New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: award · sward · bard · card · hard · lard · wand · war · ware · warm
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ward

1 noun section of hospitalbarda masc4  c m uhe was admitted to the children's ward fuair sé leaba i mbarda na leanaíhospital ward barda ospidéilmaternity ward barda máithreachaisward nurse altra barda 2 noun POL electoral divisionbarda masc4  c m uelectoral ward toghbharda
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3 noun LAW person in care of guardiancoimircí masc4  c m uward of court coimircí cúirte
phrasal verbs

ward off

(v + prep) TRANSITIVEcoisc verb  c m ucuir díot  c m ugarlic is said to ward off midges deirtear go gcosnaíonn gairleog ar mhíoltóga thúto ward off a cold slaghdán a choscto ward off criticism cáineadh a chur díot, cáineadh a sheachaint