New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: sit by · slip in · slip up · slippy · slipway · stop by · slip away · slip mat · slip out · slippery
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slip by

1 (v + adv) (time, life) pass by INTRANSITIVEcaith verb  c m utéigh thart  c m uthe years are slipping by tá na blianta á gcaitheamh, tá na blianta ag dul thart 2 (v + adv) (opportunity) be lost INTRANSITIVEscaoil tharat  c m ucaill verb  c m uI let the opportunity slip by scaoil mé an deis tharam, níor thapaigh mé an deis → see slip