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slash

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1 verb prices, costs etc COMM, FIN TRANSITIVEgearr go mórthey've had their pensions slashed gearradh a gcuid pinsean go mórinterest rates have been slashed to 2% gearradh rátaí úis go 2%, leagadh rátaí úis go 2%they tried to slash waiting lists rinne siad iarracht liostaí feithimh a laghdú go mórthe budgets have been slashed rinneadh sceanach ar na buiséid 2 verb cut especially with violence TRANSITIVEgearr verb  c m uhe slashed my face with a knife ghearr sé m'aghaidh le scian, rinne sé sceanach ar m'aghaidhthey slashed each other rinne siad sceanach ar a chéile
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3 noun woundgearradh masc  c m ulorg gearrthaslais fem  c m uhe had a slash across the face bhí lorg gearrtha trasna ar a aghaidh 4 noun opening in garment FASHbearna fem4  c m uscoradh masc  c m ushe wore a dress with a slash down the back bhí gúna uirthi a raibh bearna ina dhroim, bhí gúna uirthi a nocht cuid dá droim 5 noun incision scoradh masc  c m ugearradh masc  c m umake three slashes on the skin gearr trí scoradh ar an gcraiceann, scor an craiceann faoi thrí 6 noun quick cutting movementgearradh masc  c m uscoradh masc  c m uslais fem  c m u 7 noun colourful stripestríoc fem2síog fem  c m u 8 noun keystroke in punctuationslais fem  c m ubackward slash cúlslais 9 noun act of reducingciorrú masc  c m ugearradh masc  c m uthe slash in salaries will cause anxiety is údar imní an ciorrú ar thuarastail, imní an toradh a bheidh ar chiorrú na dtuarastal 10 noun act of urinating very informalmún masc1  c m ufual masc1  c m uI need a slash tá mo mhún agam
phrases

to slash your wrist

caol do láimhe a ghearradhdo rosta a ghearradhshe slashed her wrists ghearr sí a rostaí

to slash your way through

they slashed their way through the forest ghearr siad a mbealach tríd an bhforais