New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: staunchly · launch · paunch · stance · starch · relaunch · brunch · bunch · crunch · hunch
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staunch

1 adjective loyaldílis adj1  c m udiongbháilte adj3he's a staunch liberal liobrálach diongbháilte is ea éthanks to their staunch support for the school a bhuí lena dtacaíocht dhílis don scoila staunch friend cara dílis, cara buan 2 verb stop blood etc TRANSITIVEcoisc verb  c m ustop verb  c m ushe tried to staunch the bleeding rinne sí iarracht an fhuil a chosc 3 verb stop sth happening TRANSITIVEcoisc verb  c m ustop verb  c m uit staunched the flow of emigration chuir sé cosc le sruth na heisimirce