New English-Irish Dictionary
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slow up

1 (v + adv) reduce speed
INTRANSITIVEmoilligh verb  c m udo luas a laghdúthe bus slowed up mhoilligh an bus, laghdaigh an bus a luas
TRANSITIVEmoill a chur ar  c m umoilligh verb  c m uhe's slowing the group up tá sé ag cur moill ar an ngrúpathe fog slows up traffic cuireann an ceo moill ar an trácht, bíonn moill ar an trácht de bharr an cheo
2 (v + adv) take things slowly
INTRANSITIVEshe's slowing up as she gets older tá sí ag éirí croite leis an aois, tá sí ag lagú agus í ag dul in aois, tá an aois á bualadh
TRANSITIVEthe disease slowed him up mhoilligh an galar é, chuir an galar as dó, chuir an galar dá bhuille é
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