New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: nag · sag · shag · slag · snap · snog · snug · stag · snack · snail
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snag

1. noun hitch, problem2. noun FISH obstruction3. noun on surface4. noun dead tree5. verb get caught (on sth)6. verb obtain7. verb vegetable: top and tail 1 noun hitch, problemfadhb fem2  c m ufabht masc4  c m ubac masc1  c m uwe hit a snag with the venue bhí fadhb againn leis an ionadsnag list liosta fabhtanna 2 noun FISH obstructionbac masc1  c m ustumpa masc4  c m uour oar got caught on a snag chuaigh an maide rámha i bhfostú i stumpa
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3 noun on surfaceI got snags on my jumper from barbed wire tarraingíodh snáitheanna i mo gheansaí ar shreang dheilgneachI cut my finger on a snag on the stairs ghearr mé mo mhéar ar scealp ar an staighre 4 noun dead treegrágán masc  c m u 5 verb get caught (on sth)
INTRANSITIVEtéigh i bhfostú ithe jacket snagged on the fence chuaigh an seaicéad i bhfostú san fhál
TRANSITIVEtéigh i bhfostú ithe wool gets snagged in the furze téann an olann i bhfostú san aiteann
6 verb informal (especially US) obtain TRANSITIVEtabhair leat  c m ufaigh verb  c m ugnóthaigh verb  c m ugreim a fháil arthe film snagged seven Oscars d'éirigh leis an scannán seacht nOscar a fháil 7 verb vegetable: top and tail TRANSITIVEscoith verb  c m uI spent the day snagging turnips chaith mé an lá ag scoitheadh tornapaí
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snag