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stitch

1. noun CRAFT in sewing2. noun CRAFT in knitting, crochet3. noun style of sewing 4. noun CRAFT style of knitting 5. noun MED for wound6. noun MED sharp pain 7. verb CRAFT fabric etc 8. verb MED wound
phrases
1 noun CRAFT in sewinggreim masc3  c m uhe put a stitch in his coat chuir sé greim ina chóta 2 noun CRAFT in knitting, crochetlúb fem2  c m ushe dropped a stitch thit lúb uirthi
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3 noun style of sewing greim masc3  c m ubasic stitch greim bunaidhcomposite stitch greim cumaisc 4 noun CRAFT style of knitting lúb fem2  c m uplain stitch lúb shleamhainpurl stitch lúb iompaithe 5 noun MED for woundgreim masc3  c m uhe needed stitches b'éigean greamanna a chur annshe took the stitches out bhain sí na greamanna amach 6 noun MED sharp pain arraing fem2  c m ugreim masc3  c m usaighead fem2  c m uhe got a stitch bhuail arraing é, tháinig saighead ann 7 verb CRAFT fabric etc
TRANSITIVEfuaigh verb  c m uhe was stitching cloth bhí sé ag fuáil éadaigh
INTRANSITIVEfuaigh verb  c m ushe stitched with her left hand d'fhuaigh sí lena ciotóg
8 verb MED wound TRANSITIVEfuaigh verb  c m ugreamanna a chur ihis cut was stitched cuireadh greamanna ina ghearradh, fuadh a ghearradhshe got her head stitched cuireadh greamanna ina ceann, fuadh a ceann
phrases

a stitch in time

(also

a stitch in time saves nine

) an té nach gcuirfidh greim cuirfidh sé dhá ghreimcuir snaidhm nó caillfidh tú dhá ghreimní hé lá an chatha lá an chnuasaithe

to be in stitches

informalbheith sna trithíbheith lag ag gáireI was in stitches bhí mé sna trithí ag gáire, bhí mé lagaithe ag gáire, bhí mé ag pléascadh ag gáirehe had the crowd in stitches bhí an slua sna trithí aige, bhí an slua lagaithe ag gáire aige

not a stitch of sth

informal she didn't have a stitch of clothing on her ní raibh snáithe éadaigh uirthi, ní raibh luid uirthi, ní raibh stiall uirthi, ní raibh tointe éadaigh uirthi, ní raibh folach uirthihe never did a stitch of work ní dhearna sé pioc oibre riamh, ní dhearna sé ruainne oibre riamh, ní dhearna sé lá oibre riamh, níor ardaigh sé méar riamh

not to have a stitch on

he didn't have a stitch on ní raibh luid air, ní raibh folach air, ní raibh tointe air, ní raibh stiall air

to stitch sb a loaf

informal I stitched him a loaf thug mé leis an gceann dó é, thug mé leis an gcloigeann dó é

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