New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: skirts · shirt · skint · skit · squirt · skirting · dirt · flirt · kilt · kirk
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skirt

1. noun CLOTH item of clothing2. noun CLOTH part of dress or coat3. noun covering for machine, vehicle etc4. noun women5. noun FOOD meat6. noun flap on saddle7. verb go around the edge of8. verb avoid talking about 1 noun CLOTH item of clothingsciorta masc4  c m ushe's wearing a knee-length skirt tá sciorta glúine uirthi full skirt sciorta fairsing pleated skirt sciorta pléatáilte straight skirt sciorta díreach 2 noun (also skirts) CLOTH part of dress or coatíochtar masc1  c m ubinn fem2  c m usciortaíthe skirt of his coat was torn bhí íochtar a chóta stróicthe
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3 noun covering for machine, vehicle etcsciorta masc4  c m u 4 noun informal, offensive womenall he wanted to do was chase skirt ní raibh uaidhsean ach dul sa tóir ar mhná 5 noun FOOD meatíochtar an chliatháin 6 noun flap on saddlesciorta masc4  c m u 7 verb (also skirt around, skirt round) go around the edge of TRANSITIVEtéigh thart letéigh timpeall arthey skirted the coast chuaigh siad thart leis an gcladachwe skirted around the edge of the village chuamar thart le himeall an tsráidbhailea path skirts the site tá cosán ag dul thart le himeall an tsuímh 8 verb (also skirt around, skirt round) avoid talking about TRANSITIVEseachain verb  c m uthey can't skirt the issue ní féidir leo an cheist a sheachaint, caithfidh siad aghaidh a thabhairt ar an gceist

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