV  c m utóg verb  c m ua load was lifted off my heart baineadh ualach de mo chroí, ualach de mo chroí a bhí ann 8 verb (of depression) to be removed INTRANSITIVEglan verb  c m uimigh verb  c m uhis depression lifted d'imigh an dúlagar a bhí air, scaip an lionn dubh a bhí air 9 verb disperse INTRANSITIVEglan verb  c m uimigh verb  c m uscaip verb  c m uthe mist lifted scaip an ceo 10 verb improve position TRANSITIVEthis win now lifts them to second place cuireann an bua seo sa dara háit anois iad, tá siad sa dara háit anois de bharr an bhua seofamilies are lifting themselves out of poverty tá teaghlaigh á dtarraingt féin amach as an mbochtaineacht 11 verb SPOR kick, hit etc (ball) TRANSITIVEardaigh verb  c m ubuail verb  c m u 12 verb boost (morale etc)
TRANSITIVEardaigh verb  c m utóg verb  c m uthe music lifted my spirit chuir an ceol ardú meanman orm, thóg an ceol mo chroí
INTRANSITIVEardaigh verb  c m utóg verb  c m umy spirits lifted when I reached the sea d'ardaigh mo chroí nuair a bhain mé an fharraige amach, thóg sé mo chroí nuair a shroich mé an fharraige
13 verb especially MIL transport by air/sea TRANSITIVEiompair verb  c m uaistrigh verb  c m uthe troops were lifted to the border iompraíodh na trúpaí go dtí an teorainn 14 verb HORT dig up TRANSITIVEbain verb  c m ushe was lifting potatoes bhí sí ag baint prátaí 15 verb TRANSP remove TRANSITIVEbain aníos  c m uardaigh verb  c m u 16 verb steal informal TRANSITIVEgoid verb  c m usciob verb  c m uardaigh leat  c m u 17 verb plagiarise informal TRANSITIVEbradaíl a dhéanamhgoid verb  c m uhe lifted passages from another book thóg sé sleachta as leabhar eile 18 verb arrest informal TRANSITIVEtóg verb  c m ugabh verb  c m uI got lifted by the police thóg na Gardaí mé, ghabh na Gardaí mé
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19 noun of picking upardú masc  c m ucrochadh masc  c m uI'll just give you a lift with these pots tabharfaidh mé lámh duit leis na potaí sin 20 noun DANC of picking up partnerardú masc  c m ucrochadh masc  c m u 21 noun SPOR of weightardú masc  c m utógáil fem3  c m ucrochadh masc  c m uhis final lift broke the previous record sháraigh sé an churiarracht a bhí ann roimhe leis an ardú deireanach aige 22 noun raising sthardú masc  c m ucrochadh masc  c m ustart with leg lifts tosaigh le hardú na gcos 23 noun elevatorardaitheoir masc3  c m upassenger lift ardaitheoir do phaisinéirí 24 (also ski lift) noun for skiersardaitheoir sciála 25 noun hoisting/winching deviceardaitheoir masc3  c m uwheelchair lift ardaitheoir cathaoireacha rothaí 26 noun MIL bringing to an endthe lifting of the siege was finally agreed aontaíodh faoi dheireadh go gcuirfí deireadh leis an léigear, aontaíodh faoi dheireadh go dtógfaí an léigear 27 noun boost, enhancementardú meanman  c m utógáil croí  c m uwinning the match gave us a real lift ba mhór an tógáil croí dúinn an cluiche a bhuachan 28 noun especially AERO boost to heightardú masc  c m u 29 noun especially MIL moving by air, seaaistriú masc  c m uthe troop lifts took place throughout the week bhíothas ag aistriú trúpaí i rith na seachtaine 30 noun as passenger, hitchhiker etcsíob fem  c m umarcaíocht fem3  c m ubealach masc1  c m ushe gave me a lift to school thug sí síob dom go dtí an scoilI hitched a lift home chuaigh mé abhaile ar an ordóg
phrases

to lift your/the elbow

informal, euphemistic , humorous bheith tugtha don diúgadhdúil a bheith sa ól agat

to not to lift a finger

(also

not lift a hand

) she didn't lift a finger to help him níor thug sí cúnamh ar bith dó, níor chabhraigh sí leis beag ná mór, ní dhearna sí lán a boise air

to lift the lid on sth

rud a nochtadhan cat a ligean as an mála

to lift the veil

rud a nochtadhan fhírinne a insint