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sock

1. noun CLOTH piece of clothing2. noun on leg of animal3. noun blow4. verb hit5. verb charge
phrases
1 noun CLOTH piece of clothingstoca masc4  c m uput your socks on cuir ort do chuid stocaí a pair of socks péire stocaícotton socks stocaí cadáissport socks stocaí spóirt 2 noun on leg of animalstoca masc4  c m u
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3 noun informal blowclabhta masc4  c m uleadóg fem2  c m upaltóg fem2  c m u 4 verb informal hit TRANSITIVEclabhta a bhualadh arpaltóg a bhualadh arhe socked him on the jaw bhuail sé clabhta faoin ngiall air 5 verb informal charge TRANSITIVEthey socked her with a fine bhuail siad fíneáil uirthi
phrases

to blow sb's socks off

(also

to knock sb's socks off

) informaldul i bhfeidhm go mór ar dhuinedul go mór i gcion ar dhuine

to knock the socks off sb/sth

informalduine/rud a bhualadh caochbheith i bhfad Éireann níos fearr ná duine/rudhurling knocks the socks off the other sports buaileann an iománaíocht na spóirt eile caoch, tá an iomáint i bhfad Éireann níos fearr ná na spóirt eile

to pull your socks up

bealadh a chur faoi d'ioscaidíneartú ar na maidí

to put a sock in it

informaldo chlab a dhúnadhdo bhéal a éisteachtput a sock in it! dún do chlab!, éist do bhéal!, cuir fód ann!

to run your socks off

(also

to work your socks off

) informalthe lads ran their socks off rinne na leaideanna a seacht ndícheall, rinne na leaideanna sáriarrachthe's working his socks off tá sé á mharú féin ag obair, tá sé ag obair ar a mhíle dícheall

to sock it to sb

informalé a thabhairt tiubh te do dhuinean diabhal a thabhairt le hithe do dhuineé a thabhairt in ainm an diabhail do dhuine sock it to 'em! tabhair an diabhal le hithe dóibh!, leag orthu!, ná spáráil orthu é!

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