New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: threes · thrower · three · three- · thresh · throat · throb · throne · throng · throw
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throes

nounarraingeachato be in the throes of death bheith ag saothrú an bháis, bheith in arraingeacha an bháis, bheith i gcróilí an bháis, bheith sna croití deireanachashe's in the throes of childbirth tá tinneas clainne uirthi
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in the throes of sth

i lár rudai gceartlár rudathe country was in the throes of an economic crisis bhí an tír i gceartlár géarchéim eacnamaíochta, bhí géarchéim eacnamaíochta faoi lán seoil sa tírshe's in the throes of a divorce tá sí i lár colscartha

in the throes of passion

1 having sexit wasn't long before they were in the throes of passion ba ghearr go raibh siad i ngreim paiseanta ina chéile 2 (also

in the throes of love

) infatuatedthey were in the throes of love bhí siad faoi dhraíocht ag a chéile, bhí siad faoi gheasa ag a chéilehe's in the throes of passion for her tá sé splanctha ina diaidh, tá sé faoi gheasa aici, tá a chroí istigh inti, tá sé sa chiall is aigeanta aici

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