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sneeze

1 verb INTRANSITIVEsraoth a ligeansraoth a dhéanamhshe sneezed lig sí sraoth, rinne sí sraoth, chuir sí sraoth aistihe was sneezing for ten minutes bhí sé ag sraothartach ar feadh deich nóiméad 2 nounsraoth masc3
phrasal verbs

sneeze at

(v + prep) TRANSITIVEshe sneezed at what I said níor shíl sí mórán de mo chuid cainte, is beag a cheap sí de mo chuid cainte, ba bheag é a meas ar mo chuid cainte
phrases

not to be sneezed at

(also

nothing to sneeze at

) 1 (of sth) worth acceptingthat's nothing to be sneezed at ní haon dóithín é sin, níl caill ar bith air sin 2 (of sth) impressivethat money's not to be sneezed at níl caill ar bith ar an airgead sin, ní suarach an méid airgid é sin

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