New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: skimp · kip · ship · sip · ski · skid · skim · skin · skit · slip
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skip

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verb
1 verb move with light bouncy steps INTRANSITIVEléim thartdamhsaigh thartto skip with joy bheith ag léimneach thart le háthas, bheith ag princeam le háthashe skipped down the hill síos an cnoc leis go haerach, bhí coiscéim éadrom leis ag dul síos an cnoc 2 verb make a single light move INTRANSITIVEto skip to one side léim a thabhairt i leataobh
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3 verb of game, exercise INTRANSITIVEscipeáil verb  c m u 4 verb jump over lightly TRANSITIVEtéigh de léim tharwe skipped the puddles chuamar de léim thar na slodáin, chaitheamar na locháin de léim 5 verb skim
INTRANSITIVEscinn verb  c m uthe ball skipped into the lake scinn an liathróid isteach sa loch
TRANSITIVEcuir ag scinneadhhe skipped stones across the water chuir sé clocha ag scinneadh ar bharr an uisce, bhí sé ag déanamh sciotar uisce, bhí sé ag déanamh sciotairíní
6 verb go from one thing to another INTRANSITIVEléim verb  c m uskip to chapter one léim ar aghaidh chuig caibidil a haonthey skip from one story to another léimeann siad ó scéal go scéalshe skipped over half the book léim sí leath an leabhair 7 verb jump (of pages, heartbeat etc) TRANSITIVEléim verb  c m uhe skipped the first two pages léim sé an chéad dá leathanach, níor bhac sé leis an gcéad dá leathanachmy heart skipped a beat phreab mo chroí, léim mo chroí 8 verb not bother with TRANSITIVEshe skips breakfast ní bhacann sí le bricfeasta a ithe he skipped school d'fhan sé ón scoil, bhí sé ag múitseáil ón scoil, bhí lá faoin tor aigeto skip a lesson rang a chailleadh 9 verb make a flying visit; run off
INTRANSITIVEruaig a thabhairtsciuird a thabhairtI skipped up to Dublin yesterday thug mé ruaig ar Bhaile Átha Cliath inné
TRANSITIVEshe skipped the country d'éalaigh sí as an tírhe skipped town with another woman d'imigh sé leis le bean eile
10 verb SPOR be captain TRANSITIVEbheith i do chaptaen ar
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11 noun light bouncy movementléim fem2  c m upreab fem2  c m ufoléim fem  c m u 12 noun act of jumping over a ropescipeáil  c m utéadléimneach fem2  c m u 13 noun containerscipe bruscair 14 noun IND cage for lifting people, thingsciseán masc1  c m u 15 noun SPOR team captaincaptaen masc1
phrases

to skip it

informalcan we just skip it? fágaimis uainn é mar scéal, déan scéal thairis de