New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: tackler · cackle · tickle · crackle · hackles · shackle · tactile · tickled · trickle · ankle
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tackle

verb
noun
verb
1 verb handle problem etc TRANSITIVEtéigh i ngleic ledéileáil le PhrV  c m utabhair faoi PhrV  c m u to tackle sth head on dul i ngleic le rud láithreachthey're tackling a forest fire tá siad ag dul i ngleic le tine foraoise, tá siad ag iarraidh tine foraoise a mhúchadh 2 verb approach enthusiastically TRANSITIVEtabhair faoi PhrV  c m utéigh i ngleic le
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3 verb confront sb TRANSITIVEaghaidh a thabhairt ar  c m utabhair faoi PhrV  c m uI tackled him about the money thug mé faoi mar gheall ar an airgead, cheistigh mé é faoin airgead 4 verb SPOR try to take ball from opponent
TRANSITIVEtaicleáil verb  c m utéigh i ngleic le
INTRANSITIVEtaicleáil verb  c m u
5 verb SPOR try to bring opponent to ground
TRANSITIVEgreamaigh verb  c m utaicleáil verb  c m u
INTRANSITIVEgreamaigh verb  c m utaicleáil verb  c m u
6 verb get hold of sb TRANSITIVEgreamaigh verb  c m utaicleáil verb  c m u to tackle sb to the ground duine a leagan, duine a thabhairt le talamh, taicleáil go talamh
noun
7 noun SPOR attempt to take ball from opponenttaicil masc4  c m utaicleáil  c m ufull tackle lántaiciltwo-man tackle taicil beirte 8 noun SPOR attempt to bring opponent to groundgreamú masc  c m utaicil masc4  c m u 9 noun especially FISH equipmenttrealamh masc1  c m ufearas masc1  c m ugléas masc1  c m u 10 noun especially SAIL, CONSTR ropes and blockstácla masc4  c m ulifting tackle tácla ardaithe 11 noun informal male genitalsfearas informal masc1  c m utácla informal masc4  c m u

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